Brain Teasers


#1

The last person took the basket with the egg in it.

All the other card players were women.

Pour the juice from the second glass into the fifth.

The recluse lived in a lighthouse.


#2

You are a participant in a race. You over take the second person. What position are you in?

If you answered that you are first - wrong! If you overtake the second person then you are in second place.

If you overtake the last person, then you are…?

Wrong again. How can you overtake the last person?

Tricky Arithmetic! Try doing this without paper & pencil or a calculator.
Take 1000 and add 40 to it. Now add another 1000. Now add 30. Add another 1000. And add 20. Add another 1000. Add 10 more. What is the total?

Did you get 5000? The correct answer is actually 4100.

Mary’s father has five daughters: Nana, Nene, Nini, Nono, and ______? What is the name of the fifth daughter?

Did you answer Nunu? Wrong! Her name is Mary.


#3

that was LOW


#4

:laugh: I bet you could come up with some good ones Haissan!


#6

LadyOfWicca wrote:

[quote]If you overtake the last person, then you are…?

Wrong again. How can you overtake the last person?

Actually, you are a NASCAR driver and you have just lapped the last driver in the race.


#7

LadyOfWicca wrote:

[quote]Do you see a face or a word?


[/quote]

That one was easy. :stuck_out_tongue:


#8

Same size dots, same length vertical line, liar, lift. Nunu is the last daughter. 5000 is the total number


#9

Lift the second glass of orange juice and pour it into the second empty glass


#10

the carpenter, the mechanic, and the lorry driver were all females


#11

The recluse lived in a lighthouse


#12

Anyone have an answer for the basket of eggs riddle?


#13

I love these.


#14

Answers

1. sandbox
2. man overboard
3. I understand
4. reading between the lines
5. long underwear
6. crossroads
7. downtown
8. tricycle
9. split level
10. 3 degrees below zero
11. (still thinking)
12. (still thinking)
13. high chair
14. paradise
15. touchdown
16. six feet underground
17. mind over matter
18. he’s beside himself
19. backwards glance
20. life after death


#15

Slowhand wrote:

[quote]Answers

1. sandbox
2. man overboard
3. I understand
4. reading between the lines
5. long underwear
6. crossroads
7. downtown
8. tricycle
9. split level
10. 3 degrees below zero
11. (still thinking)
12. (still thinking)
13. high chair
14. paradise
15. touchdown
16. six feet underground
17. mind over matter
18. he’s beside himself
19. backwards glance
20. life after death
[/quote]

12: I think it’s…

Circles Under the eyes


#16

in second grade, a boy buries a box 10 steps south of the playground. three years later, he searches for the box. he takes ten steps south of the playground, but when he starts digging, he cannot find it. WHY?

HINTS!!! :laugh:

  1. the did not remodel the playground
  2. no one never searched for the box
  3. he is still at the same school

#17

animetaco212 wrote:

[quote]in second grade, a boy buries a box 10 steps south of the playground. three years later, he searches for the box. he takes ten steps south of the playground, but when he starts digging, he cannot find it. WHY?

HINTS!!! :laugh:

  1. the did not remodel the playground
  2. no one never searched for the box
  3. he is still at the same school[/quote]

He’s taller and his steps are longer.


#18

the boy grew up thus making his steps/strides longer


#19

I feel like a retard I just figured out what all of the faces are that say spoilers. How the heck do i post like that?


#20

forsakenx1979x wrote:

After you highlight the text you want to hide, go up to the ‘Boardcode’ up above.
Move your cursor along, and right after ‘Color’, you’ll see ‘Spoiler’, just click on that and your text will be surrounded by that coding.


#21

I almost felt smart wondering why I was answering the questions, someone could have told me I was being stupid. Got all my answers hidden now, thanks slowhand for the tip