Logical - Zebra puzzle

The zebra puzzle is a well-known logic puzzle. Many versions of the puzzle exist, including a version published in Life International magazine on December 17, 1962.

In the interest of clarity, it must be added that each of the five houses is painted a different color, and their inhabitants are of different national extractions, own different pets, drink different beverages and smoke different brands of American cigarets [sic]. One other thing: in statement 6, right means your right.

  1. There are five houses.
  2. The Englishman lives in the red house.
  3. The Spaniard owns the dog.
  4. Coffee is drunk in the green house.
  5. The Ukrainian drinks tea.
  6. The green house is immediately to the right of the ivory house.
  7. The sculptor owns snails.
  8. The diplomat lives in the yellow house.
  9. Milk is drunk in the middle house.
  10. The Norwegian lives in the first house.
  11. The physician lives in the house next to the man with the fox.
  12. The diplomat owns the house next to the house where the horse is kept.
  13. The violinist drinks orange juice.
  14. The Japanese is acrobat.
  15. The Norwegian lives next to the blue house.
  16. Now, who drinks water? Who owns the zebra?
House12345
ColorYellowBlueRedIvoryGreen
NationalityNorwegianUkrainianEnglishmanSpaniardJapanese
DrinkWaterTeaMilkOrange juiceCoffee
Occupationdiplomatphysiciansculptorviolinistacrobat
PetFoxHorseSnailsDogZebra