There are 30 people in an empty, square room. Each person has full sight of the entire room and everyone in it without turning his head or body, or moving in any way (other than the eyes). Where can you place an apple so that all but one person can see it?
You have me today, Tomorrow you will have more;
As your time passes, I am not easy to store;
I do not take up space, But I am only in one place;
I am what you saw, But not what you see.
What am I ?
A great banquet was prepared for a Roman emperor and his courtiers. 22 Dormice, 40 Larks’ Tongues, 30 Flamingos and 40 Roast Parrots were served.
How many portions of Boiled Ostrich were served?
An old man is dying and doesn’t have enough time. The problem bugging him is the division of his land. For all these years, he has always treated his sons equally and wants to divide his land into equal parts and give them to his sons before he dies.
There is a big problem – The land is irregular in shape and thus it cannot be divided into two equal halves without going through detailed measurements. The man does not have enough time now.
How can the land be divided such that each son is happy with his share without going into all sorts of calculations?
You have five kids and you have to get them all into a car. John and Johny are twins but they fight so they can not sit together. Christina and Christin fight too, so they can not sit together. Muller fights with his sisters so he can only sit by his brothers. There is five seats side by side and you have to put them in order. How would you seat the kids, so that everyone is happy?
A temporary employee needs to be paid everyday but the employer has only one rod of 7 units of gold. He can make only at max 2 cuts. How does he manage to pay him ?
Britney tells truth only once a week. Below are a few hints for you:
First Hint: Days are Sunday, Monday and so on.
Second Hint: One day she says that she lies on Monday and Tuesday.
Third Hint: On the next day she says, \’Today is either Thursday, Saturday or Sunday\’.
Fourth Hint: On the next day, she says that she lies on Wednesday and Friday.
Can you find out on which day does Britney speaks truth ?