The rungs of a 10 **foot** ladder attached to a ship are **1** **foot** apart. If the water is rising at the rate of one **foot** an hour, how long will it take until the water covers over the ladder?

If a boy blows 18 bubbles, then pops 6 eats 7 and then he pops 5 and blows **1**.
How many are left?

Given two 2s, "plus" can be changed to "times" without changing the results: 2 + 2= 2 x 2.
The solution with three numbers is easy too: **1** + 2 + 3= **1** x 2 x 3.
Now find the answer for 4 numbers and for 5 numbers.

The **head** of a whale is six feet long; his tail is as long as his **head** and half his body, and his body is half of his whole length. How long is the whale?

If it takes 3 people to dig **1** hole how many people does it takes for **1**/2 an hole?

My **head** and tail both equal are, My middle slender as a bee. Whether I stand on **head** or heel Is quite the same to you or me. But if my **head** should be cut off, The matter's true, though passing strange Directly I to nothing change. What Am I?

I have a **head** but no body, a heart but no blood. Just leaves and no branches, I grow without wood. What am I?

We have two soap of equal weights and a 3/4 pound weight.
However, after using **1**/4 of soap we place all three objects on balance as On one side of balance we place one soap (unused) and on another side, we placed used soap (i.e 3/4th of soap) and 3/4 pound weight.
What is the soap weight?

You use me from your **head** to your toes. The more I work, the thinner I grow. What am I?

My **head** bobs lazily in the sun.
You think Iâ€™m cute,
For my face is yellow,
My hair is white,
and my body is green.
What am I?

Placed above it makes greater things small.
Placed beside it makes small things greater.
In matters that counts it always comes first.
Where others increase it keeps all things the same.
What is it?

Look at this sequence from top to bottom. What is the next number in the sequence?
**1**
11
21
1211
111221
312211
?

Mike has some chickens that have been laying him plenty of eggs. He wants to give away his eggs to several of his friends, but he wants to give them all the same number of eggs. He figures out that he needs to give 7 of his friends eggs for them to get the same amount, otherwise there is **1** extra egg left.
What is the least number of eggs he needs for this to be true?

If you toss a coin 10 times and it lands **heads** up every time, what are the chances it will land **heads** up if you toss it again?

An ant gets onto one end of a tight rope that is **1** meter long. The ant is traveling at **1** centimeter per second, but the entire rope is being stretched an extra **1** meter (1,000 centimeters) a second (it can be stretched forever).
Will the ant ever reach the other end of the rope?

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