My post on Brain Teasers last week proved to be a lot of fun and a bit of a hit, so I thought I’d follow up with a second post (and possibly more later). These puzzles are taken from the book Enigma, as they were last time.
Again, I’ll post the Brain Teasers now, and I’ll post the answers up in a couple of days, but leave your guesses in the comments below, and most importantly – have fun!
Complete this logical series:
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In a battle, the king is decapitated, his eldest son is hung, and one of the squires has a severed head. Despite this, there are only two victims. How is this possible?
I am four times the age you were when I was the age you are now. I am forty years old, how old are you?
Two fathers accompanied by their respective sons go fishing. Each person catches a fish. Only three fish, however, are caught. Why?
How many times can 6 be subtracted from 36?
I am a shopaholic. I shop at five different places, and spend everything I have in my wallet. In each shop, I spend $10 more than half of what I had going into that shop. How much money did I have at the start of the day?
Complete the next step of this logical sequence:
Good luck everybody, and have fun – I can’t wait to see what you all come up with.