What **do** you bury when it’s alive?

Four Daughters

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

Feed **Others** Before I Die

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?

A Bunch of Babies

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

365 Apples

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 True Equation

Use the numbers 2, 3, 4 and 5 and the symbols + and = to make a true equation.
Conditions: **Each** must be used exactly once and no **other** numbers or symbols can be used.

Greeting Twins

Two people are walking towards **each** **other** on a beach. They are both completely identical. Who will be the first to greet the **other**?

What **do** you answer without being questioned?

Pizza for Golf

Mickey and Donald decided to take a break from shooting cartoons and played several golf matches against **each** **other** in a week.
They played for a pizza at **each** match, but no pizzas were purchased until the end of the week.
If at any time Mickey and Donald had the same number of wins, those pizzas were canceled. Mickey won four matches (but no pizzas), and Donald won three pizzas. **How** many rounds of golf were played?

The Cheating Husbands

In an apartment complex in New York there are one hundred married couples. When one of the husbands cheats on his wife with one of the **other** wives, his wife has no idea. With the large amount of gossip in the complex, all of the **other** wives know he is cheating. If a wife finds out that her husband is cheating on her, she kills him the following morning. Someone anonymously sends an email to all of the wives in the building **saying** that at least 1 man is cheating on his wife in the building.
**How** many husbands will be killed and **how** long will it take?

Nonstop Trains

A nonstop train leaves Moscow for Leningrad at 60 mph. Another nonstop train leaves Leningrad for Moscow at 40 mph. **How** far apart are the trains 1 hour before they pass **each** **other**?

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?

Four Brothers Who Run

We are four brothers who always stand the same distance from **each** **other**. We run and we run but never reach **each** **other**. What are we?

Which Word Doesn't Fit?

Which of the following words don't belong in the group and why? CORSET, COSTER, SECTOR, ESCORT, COURTS

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?

The Impostor

There are two people in front of you holding guns.
One is your best friend and the **other** is an impostor who looks just like him and knows all that he knows.
You also have a gun and must shoot the impostor, if you get it wrong, the impostor will shoot you. If you get it right you and your friend are safe.
What is the one question you can ask that will reveal the impostor?

The Sister in the Woods

You are lost in the woods and the path you are following forks into two: a path to the left and one to the right. One path will lead you to safety while the **other** will cause you to be lost forever.
At the fork are two twin sisters who know which path is which. The sisters are identical in every way except one: one of the sisters always tells the truth while the **other** always lies.
You can ask only one question and you don’t know which sister is which. What can you **say** to them so you know which path to take?

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