• # Brain Teasers & Puzzles

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• A man is stranded on an island covered in forest.
One day, when the wind is blowing from the west, lightning strikes the west end of the island and sets fire to the forest. The fire is very violent, burning everything in its path, and without intervention the fire will burn the whole island, killing the man in the process.
There are cliffs around the island, so he cannot jump off.

How can the Alexander survive the fire? (There are no buckets or any other means to put out the fire)

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• Two friends were betting. One said to the other, “The coin will be flipped twenty times and each time the coin lands on head, I will give you \$2 and each time it lands on tale, you will give me \$3.” After flipping the coin for twenty times not a single penny was exchanged among them.

How many times did the coin land on heads ?

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• Anna can drive a Toyota, but not a Prius.
She can marry Otto, but not Peter.
She can borrow or rob, but not share and steal.

Can Anna pull up if I pull up?

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• A young man walks through the forest. He comes to a bridge. In front of the bridge is a large man carrying an axe. The man says,

“If you want to cross this bridge, you must tell me a statement.
If I think the statement is true, you will be strangled to death.
If I say the statement is false, your head will be chopped off.”

A few minutes later, the young man walked over the bridge, while the larger man stood pondering.
What was the statement the young man had given?

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• You are walking down the road trying to find enlightenment when you come to a monk and a three-way fork in the road. The roads point North, East, and West. You can ask the monk one question. He will answer honestly yes, no, or just hum if he cannot answer the question.

What do you ask him to figure out the correct path?

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• Angel and Dory were found on the ground gasping for air surrounded by glass and water. The person who found them quickly got a glass of water for them and they were fine.

What happened to Angel and Dory?

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• I have a tongue but no mouth, yet I can still make a statement.

What am I?

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• Which three things which have eyes yet they cannot see

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• On occasion of Diwali festival, the Ice cream seller is selling ice cream at an 80% discount.
But, he got just two flavors, vanilla and strawberry. He is selling vanilla at Rs 10 and strawberry at Rs 20. However, he is giving just one ice cream to each person.
Nisha went to the shop and give the seller Rs.20 and without asking her the seller gives her strawberry ice cream. Next, Anuj comes and also gave the seller the same amount i.e. Rs 20. Now the seller asks Anuj which ice-cream does he wants.

Why such a different behavior towards Nisha and Anuj?

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• Decode the name of the month in this picture-

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