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Laureen is talking with Humphrey: "if the weather is good on Sunday I will go to the horse races. I will also bring my friend Sam with me, if he feels ok". on Sunday afternoon Humphrey meets Laureen in town.

which is true?
a) Sam is not well
b) It is raining and Sam is not well
c) It is good weather, but Sam didn't want to go to the horse races
d) It is good weather, but Sam isn't well
e) It is raining

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  • $\begingroup$ Are the horse races "in town"? Is raining "not good weather"? $\endgroup$ – LeppyR64 Jul 11 '16 at 10:55
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    $\begingroup$ Welcome to Puzzling! This is not a site for your homework. $\endgroup$ – Deusovi Jul 11 '16 at 10:59
  • $\begingroup$ @Deusovi This is not my homework $\endgroup$ – user26302 Jul 11 '16 at 11:02
  • $\begingroup$ @user26302: In any case, if it's copied from somewhere, you must give credit. $\endgroup$ – Deusovi Jul 11 '16 at 11:03
  • $\begingroup$ @Deusovi what is the credit? $\endgroup$ – user26302 Jul 11 '16 at 11:04
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Humphrey

is not at the races.

Therefore,

It is not "good weather".

Therefore,

e) it is raining.

Additional Notes:

Humphrey being at the races was not conditional on Sam's health. Sam may be well, he may not, that's not known however.

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