The Full Boat

You see a boat filled with people, yet there isn’t a single person on board. How is that possible?

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?

The Pawn Shop

Jack had **only** $2, but he needed $3 for his cab fare home. He went to a pawn shop and pawned his $2 for $1.50. Jack then bumped into Don and told him that he would sell him his $2 pawn ticket for $1.50. Dan agreed. Since Jack started out with $2, and he ended up with $3, who is out the extra dollar and why?

First thing in an emergency...

What is the first thing you see in an emergency but you **only** see it twice in a lifetime?

The Capsized Boat

Three men were in a boat. It capsized, but **only** two got their hair wet. Why?”

Connecting Two, Touching One

Connects Two but Touches One

Word With One Letter

Two Fathers and Two Sons

Two fathers and two sons are in a car, yet there are **only** three people in the car. How?

A Man Leaves Home

A man leaves home and turns three times, **only** to return home facing two people wearing masks. Who are they?

Hating the Eiffel Tower

He hated the Eiffel tower, so every day in Paris he ate on the first floor of the tower. Why did he do that?

Die in the Light

I can **only** live where there is light, but I die if the light shines on me. What am I?

The Shortest Sentence

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?

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?

Google Riddles - The Glass of Water

You put a glass of water on a record turntable and begin slowly **increasing** the speed. What happens first -- does the glass slide off, tip over, or does the water splash out?
(The 'Google Riddles' are interview questions those who wish to get hired were asked).

Crossing the Bridge

Four people need to cross a bridge in 17 minutes in the middle of the night. The bridge can **only** hold two or less people at any time and they **only** have one flashlight so they must travel together (or alone). The flashlight can **only** travel with a person so every time it crosses the bridge it must be carried back. Tom can cross in 1 minute, John can cross in 2 minutes, Sally can cross in 5 minutes, and Connor can cross in 10 minutes. If two people cross together they go as fast as the slower person.How can they cross the bridge in 17 minutes or less?

First On Earth, Second in Heaven

I am first on earth, the second in heaven.
I appear twice a week, though you **only** see me once in a year.
What am I?

The Math Lessons

Ben has math lessons 4 times a week. If he has math 8:00 Monday, 9:20 on Tuesday, 10:40 on Wednesday, and 1:20 on Friday, when does Ben have math on Thursday?

Shorter Word

Google Riddles - Divvying Up the Booty

You're a pirate captain and your crew is about to divvy up the gold you've plundered. They are waiting for your wisdom on the subject.
However, if less than half the pirate crew agree with your division of the gold, they will make you "walk the plank".
How would you divvy up the gold in a way that will keep you alive and with your pockets full of gold?
(The 'Google Riddles' are interview questions those who wish to get hired were asked).

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