N: Número: 2 Data: April 7, 2020 Llengua: English
2. Playing the Nintendo Switch
Difficulty: 15-17 years


Since Laura is getting bored by the lockdown, she plays with the Nintendo Switch every day for a while.
No game was played in the same place, nor at the same time of day and each game session lasted different from the others.
Could you discover at what times of the day the shortest and longest game sessions were played? Do you know which video game was played at noon?


  • Places: Living room, Laura's bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom and Isona's bedroom.
  • Video games: Animal Crossing, Stardew Valley, Mario Odyssey, Let’s Sing and Breath of the Wild.
  • Times of the day: Morning, Noon, Afternoon, Evening and Night.
  • Durations: 10 minutes, 20 minutes, 30 minutes, 40 minutes and 50 minutes.


  1. Laura played the console in her own bedroom and it was either the longest game session, or the shortest.
  2. The morning game session lasted exactly 10 minutes longer than the evening game session.
  3. Mario Odyssey's game session was neither the 30 minute long nor the 50 minute long.
  4. Laura was in the bedroom of her sister Isona in the evening. At that time, she did not play Breath of the Wild but another game.
  5. In the afternoon she played on the living room couch.
  6. Laura was braiding her hair in front of a bathroom mirror while playing Animal Crossing, but it wasn't in the morning nor at the evening.
  7. The Stardew Valley game session lasted 20 minutes, and Mario Odyssey's was played in the morning.
  8. At noon, Animal Crossing was neither played nor the game lasted 50 minutes.
Utilitza aquesta taula per ajudar-te a resoldre el puzzle:
Places Video games Times of the day Durations
Living room
Laura's bedroom
Isona's bedroom