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Famous Riddles

Top 5 Famous Riddles

Famous Riddle 1 : Challenging Riddle
Difficulty ★★★★☆    


Outside a room there are three light switches. One of switch is connected to a light bulb inside the room.
Each of the three switches can be either 'ON' or 'OFF'.

You are allowed to set each switch the way you want it and then enter the room(note: you can enter the room only once)

Your task is to then determine which switch controls the bulb ??

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Famous Riddle 2 : Famous Elevator Riddle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     



A man who lives on the tenth floor takes the elevator down to the first floor every morning and goes to work. In the evening, when he comes back; on a rainy day, or if there are other people in the elevator, he goes to his floor directly. Otherwise, he goes to the seventh floor and walks up three flights of stairs to his apartment.
Can you explain why?

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Famous Riddle 3 : Friday The 13th Riddle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     



Many people would think Friday the 13th will be an unlucky day. Is it possible that there is no Friday on 13th through the whole year? How many Fridays at 13th can we have in a year at most? Can you calculate it out?

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Famous Riddle 4 : Engineer Physicist Mathematician puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     



A farmer challenges an engineer, a physicist, and a mathematician to fence off the largest amount of area using the least amount of fence.

The engineer made his fence in a circle and said it was the most efficient.

The physicist made a long line and said that the length was infinite. Then he said that fencing half of the Earth was the best.

The mathematician laughed at the others and with his design, beat the others. What did he do?

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Famous Riddle 5 : Professor Riddle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     



A professor thinks of two consecutive numbers between 1 and 10.
'A' knows the 1st number and 'B' knows the second number

A: I do not know your number.
B: Neither do I know your number.
A: Now I know.

There are four solution for this.What are they ??

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Bonus Riddle : sherlock Riddle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     


A wife and her husband were driving in their car on the highway. All of a sudden, they ran out of gas. So the husband said to the wife, 'Now, you stay here. I will go down the highway to the nearest gas station, and I will be about 1 hour. Just listen to the radio and read some books, and remember to lock all the windows and doors. I will leave the keys with you.' So, off the husband went, and the wife first locked ALL the windows and doors. Next, she turned on the radio, and this is what she heard on the news report:
'THERE IS A MURDERER ON THE LOOSE. HE WAS LAST SEEN ON THE HIGHWAY, WEARING ALL BLACK, ABOUT 5 FOOT 11 INCHES. PLEASE, BE AWARE AND CONTACT THE POLICE IMMEDIATELY.' The wife got very scared. She turned off the radio and double checked the locked doors. Then she saw the murderer, only a couple feet away from the car. An hour later, the husband returned to his car. Inside the car, his wife was DEAD, she had been murdered. All the windows were still locked, and the doors. No windows were broken, and the car was in PERFECT condition. No scratches or anything, it was the same way as when he left it. How did the murderer kill the wife?Yo dont need to be sherlock holmes to solve this ??

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Last Updated:2011-08-27

14 comments:

  1. the murdurer was the huband
    or the murderer was the ghost of houdini

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  2. she stabbed herself in the eye and ate the key and choked to death

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  3. The car was a convertable

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  4. the wife had a heart attack

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  5. the wife was outside the car when the murderer came.after killing the wife murderer kept her in the car and locked the car as before

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  6. he plugged the exhaust and she died of carbon monoxide poisionng

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  8. The car has no roof

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  9. I need to cut a cake into 8 pieces with three cuts. How do i do it?

    A=Chop cake in quaters the turn it on its side and chop it in the middle.:-)

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  10. wow i luv these riddles especially the one wher i didnt understand it at all :)

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  11. She suffocated????

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  12. the car was a convertable

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