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Youngest Age Puzzle

Youngest Age Puzzle - 31 March

Kareena is older than Katrina and younger than Karishma. Isabelle is younger than Bipasha and Karishma. Bipasha is older than Karishma. If Kareena and Isabelle are the same age, who's youngest?

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Childhood Riddle

Childhood Riddle
Childhood Riddle - 30 March

What's the only room from which no one can enter or leave

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Joke Riddle

Joke Riddle
Joke Riddle - 29 March

Why did the boy throw the butter out of the window?

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Half Full Or Half Empty Riddle

Half Full Or Half Empty Riddle
Half Full Or Half Empty Riddle - 28 March

There is a barrel with no lid and some wine in it. 'This barrel of wine is more than half full,' said Curly. 'No it's not,' says Mo. 'It's less than half full.' Without any measuring implements and without removing any wine from the barrel, how can they easily determine who is correct?

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Maths Number Puzzle

Maths Number Puzzle - 27 March

Can you make four (4) nines (9) equal 100 ?

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Teacher Riddle

Teacher Riddle - 26 March

After teaching his class all about roman numerals (X = 10, IX=9 and so on) the teacher asked his class to draw a single continuous line and turn IX into 6. The only stipulation the teacher made was that the pen could not be lifted from the paper until the line was complete.

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TOP 20 PUZZLES FOR ADULTS

TOP 20 PUZZLES FOR ADULTS
Puzzles For Adults
Puzzles for adults

Puzzles For Adults 1 : Popular Age Problem
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Two old friends, Jack and Bill, meet after a long time.

Three kids
Jack: Hey, how are you man?
Bill: Not bad, got married and I have three kids now.
Jack: That’s awesome. How old are they?
Bill: The product of their ages is 72 and the sum of their ages is the same as your birth date.
Jack: Cool… But I still don’t know.
Bill: My eldest kid just started taking piano lessons.
Jack: Oh now I get it.

How old are Bill’s kids?


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Puzzles For Adults 2 : Puzzle In A Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


What are the next two letters in the following series and why?
W A T N T L I T F S _ _
*Hint: Check Puzzle Title

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Puzzles For Adults 3 : Sherlock Holmes Cipher Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★☆


Sherlock, A detective who was mere days from cracking an international smuggling ring has suddenly gone missing. While inspecting his last-known location, you find a note:
710 57735 34 5508 51 7718
Currently there are 3 suspects: Bill, John, and Todd. Can you break the detective's code and find the criminal's name?

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Puzzles For Adults 4 : Albert Einstein Cipher Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★☆


Can you decipher these quotes by Albert Einstein?
Blf xzm mvevi hloev z kilyovn lm gsv ovevo lm dsrxs rg dzh xivzgvw.

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Puzzles For Adults 5 : Find The Next Number
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★☆


What are the next three numbers in this series?

4, 6, 12, 18, 30, 42, 60, 72, 102, 108, ?, ?, ?

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Puzzles For Adults 6 : Wise Cipher Riddle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆


Decipher
yyyy u r, yyyyy u b, i c u r y+y 4 ? by sharks. How would you survive?

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Puzzles For Adults 7 : 2 Eggs 100 Floors Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★★


-> You are given 2 eggs.
-> You have access to a 100-storey building.
-> Eggs can be very hard or very fragile means it may break if dropped from the first floor or may not even break if dropped from 100 th floor.Both eggs are identical.
-> You need to figure out the highest floor of a 100-storey building an egg can be dropped without breaking.
-> Now the question is how many drops you need to make. You are allowed to break 2 eggs in the process

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Puzzles For Adults 8 : Aeroplane Hardest Quiz
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★☆☆


The puzzle question is : On Bagshot Island, there is an airport. The airport is the homebase of an unlimited number of identical airplanes. Each airplane has a fuel capacity to allow it to fly exactly 1/2 way around the world, along a great circle. The planes have the ability to refuel in flight without loss of speed or spillage of fuel. Though the fuel is unlimited, the island is the only source of fuel.
What is the fewest number of aircraft necessary to get one plane all the way around the world assuming that all of the aircraft must return safely to the airport? How did you get to your answer?
Notes:
(a) Each airplane must depart and return to the same airport, and that is the only airport they can land and refuel on ground.
(b) Each airplane must have enough fuel to return to airport.
(c) The time and fuel consumption of refueling can be ignored. (so we can also assume that one airplane can refuel more than one airplanes in air at the same time.)
(d) The amount of fuel airplanes carrying can be zero as long as the other airplane is refueling these airplanes. What is the fewest number of airplanes and number of tanks of fuel needed to accomplish this work? (we only need airplane to go around the world)

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Puzzles For Adults 9 : Brain Twister Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


2+3=8,
3+7=27,
4+5=32,
5+8=60,
6+7=72,
7+8=??

Solve it?

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Puzzles For Adults 10 : Pyramid Number Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


The below is a number puzzle. It should be read left to right, top to bottom.
1
1 1
2 1
1 2 1 1
1 1 1 2 2 1
? ? ? ? ? ?
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Question 1: What is the next two rows of numbers?
Question 2: How was this reached?

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Puzzles For Adults 11 : Puzzle Boat
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


At the local model boat club, four friends were talking about their boats.

There were a total of eight boats, two in each colour, red, green, blue and yellow. Each friend owned two boats. No friend had two boats of the same colour.

Alan didn't have a yellow boat. Brian didn't have a red boat, but did have a green one. One of the friends had a yellow boat and a blue boat and another friend had a green boat and a blue boat. Charles had a yellow boat. Darren had a blue boat, but didn't have a green one.

Can you work out which friend had which coloured boats?

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Puzzles For Adults 12 : Sequence Quiz
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


Find Next Number in the Sequence
2 9 3 1 8 4 3 6 5 7 ?

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Puzzles For Adults 13 : Challenging Mind puzzles
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★☆


You are the ruler of a medieval empire and you are about to have a celebration tomorrow. The celebration is the most important party you have ever hosted. You've got 1000 bottles of wine you were planning to open for the celebration, but you find out that one of them is poisoned.

The poison exhibits no symptoms until death. Death occurs within ten to twenty hours after consuming even the minutest amount of poison.

You have over a thousand slaves at your disposal and just under 24 hours to determine which single bottle is poisoned.

You have a handful of prisoners about to be executed, and it would mar your celebration to have anyone else killed.

What is the smallest number of prisoners you must have to drink from the bottles to be absolutely sure to find the poisoned bottle within 24 hours?

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Puzzles For Adults 14 : Cipher Age Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★☆


If Susan is 10, Arabella is 20, and Jim and Neal are both 5, but Richard is 10, how much is Jennifer by the same system?

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Puzzles For Adults 15 : February Maths Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Using eight eights and addition only, can you make 1000?

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Puzzles For Adults 16 : Cross Bridge Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


Four people need to cross a rickety bridge at night. Unfortunately, they have only one torch and the bridge is too dangerous to cross without one. The bridge is only strong enough to support two people at a time. Not all people take the same time to cross the bridge. Times for each person: 1 min, 2 mins, 7 mins and 10 mins. What is the shortest time needed for all four of them to cross the bridge?

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Puzzles For Adults 17 : Hardest Balance Logic Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★★


You are given a set of scales and 12 marbles. The scales are of the old balance variety. That is, a small dish hangs from each end of a rod that is balanced in the middle. The device enables you to conclude either that the contents of the dishes weigh the same or that the dish that falls lower has heavier contents than the other.
The 12 marbles appear to be identical. In fact, 11 of them are identical, and one is of a different weight. Your task is to identify the unusual marble and discard it. You are allowed to use the scales three times if you wish, but no more.

Note that the unusual marble may be heavier or lighter than the others. You are asked to both identify it and determine whether it is heavy or light.

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Puzzles For Adults 18 : Unlock The Distance Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★★


Distances from you to certain cities are written below.
BERLIN 200 miles
PARIS 300 miles
ROME 400 milesAMSTERDAM 300 miles
CARDIFF ??? miles
How far should it be to Cardiff ?

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Puzzles For Adults 19 : Building Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


A certain street contains 100 buildings. They are numbered from 1 to 100. How many 9's are used in these numbers?

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Puzzles For Adults 20 : Maths Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆


How can I get the answer 24 by only using the numbers 8,8,3,3.

You can use the main signs add, subtract multiply and divide.

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Last Updated:2012-03-24

Writers Riddle

Writers Riddle - 23 March

What work can one never finish?

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Classic Hens Eggs Puzzle

Classic Hens Eggs Puzzle - 22 March

A chicken farmer has figured out that a hen and a half can lay an egg and a half in a day and a half. How many hens does the farmer need to produce one dozen eggs in six days?

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Find The Word Puzzle

Find The Word Puzzle - 21 March

Begin with a word, five letters to my name,
Remove the first and last but I am the same
Take out my middle and still I remain.
What word am I?

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Hard Algebra Puzzle

Hard Algebra Puzzle - 20 March

ALFA + BETA + GAMA = DELTA.
Solve This ?

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Death Mystery Riddle

Death Mystery Riddle - 19 March

Two men are in a desert. They both have packs on. One of the guys is dead. The guy who is alive has his pack open, the guy who is dead has his pack closed. What is in the pack?

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Top 10 Short Funny Riddles

Top 10 Short Funny Riddles

Short Funny Riddles 1 : UPSC Interview Question
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Bay of Bengal is in which state?

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Short Funny Riddles 2 : Cool Riddle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆


Imagine you are in a sinking rowboat surrounded by sharks. How would you survive?

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Short Funny Riddles 3 : Stupid Riddle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


What part of the Turkey has the most feathers?

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Short Funny Riddles 4 : Answer This Joke Riddle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Why is 6 afraid of 7?

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Short Funny Riddles 5 : Humor Riddle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆


What's the best place to go shopping on the ocean ?

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Short Funny Riddles 6 : Fun Riddle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★★


What does an Island and the letter T have in common?

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Short Funny Riddles 7 : Silly Riddle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Can you name four days which start with the letter 'T'?

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Short Funny Riddles 8 : Mothers Name Humour Puzzle
Difficulty ★☆☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆


A cat had three kittens: January,March and May. What was the mother's name. ?

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Short Funny Riddles 9 : Crazy Riddle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


Why is it against the law for a man living in Delhi to be buried in Mumbai?

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Short Funny Riddles 10 : Maths Joke Puzzle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


If you had a pizza with crust thickness 'a' and radius 'z', what's the volume of the pizza?

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BONUS Short Funny Riddles  : UPSC Interview Riddle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★★


How can a man go eight days without sleep ?

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Last Updated:2012-03-17

Maths Joke Puzzle

Maths Joke Puzzle - 16 March

If you had a pizza with crust thickness 'a' and radius 'z', what's the volume of the pizza?

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Phone Riddle

Phone Riddle - 15 March

If you multiply all the numbers on the telephone, what is the answer?

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Nothing Riddle

Nothing Riddle - 14 March

I am weightless, but you can see me. Put me in a bucket, and I'll make it lighter. What am I?


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Smart Math Problem

Smart Math Problem - 13 March

As they say, beggars can't be choosers, in fact begger take what they can get. A begger on the street can make one cigarette out of every 6 cigarette butts he finds. After one whole day of searching and checking public ashtrays the begger finds a total of 72 cigarette butts. How many cigarettes can he make and smoke from the butts he found?

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Puzzle In A Puzzle

Puzzle In A Puzzle - 12 March

What are the next two letters in the following series and why?
W A T N T L I T F S _ _
*Hint: Check Puzzle Title

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Top 10 Mind Teasers

Mind Teasers 1 : Professor Riddle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

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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Mind Teasers 2 : Challenging Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


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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Mind Teasers 3 : Weighing Balance Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


You can place weights on both side of weighing balance and you need to measure all weights between 1 and 1000. For example if you have weights 1 and 3,now you can measure 1,3 and 4 like earlier case, and also you can measure 2,by placing 3 on one side and 1 on the side which contain the substance to be weighed. So question again is how many minimum weights and of what denominations you need to measure all weights from 1kg to 1000kg.

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Mind Teasers 4 : Brain Twister Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


2+3=8,
3+7=27,
4+5=32,
5+8=60,
6+7=72,
7+8=??

Solve it?

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Mind Teasers 5 : Famous Elevator Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


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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Mind Teasers 6 : Gold Bar Fewest Cut Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


A worker is to perform work for you for seven straight days. In return for his work, you will pay him 1/7th of a bar of gold per day. The worker requires a daily payment of 1/7th of the bar of gold. What and where are the fewest number of cuts to the bar of gold that will allow you to pay him 1/7th each day?

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Mind Teasers 7 : Hardest Balance Logic Puzzle
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You are given a set of scales and 12 marbles. The scales are of the old balance variety. That is, a small dish hangs from each end of a rod that is balanced in the middle. The device enables you to conclude either that the contents of the dishes weigh the same or that the dish that falls lower has heavier contents than the other.
The 12 marbles appear to be identical. In fact, 11 of them are identical, and one is of a different weight. Your task is to identify the unusual marble and discard it. You are allowed to use the scales three times if you wish, but no more.

Note that the unusual marble may be heavier or lighter than the others. You are asked to both identify it and determine whether it is heavy or light.

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Mind Teasers 8 : Popular Age Problem
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Two old friends, Jack and Bill, meet after a long time.

Three kids
Jack: Hey, how are you man?
Bill: Not bad, got married and I have three kids now.
Jack: That’s awesome. How old are they?
Bill: The product of their ages is 72 and the sum of their ages is the same as your birth date.
Jack: Cool… But I still don’t know.
Bill: My eldest kid just started taking piano lessons.
Jack: Oh now I get it.

How old are Bill’s kids?


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Mind Teasers 9 : 2 Eggs 100 Floors Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★★     Popularity ★★★★★


-> You are given 2 eggs.
-> You have access to a 100-storey building.
-> Eggs can be very hard or very fragile means it may break if dropped from the first floor or may not even break if dropped from 100 th floor.Both eggs are identical.
-> You need to figure out the highest floor of a 100-storey building an egg can be dropped without breaking.
-> Now the question is how many drops you need to make. You are allowed to break 2 eggs in the process

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Mind Teasers 10 : Cricket Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Two batsman each on 94 runs. Seven runs needed to win in last 3 balls. Both make 100*. How?

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Last Updated:2012-03-10

Stupid Riddle

Stupid Riddle - 9 March

What part of the Turkey has the most feathers?

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Which Is The Odd One Out

Which Is The Odd One Out - 8 March

Find The Odd One Out
1.FLOW
2.SNIP
3.TRAP
4.DRAW
5.BACK

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Simple Math Puzzle

Simple Math Puzzle - 7 March

At my favorite fruit stand,
an orange costs 18¢,
a pineapple costs 27¢,
and a grape costs 15¢.
Using the same logic, can you tell how much a mango costs?

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Einstein Riddle

Einstein Riddle - 6 March

Einstein Knows what 11, 69, and 88 have in common?Do You ?

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March Series Puzzle

March Series Puzzle - 5 March

Which will be last number of series?
18, 46, 94, 63, 52, ?

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Top 10 Clever Riddles

Top 10 Clever Riddles

Clever Riddles 1 : Crazy Riddle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆


Why is it against the law for a man living in Delhi to be buried in Mumbai?

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Clever Riddles 2 : Engineer Physicist Mathematician puzzle
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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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Clever Riddles 3 : UPSC Interview Question
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★★


Bay of Bengal is in which state?

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Clever Riddles 4 : Famous Riddle
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On my way to St. Ives I saw a man with 7 wives. Each wife had 7 sacks. Each sack had 7 cats. Each cat had 7 kittens. Kitten, cats, sacks, wives. How many were going to St. Ives?

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Clever Riddles 5 : A Riddle
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A bus driver was heading down a street in Delhi. He went right past a stop sign without stopping, he turned left where there was a 'no left turn' sign and he went the wrong way on a one-way street. Then he went on the left side of the road past a cop car. Still - he didn't break any traffic laws. Why not?

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Clever Riddles 6 : CAT EXAM Riddle
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There is a shop that reads:
Buy 1 for $1.00
10 for $2.00
100 for $3.00
I needed 913 and still only paid $3.00. How could this be financially viable for the shop-keeper?

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Clever Riddles 7 : Clever Riddle
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A man has a barrel with filled with oil that weighs 100 pounds, and then he puts something into it. Now the barrel weighs less than 100 pounds. What did he put in the barrel?

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Clever Riddles 8 : Friday Riddle
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The equation shown below is not correct:
26-63=1
Can you make the equation correct by moving just one symbol?

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Clever Riddles 9 : Short Easy Riddle
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A boy was at a carnival and went to a booth where a man said to the boy, 'If I write your exact weight on this piece of paper then you have to give me $50, but if I cannot, I will pay you $50.' The boy looked around and saw no scale so he agrees, thinking no matter what the carny writes he'll just say he weighs more or less. In the end the boy ended up paying the man $50. How did the man win the bet?

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Clever Riddles 10 : Silly Riddle
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Can you name four days which start with the letter 'T'?

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Last Updated:2012-03-01

March Riddle

March Riddle - 2 March

What do you call a fish without an eye?

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Poem Puzzle

Poem Puzzle - 1 March

I am the black child of a white father, a wingless bird, flying even to the clouds of heaven. I give birth to tears of mourning in pupils that meet me, even though there is no cause for grief, and at once on my birth I am dissolved into air. What am I?

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