## "All Riddles"

#### Poisoned Lemons

Two customers at a restaurant order a glass of lemonade. Unbeknown to them, the lemonade is poisoned. The first customer drinks his in one gulp, and experiences a few stomach cramps, but that?s about all. The second customer takes his time drinking the lemonade. He later that day died. Why did the first customer not die?

A:
The poison was in the ice cube. The man who drank his drink quickly did not get affected because the ice cubes did not have time to melt.

#### Don’t lose it

You must keep this thing, its loss will affect your brothers. For once yours is lost, it will soon be lost by others.

A:

#### Smart moves

A vicious dog was tied to a tree with a five meter rope. Khaled wanted to go back to his car, but the car was only two meters away from the tree. The dog was following Khaled?s every move. How could Jack safely reach his car?

A:
Since the dog was following every move he made, Jack began circling the tree. After several revolutions the rope became shorter, and thus the dog no longer could reach the car.

#### friday

there is a man named joe. He and his horse went to stay in a hotel and he left to the hotel on monday. He stayed at the hotel with his horse for two days and he came straight back home on friday. How is this possible?

A:
The horses name is friday

#### Crayons in a box

There is a mixture of purple, orange, and yellow crayons in a crayon box. The total number of crayons is 60, there are four times as many orange crayons as yellow crayons. There are also 6 more purple crayons than orange crayons. How many crayons of each color are there?

A:
there are 30 purple crayons,24 orange crayons and 6 yellow crayons.

#### Mind Bender 12

A singer has twice as mant pants as pairs of shoes in her wardrobe and three-halves as many t-shirts as pants. What is the least number of items she can have in her wardrobe in order to make a different shoes, pants, and T-shirt combinations for each day of the year. (Hint: Try using a tree diagram) Show All work.

A:
Let P=pants
S=shoes
T=T-shirts

#### What Word

There is a common English word that means to both fasten and to detatch. what is this word?

A:
clip

#### Explain how the tractor got there?

You are on an island in the middle of a lake. The lake is in a remote part of the country and there has never been a bridge connecting the island to the mainland.

Every day a tractor and wagon gives hay rides around the island. Puzzled as to how the tractor had gotten onto the island, you ask around and find out that the tractor was not transported to the island by boat or by air. Nor was it built on the island.

Explain how the tractor got there?

A:
It was driven over in winter when the lake was frozen.

#### What State?

Your in a state. It has millions of electrical waves going through it every second. Some parts of it are white, and some gray. It is small, but very important. What state are you in?

A:
State of mind!

#### I come in different shapes and sizes.

I come in different shapes and sizes. Part of me are curves, others are straight. You can put me anywhere you like, but there is only one right place for me.

What am I?

A:
A Jigsaw Puzzle Piece.