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The Cleverest Son

The Cleverest Son

An old man once knew he was going to die soon. He called his three sons and explained that there was no way that he could divide his farm in three for them. He gave them each a coin and told them that whoever could fill the room would get the farm. The first son bought a cart of hay. The second son bought a wagon of feathers. The third thought a bit, then went to a small store and bought two small objects, and slipped them in his pocket. The first son could not fill the room. the second couldn’t either. The third son took the objects out of his pocket and they filled the room. What were they?

A candle and a match. They filled the room with light.
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Cogs, Tigs and Pabs

Cogs, Tigs and Pabs

Some cogs are tigs.

All tigs are bons.

Some bons are pabs.

Some pabs are tigs.

Therefore, cogs are definitely pabs.— TRUE or FALSE?

False. Some cogs may be pabs, but not definitely all of them.
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Poisoned Lemons

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?

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.
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Explain how the tractor got there?

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?

It was driven over in winter when the lake was frozen.
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tha nickel

tha nickel

2 american coins add up ti 30 cents but one of them is not a nickel!what are the 2 coins

a quarter and nickel because it said that one of them is not a nickel and the quarter is not!
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Amy and Tom

Amy and Tom

Amy is dead in the middle of the living room floor with glass and water around her ,and Tom is purring around what happened?

Tom is a cat that is why he is purring around and amy is a fish tom knocked over her bowl
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friday

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?

The horses name is friday
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Cold Room

Cold Room

You are in a cold dark room with only 1 match. You have a candle, an oil lamp, and a oil heater. What would you light first?

The Match
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Fishing

Fishing

Two fathers and two sons were fishing at a lake. By noon everyone had caught a fish, so they walked home. When they returned, everyone was overjoyed that three fish were caught. No fish were lost, stolen, or thrown back. Everyone brought their fish all the way home. How can this be if the two fathers and two sons all caught fish?

There was a grandpa(father), a dad(father & son), and a son(son).
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The Man In the Desert

The Man In the Desert

A man is walking through the desert. He sees and enormously large cliff, and a dead man at the bottom. The dead man is in his underwear and is holding a straw. How did the man die and how did he get there?

Hint #1: The straw in the man’s hand is not a drinking straw, it is a straw of hay.

Hint #2: The man died from falling a great height.

Hint #3: The man walking up to the dead man has nothing to do with the dead man.

Hint #4: If the dead man had not died, three men would be dead.

Hint #5: The man was in some sort of vehicle before he died.

The dead man and his two friends (three people) were flying in a hot air balloon. They were heading down wards and towards the cliff. They threw everything out of the hot air balloon and stripped to their underwear, but it wasn't enough. They decided to draw straws to see who would have to jump out. That poor man lost and had to jump out. His friends floated away to safety.
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How Can This Be?

How Can This Be?

A woman shoots her husband.

Then she holds him under water for over 5 minutes.

Finally, she hangs him.

But 5 minutes later they both go out together and enjoy a wonderful dinner together.

How can this be?

The woman was a photographer. She shot a picture of her husband, developed it, and hung it up to dry.
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