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Crack The Code Puzzle

Crack The Code Puzzle - 31 January

During a secret mission, an agent gave the following code to the higher authorities

However the information is in one word only and the rest are fake. To assist the authorities in understanding better, he also sent them a clue – If I tell you any one character of the code, you can easily find out the number of vowels in the code word.

Can you find out the code word?

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  1. Yes, answer is DUE.. coz if he will tell 'U' then only he can tell the no. of vowels uniquely. Since all other vowels are repeated in other words as well.

  2. TIE is the right answer i m 100 % sure

    1. But how you got this answer, please explain??

    2. bz, if T is the char given then you key word may contain 2 vowels( TIE - 2 vowels, OAT - 2 vowels ), similarly for I and E we can be certain that key contains 2 vowels, that is not true for other words.

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  4. The code word is TIE.

    Suppose if you are told a character of MOD, then you can’t identify if the number of vowels are one or two. Suppose that the character you are told of is M, then you can associate two words with it i.e. AIM (that has two vowels) and MOD (that has 1 vowel). You can say the same regarding other characters O and D as well.

    Thus all those words that comprises of M, O or D in them can be ruled out. This points us to TIE. If you check with the characters of TIE, you will agree that it stands true for each of the characters of the word. Thus this is the code word.