How many times does the long hand of the clock pass the short hand between midnight one day and midnight the following day? As both hands are together at the starting time of midnight this does not count as a pass.
Picture three boxes containing fruit. The first box is marked peaches, the second is marked oranges, and the third box is marked peaches and oranges. Each of the boxes is labeled incorrectly. How could you label each box correctly if you were allowed to select only one fruit from one of the boxes?
Gazing up at the portrait hung over the fireplace in his drawing room his lordship remarked:
If your in a room with no windows, no doors, everything made of cement besides in the room a mirror and a table. how would you get out?
What have these words in common?
This man was on death row and only family members could see him this man walks up to the gaurd and says "Brothers and sisters have I none" but this mans father is my fathers son The gaurd let him in How is he related?
What is the value of 1/2 of 2/3 of 3/4 of 4/5 of 5/6 of 6/7 of 7/8 of 8/9 of 9/10 of 1,000?
How can you hold a piece of string, one end in each hand, and tie a knot in the string with out letting go of either end?
When is the best time to have lunch?
In olden days, the student of logic was given this problem: If half of 5 were 3, what would one-third of 10 be?
What is the next number in the sequence? 3,3,5,4,4,_
Find four numbers, the sum of which is 45, so that if 2 is added to the first number, 2 is subtracted from the second number, the third number is multiplied by 2 and the fourth number is divided by 2, then the four numbers so produced are all the same. What are the four numbers?