365 Apples

Four Daughters

Mary has four daughters, and **each** of her daughters has a brother. **How** **many** children does Mary **have**?

A Bunch of Babies

If you **have** two twins, three triplets and four quadruplets, **how** **many** people do you **have**?

The Handshakers

If seven people meet **each** other and **each** shakes hands only once with **each** of the others, **how** **many** handshakes will there **have** been?

Brothers and Sisters

A girl has as **many** brothers as sisters, but **each** brother has only half as **many** brothers as sisters. **How** **many** brothers and sisters are there in the family?

Celebrity **Have** and Havenots

Arnold Schwarzeneggerâ€™s is really long. Michael J. Foxâ€™s is really short. Mickey Mouseâ€™s isnâ€™t human. Madonna doesnâ€™t **have** one. What is it?

Married **Many**, Married None

The Car Thief

A car thief, who had managed to evade the authorities in the past, unknowingly took the automobile that belonged to Detective Anderson. The detective wasted no time and spared no effort in discovering and carefully examining the available clues. He was able to identify four suspects with certainty that one of them was the culprit.
The four make the statements below. From twelve of total statements, six are true and six false.
Suspect A:
1. C and I **have** met **many** times before today.
2. B is guilty.
3. The car thief **did** not know it was the Detective's car.
Suspect B:
1. D **did** not do it.
2. D's third statement is false.
3. I am innocent.
Suspect C:
1. I **have** never met A before today.
2. B is not guilty.
3. D knows **how** to drive.
Suspect D:
1. B's first statement is false.
2. I do not know **how** to drive.
3. A **did** it.
Which one is the car thief?

What His Daughters Look Like

A man is asked what his daughters look like.
He says: "They are all blondes except for two. They are all brunettes except for two. They are all redheads except for two.
**How** **many** daughters **did** he **have**?

If I **have** it, I don't share it

The Marrying Kind

A woman from New York married ten different men from that city, yet she **did** not break any laws. None of these men died, and she never divorced. **How** was this possible?

White, Black and Fast

I am white and I am black. I am not fat because I need to be fast. I confuse **many** people with my style. What am I?

The Lazy Brother-in-law

David was known as being lazy. He agreed to work on a job for his brother-in-law for thirty hours at eight dollars an hour, on the condition that he would forfeit ten dollars per hour for every hour that he idled. At the end of the thirty hours David wasn't owed any money and didn't owe his brother-in-law any money either. **How** **many** hours **did** Larry work and **how** **many** hours **did** he idle?

5 Pirates Find Gold

5 pirates are parting ways after finding a treasure of 100 pieces of gold. The pirates decide to split it based on a vote. **Each** pirate, from oldest to youngest, gets to propose a plan on **how** to split the gold.
If at least 50 percent of the other remaining pirates agree on the plan, that is **how** they will split the gold. If less than 50 percent of the pirates agree, the pirate who came up with the plan will be thrown overboard. **Each** pirate is smart, greedy, and wants to throw as **many** others overboard as possible without reducing the amount of gold they get.
What plan can the first (oldest) pirate propose to live and get as much gold as possible?

A Hundred Stones

A hundred stones are placed, in a straight line, a yard distant from **each** other. **How** **many** yards must a person walk, who undertakes to pick them up, and place them in a basket stationed one yard from the first stone?

The Wedding Shower Present

Janie's friends were chipping in to buy her a wedding shower present. At first, 10 friends chipped in, but 2 of them dropped out. **Each** of the 8 had to chip in another dollar to bring the amount back up. **How** much money **did** they plan to collect?

The Four Jugs Riddle

In a recreational activity, you are given four different jars of 2 liters, 4 liters, 6 liters and 8 liters respectively with an unlimited water supply. Then you are asked to measure exactly 5 liters of water using them.
**How** will you do it?

The Doors of Nine

A new medical building containing 100 offices had just been completed. Mark was hired to paint the numbers 1 to 100 on the doors. **How** **many** times will Mark **have** to paint the number nine?

5 Gallons and 3 Gallons.

There is a 5 gallon and a 3 gallon bottle. You also **have** a hose with unlimited water. **How** are you gonna make the 5 gallon **have** 4 gallons using your items?
(You don't know the exact dimensions of a gallon)

The Poisoned Dinner

Two girls ate dinner together. They both ordered iced tea.
One girl drank them very fast and finished 5 of them while the second girl finished just one.
The girl who drank one died while the other survived.
All the drinks were poisoned.
**How** **did** the girl who drank the most survive?

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