23 Literacy Day Competition (pg 2) – object

What object was used?

As evidence the Gardai kept 3 objects in a blue, green and red box for forensic examination.  According to chief detective Madden’s notes the heaviest object was used to break the lamp. Your job is to decipher which object was used from the clues below.

  • The blue box holds a book
  • The green box holds a hammer
  • The red box holds a microscope

The red box is lighter than the green one.
Two blue boxes weigh the same as the green and red ones combined.

When you’ve worked out which object was used and to continue to find out which room the culprit hid the object, click the link below and type your answer in the password field (note the answer will be one of these words: book, hammer or microscope)