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?

Plus vs. **Times**

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.

Google Riddles - The Return Flight

Today is more windy than yesterday, will a return flight take the same **time**, less **time**, or the same amount of **time** to complete?
(The 'Google Riddles' are interview questions those who wish to get hired were asked).

How **Many** Pluses

How **many** pluses should we put between the digits of 987,654,321 to get a total of 99, and where?

Subtracting from 25

365 Apples

A Bunch of Babies

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

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?

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?

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?

The Full Boat

You see a boat filled with people, yet there isnâ€™t a single person on board. How is that possible?

Gollum's Riddle

This was Gollum's final riddle from The Hobbit:
"This thing all things devours;
Bird, beasts, trees, flowers;
Gnaws iron, bites steel;
Grinds hard stones to meal;
Slay king, ruins town,
and beats a mountain down."

My Wall Clock

I have a clock in my house, on the wall.
On a summer's day I forgot to wind it and it stopped. Then I went to visit a friend who had a watch that was always right on **time**. After I stayed for a bit, I went home, made a simple alteration and set the clock just right.
Now how did I do this when I had no watch on me to tell how long it took me to come back from my friend's place?

The One-Sided Toaster

Susan uses a toaster that has 2 slots. The toaster toasts one side of each piece of bread at a **time**, and it takes exactly 1 minute to do so.
If Susan wants to make three pieces of toast, what is the LEAST amount of **time** she needs to toast them on both sides?

The Coin Toss

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?

Elephants at the pool

The Wheel and the Spokes

if a wheel has 64 spokes, how **many** spaces are there between the spokes?

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 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?

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?

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