A Old Woman, an old friend or, a Soul Mate?You are in your car driving in a terrible storm and visibility almost nil and you can hear the wind howling. You pass a bus stop and you notice three people, in obvious difficulties, waiting for the bus.
Beggar... BeggarThere is a beggar and a woman. The woman gives the beggar 50 cents. The beggar says thank you sister. The woman is the beggar's sister but the beggar is not her brother.
The Sum of.......There are two books sitting side by side, consisting of exactly 100 pages. The book on the left is upside down. If you add the page number at the extreme left side of the book on the left to the page number at the extreme right side the right hand book, what is the total?
An uplifting riddle.......A lift is on the ground floor. There are 4 people in the lift including me. When the lift reaches 1st floor, 1 person gets out 3 people get in. The lift goes up to the second floor, 2 people get out 6 people get in. It then goes up to the next floor up, no-one gets out but 12 people get in. Halfway up to the next floor up the lift cable snaps, it crashes to the floor. Everyone dies in the lift.
Lying is a crimeA man walks into a kingdom where lying is a crime. He stops by an inn, and gets drunk. While he is drunk he tells many lies and insults about the king. A worried villager told the king of this and the king demanded the man be sent to court for a sentence immediately. The man went to court, and the king told him "The punishment for lying is death, tell me your last words. If your last words are a lie you shall be burned and die a painful death, if it is the truth you shall die a painless death." The man spoke 4 words, and after that the king had no choice but to set him free.
Non-stop MarathonA non-stop marathon is the shared favourite sport of three brothers. The oldest one is fat and short and trudges slowly on. The middle brother's tall and slim and keeps a steady pace. The youngest runs just like the wind, speeding through the race. "He is young in years, we let him run!" the other two brothers explained, "'because though he is surely number one, he is second, in a way."
This is a most unusual paragraph.How quickly can you find out what is so unusual about it? It looks so ordinary you'd think nothing was wrong with it - and in fact, nothing is wrong with it. It is unusual though. Why? Study it, think about it, and you may find out. Try to do it without coaching. If you work at it for a bit it will dawn on you. So jump to it and try your skill at figuring it out. Good luck - don't blow your cool!
Guessing the Password...A man wanted to enter an exclusive club but did not know the password that was required. He waited by the door and listened. A club member knocked on the door and the doorman said, "twelve." The member replied, "six " and was let in. A second member came to the door and the doorman said, "six." The member replied, "three" and was let in. The man thought he had heard enough and walked up to the door. The doorman said ,"ten" and the man replied, "five." But he was not let in. What should have he said?
Dream RiddleTwo brothers were watching a horror film on video late one night. One brother dozed off and dreamed that he was being chased by the crazy man from the movie, who was trying to kill him. In the dream, he hid in a cupboard. There was no sound except his heart pounding, and he had no idea where his crazed captor was. He was terrified! At that moment, the video finished, and his brother put his hand on the shoulder of his sleeping sibling to wake him. The shock at that tense moment was enough that the sleeping brother suffered a massive heart attack and died instantly. True or false?