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Add punctuation to the following phrase to make something gramatically and logically coherent:
is is not not not is not is is is is not is not is it not
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You are in a room with three light switches, each of which controls one of three light bulbs in the next room. Your task is to determine which switch controls which bulb. All lights are initially off, and you can’t see into one room from the other. You are allowed only one chance to enter the room with the light bulbs. How can you determine which light switch goes with which light bulb?
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Farmer John has a chicken farm. On a certain day, John calculates in how many days he will run out of chickenfood. He notices that if he would sell 75 of his chickens, he could feed the remaining chickens twenty days longer with the chickenfood he has, and that if he would buy 100 extra chickens, he would run out of chickenfood fifteen days earlier.
How many chickens does farmer John have?
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Consider a list of 2000 statements:
1) Exactly one statement on this list is false.
2) Exactly two statements on this list are false.
3) Exactly three statements on this list are false.
. . .
2000) Exactly 2000 statements on this list are false.
Which statements are true and which are false?What happens if you replace “exactly” with “at least”?
What happens if you replace “exactly” with “at most”?
What happens in all three cases if you replace “false” with “true”?
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You have five pieces of chain, each consisting of three links. You want to make one long chain of these five pieces. Breaking open a link costs 1 $, and welding an open link costs 3 $.
Is it possible to make one long chain of the five pieces, if you have just 15 $?
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A specialist Gardener asked by a Mathematics professor to plant four trees that are all equidistant from each other. How do he place the trees?
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A snail is at the bottom of a well that is 20 meters in depth. Every day the snail climbs 5 meters upwards, but at night it slides 4 meters back downwards. How many days must elapse till the snail reaches the top of the well?
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