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A person has 4 kids named September, October, November, and December. What was his name.
A person struck in a cave which has 2 doors. Second door has a lion which eats who enters or exits through that door. First door has a magnifying glass which can fries any one under the hot sun. How can that person escape?
Man jumps from top of the draggon
He waits until night time and then goes through the first door.
When it is raining, it will stop the heat of sun, so that he can go out.
Can you discover the missing number in this series?
ai, 11, dg
cg, 10, hb
db, ?, ae
if, 15, hg
a=1, b=2, c=3,... z=26.
The number in the middle of each triple is the same as the digits of either end's number when added together.
3+7=10 = 8+2 and so on.
eg: first row ai = 19, dg = 46
now add 1+9 or 4+6 both are equal to 10, which was put in the middle.
Find out next two letters from the below letter series.
FONTLFTB _ _?
L and S
S and L
F and L
L and F
The letters are the first letters of the words in the question.
What is the month that comes after 3 months after a month which comes after
2 months which comes immediately after a month which comes 2 months after January?
Sahana puts $25 in her kiddy box on her every birthday. She started doing this since when she was twenty years old. But every year on January 1st her sister will take $5 from Sahana's kiddy box with out knowledge of Sahana. Sahana died after celebrating her sixty years birthday. Her sister opened the box after her death to find only $50 in the box. How is it possible?
She was born on 28th feb
She was born on 30th feb
She was born on 29th feb
In 40 years Sahana put 10(as her birthday comes once in 4 years)*25 = $250
Her sister withdraws 40*5 = $200
Thus the remaining amount is $50.
97 cricket teams are participating in Asia cup. It is a knock out tournament. All teams are divided into pairs. In each pair who ever lost, that team will be eliminated. After each level, winning teams will be paired to play again for next level.
Total how many games have to be played to find the final winning team?
If you think, you will realize that 96 teams has to be eliminated to determine a champion and each game played eliminates one and only one team so in total 96 games has to be played to determine a champion.
A man committed an offence and was sentenced to death by king.
King asked him to Make a statement, where if statement is correct then lion will kill the person, if sentence is false then he will killed by hanging till death.
Now how can he escape?
Statement was : “I will be killed by hanging till death"
Statement was : “I will be killed by lions"
Statement was : “I will be killed by lions and by hanging till death"
As if king says this statement is true, he should be killed by lions, which will make it false.
If the king says this statement is false, he will be killed by hanging till death, which will make it true.
So the king decides to let the man go
There are 3 cages, labeled PARROTS, HENS, PARROTS & HENS. But all the boxes are named wrongly.
How will you correct the box names by picking only one bird from one of the box?
Pick from the one labeled "Parrots and Hens". This box must contain only "Parrots".
Pick from the one labeled "Parrots and Hens". This box must contain either only parrots or only hens.
If you find a parrot, label the box parrots, then change the parrot box to hens, and the hens box to "Parrots & Hens."
Shwetha's father has 4 kids September, October, and November.
What is the name of the other kid?
Shwetha's father's fourth kid is Shwetha herself.
There were 2 fathers and 2 sons in a market.
They bought 1 egg each. But when they went home they found only 3 eggs.
How is it possible?
probably they are telling false.
There were 2 fathers, 1 daughter and 1 son. Daughter dint purchase any apple
There were only three people. Son, his father and his grandfather.
Son, his father, and his grandfather. Here there are two fathers (grandfather is father of father) and two sons (father is son of grandfather).
Amith, Bhuvanesh, Cathy, Eswar, and Fiaz were on a race.
Fiaz is in fourth place, and Eswar on third place.
Cathy is running ahead of Bhuvanesh.
Amith is in fifth place.
If Eswar overtake Bhuvanesh, then what is the current position of Eswar?
Distance between Bangalore and Tumkur is 100km.
Satish leaves Bangalore at 3pm with 30KMPH and Suresh leaves Tumkur with 60KMPH at 3:30pm.
Who will be closer to Bangalore when they meet each other?
Both would be at the same distance from Bangalore.
If 5 persons can eat 5 ice creams in five minutes,
Then How many persons are required to eat 100 ice creams in 100 minutes?
Each person can eat 1 ice cream in 5 minutes.
So 1 person can eat 20 ice creams in 100 minutes.
So 5 persons can eat 100 ice creams in 100 minutes.
There are 2 triangles, First one with 30,40, and 50 as its side measurements and second one with 30,40, and 70 as its side measurements.
Which one has bigger area?
Its not possible to construct a triangle with 30, 40, and 70.
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