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1. There is a man that lives on the top floor of a
very tall building. Everyday he gets the elevator down to the ground
floor to leave the building to go to work. Upon returning from work
though, he can only travel half way up in the lift and has to
walk the rest of the way unless it's raining! WHY?
2. A man and his son are in a car accident.
The father dies on the scene, but the child is rushed to the hospital.
When he arrives the surgeon says, "I can't operate on this
boy, he is my son!" How can this be?
3. A man is wearing black. Black shoes, socks, trousers, jumper, gloves and balaclava. He is walking down a black street with all the street lamps off. A black car is coming towards him with its light off too but somehow manages to stop in time. How did the driver see the man?
4. Title: The Elder Twin
Title: Manhole Covers
Title: The Deadly Party
Title: Trouble with Sons
Title: The Man in the Bar
10. You are
participating in a race. You overtake the second.
You are participating in a race. ...If you overtake the last
there was loving couple travelling in a bus in a mountainous
The surgeon is the boy's mother.
It was daytime.
At the time she went into labor, the mother of
the twins was traveling by boat. The older twin, Terry, was
born first early on March 1st. The boat then crossed a time zone and
Kerry, the younger twin, was born on February the 28th. Therefore, the younger twin
celebrates her birthday two days before her older brother.
A square manhole cover can be turned and dropped down the diagonal of the
manhole. A round manhole cannot be dropped down the manhole. So for safety
and practicality, all manhole covers should be round.
The poison in the punch came from the ice cubes. When the man drank
the punch, the ice was fully frozen. Gradually it melted, poisoning
He recognized Adam and Eve as the only people without
navels because they were not born of women, they had never had umbilical
cords and therefore they never had navels. This one seems perfectly
logical but it can sometimes spark fierce theological arguments.
They were two of a set of triplets (or quadruplets etc.) This puzzle
stumps many people. They try outlandish
solutions involving test-tube babies or surrogate mothers. Why
does the brain search for complex solutions when there is a much simpler one
The man had hiccups. The barman recognized this from his speech and
drew the gun in order to give him a shock. It worked and cured the
hiccups-so the man no longer needed the water.
The is a simple puzzle to state but a difficult one
to solve. It is a perfect example of a seemingly irrational and
incongruous situation having a simple and complete explanation.
Amazingly this classic puzzle seems to work in different cultures and languages
If you answer that you arrived first, then you are absolutely wrong!!!
11) If you answer that you arrived second last then you are wrong again.
Tell me, how can you overtake the LAST !!!!
12) In case they had decided not to get down, the resulting time delay
could have been avoided and the rock would have fallen after the bus
had passed off..