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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.
• A man lives in a small house with a farm as his back garden and has a river beside his house. On the other side of the river is a shop.
One day he visited the shop. he bought a chicken and Fox for his farm and bought a bag of corn to feed the chicken on.The man can only take one thing and himself across in the boat.

With out killing any animals or letting another animal eat an item or animal, how will the man get across?

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• Sophie who is a housemaid, She knows her boundaries well. She is good at equations. Her favorite vegetable is cauliflower.

What is Sophie’s favorite plant?

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• A 33″ x 33″ square metal plate needs to be fixed by a carpenter on to a wooden board. The carpenter uses nails all along the edges of the square such that there are 34 nails on each side of the square. Each nail is at the same distance from the neighboring nails.

How many nails does the carpenter use?

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• A girl is blind, deaf, dumb and uneducated too.
A boy loves her.

How would he propose without touching her?

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• Divide 30 by 1/2 and add ten.

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• Man Wrinkle spent one-fourth of his life as a boy, one-eighth as a youth, and one-half as an active man. If Man Wrinkle spent 11 years as an old man,

Then how many years did he spend as an active man?

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• Haretown and Tortoiseville are 55 miles apart. A hare travels at 8 miles per hour from Haretown to Tortoiseville, while a tortoise travels at 3 miles per hour from Tortoiseville to Haretown.

If both set out at the same time, how many miles will the hare have to travel before meeting the tortoise en route?

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• Which word, if pronounced right, is wrong,
but
if pronounced wrong is right?

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• Two horses were born on the same date and at the same time, traveled the world, and then died on the same date and at the same time, but did not live to the same age.

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• There is a village that has five fortune tellers.
The first fortune teller’s prediction has 83% chance of being correct.
The second has 63% chance of being correct,
The third 44%,
The fourth 33 %, and
The fifth 5 %.

If you were trying to get the best prediction of your future for selecting a one lucky draw coupon out of 2 Coupons, which fortune teller would you go to?

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