Showing posts with the label Tricky

Name that fits

Two in a whole and four in a pair. Six in a trio you see. Eight's a quartet but what you must get is the name that fits just one of me. What am I?

Gentle movement

Where force can't get through, I with a gentle movement do. What am I?

3 cats, 3 rats and 3 minutes

If 3 cats can kill 3 rats in 3 minutes, how long will it take 100 cats to kill 100 rats?

Three doors

Door 1: Behind this door is a group of a terrorist with AK-47s who won't hesitate killing you the second you enter. Door 2: Behind this door is a fiery lion who hasn't eaten for 3 months. Door 3: Behind this door is a raging fire. You are required to enter through one. Which one would you select?

Sunday afternoon murder

Mr Brown was killed on Sunday afternoon. The wife said she was reading a book. The butler said He was taking a shower. The chef said he was making breakfast. The maid said she was folding clothes, and the gardener said he was planting tomatoes. Who did it?

Once in a minute, twice in a moment

What occurs once in a minute, twice in a moment, and never in one thousand years?

Last place

Every time you lose something, you always find it in the very last place you would look. Why is this?


How can you physically stand behind your father while he is standing behind you?

Man and woman

There is a word in the English language in which the first two letters signify a male, the first three letters signify a female, the first four signify a great man, and the whole word, a great woman. What is the word?

Patch of lily pads

In a lake, there is a patch of lily pads. Every day, the patch doubles in size. If it takes 48 days for the patch to cover the entire lake, how long would it take for the patch to cover half the lake?


Three doctors said that Robert was their brother. Robert said he had no brothers. Who is lying?


First, think of the color of clouds. Next think of the color of snow. Last, think of the color of the moon. Now, what do cows drink?


A plane crashed and every single person died but there were survivors. How is that possible?