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**3 Box Puzzle**

There are 3 boxes, exactly one of which has a car.

You can keep the car if you pick the correct box!

On each box there is a statement,

exactly one of which is true.

Box 1 : The car is in this box.

Box 2 : The car is not in this box.

Box 3 : The car is not in box 1.

Which box has the car ?

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**Answer : The car is in Box 2**

**Explanation :**Exactly one statement is true. So Suppose,

Box 1 statment is true, then Box 2 statment also becomes true.

Suppose Box 2 statement is true then either Box 1 will be true or Box 3 will be true too.

Suppose Box 3 statement has to be true.

So by the true statment of Box 3, we know that,

car is not in Box 1 and statement of Box 2 is also considered false so car is not in Box 3.

So car has to be in Box 2.

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