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SherlockHolmes loves solving puzzles at PuzzleFry.com. I am proud PuzzleFry member and like my time invested in solving brain teasers.
• Five numbers are added together in pairs to produce the following answers:
0,2,4,4,6,8,9,11,13,15

What are the five numbers?

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• A bus route has a total duration of 40 minutes.
Every 10 minutes, two buses set out, one from each end.

How many buses will one bus meet on its way from one end to the other end?

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• Here is the picture of cross. You have to make two straight cuts across it.
How do you cut it to make the most pieces?

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• It takes two gardeners 8 days to mow a lawn.
One is lazy and one is energetic. The energetic one would only take 12 days to mow it on his own.

How many days would the lazy gardener take to mow the lawn on his own?

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• Start with any number on the top row, select any way to the bottom, adding the numbers as you go.
Each time you go to the next row, you can move straight down, or one place to the left or right. In each step you must fall on the next row.

What is the highest sum path you can traverse? What is the lowest?

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• A man was found dead with a cassette recorder in one hand and a gun in the other. When Detective Sherlock Holmes came in, He immediately pressed the play button on the cassette. He said, “I have nothing else to live for. I can’t go on.” Then the sound of a gunshot.
After listening to the cassette tape, Sherlock Holmes concluded that it was not a suicide, but a homicide.

How did they know?

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• A wealthy man lives alone in a small cottage. Being partially handicapped, he had everything delivered to his cottage. The mailman was delivering a letter one Thursday when he noticed that the front door was ajar. Through the opening he could see the man’s body lying in a pool of dried blood.
When a police officer along with sherlock holmes arrived they surveyed the scene. On the porch were two bottles of warm milk, Monday’s newspaper, a catalogue, flyers, and unopened mail. Sherlock Holmes suspects it was foul play.

Who does he suspect and why?

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• A man murders his wife with a knife in their car. Nobody is around to see this. He throws her out of the car being careful not to leave any fingerprints on her body. Next he throws the knife off of a cliff into a gorge where it will never be found and he goes home. An hour later the police call him and tell him that his wife has been murdered and he needs to come to the scene of the crime immediately. As soon as he arrives, he is arrested.

How did they know he did it?

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• A dead body is found at the bottom of a multi-storey building. Seeing the position of the body, it is evident that the person jumped from one of the floors, committing suicide.
A detective, Sherlock Holmes is called to look after the case.
He goes to the first floor and walks in the room facing the direction in which the body was found. He opens the window in that direction and flips a coin towards the floor. Then he goes to the second floor and repeats the process. He keeps on doing this until he reaches the last floor.
Then, when he climbs down he tells the team that it is a murder not suicide.

How did he come to know that it was a murder?

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