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    I need help in coming up with an ansewr to this problem...it is VERY confusing..can you please help me.

    Four men and four women are shipwrecked on a desert island. Eventually each one falls in love with one another, and is himself loved by one person. John falls in love with a girl who is, unfortunately, in love with Jim. Arthur loves a girl who loves the man who loves Ellen. Mary is loved by the man who is loved by the girl who is loved by Bruce. Gloria hates bruce and is hated by the man whom Hazel loves. Who loves Arthur?

    I tried doing a matrix but its not working for me.

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    This is an interesting problem:
    What kind of drawing would you use? Does a chain help?
    Use a drawing. Put the names into the circles, separate the genders, one man, one woman; Fixed ones: ...

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    Critical thinking problem is solved.