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Do You Think You Are Good In Solving Riddles?

Do think you are really good in solving riddles

If you do, then play along with me,

We'll do it this way - "I'll give a riddle, and then someone will try to solve it, when the riddle has been solved, I'll post another, and then it'll go on and on''.

So lets roll: o:

1. The people who make it don't want it. The people who buy it don't use it. The people who use it don't know it. What is it?

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hello everyone ,

One more for the Pals ,

You've got ten piles of ten coins each (each looking excatly the same), one pile consist of counterfeit coins, the real coin weighs 1grm, the counterfeit weighs 0.99grm. You've got a measuring scale where you can load as many coins as you want, BUT ONLY ONCE! With only one weigh, how will you know the pile that is consisting of counterfeit coins?

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lol, nice one, you try small, but wetin you dey type with? it might be from the phone or what's the answer?

You are in a cold house in the winter. It is dark. You have one match. There is a candle and there is a wood burning stove. Which do you light first?

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Lmao, good one, there are like 3 locks though and am typing the answer with it

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Roosters are male and dont lay eggs dufus! Next

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are there no one capable of solving riddles?

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He sold the 2 roosters and not the eggs!

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should have picked one, you don't give multiple answers while answering a single question.

anyways

There was a dude that had 2 roosters! He went to check on them and found out that they laid 100 eggs! So he sold them for 1000 dollars! How much was each egg?

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All these answers are correct: Secret, Lie, Mystery, Riddles, Answer

Next!

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wrong wrong wrong, try again.

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It is Secret or Lie!

Next!

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Secret!

Next!!

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good boy, you're right, clap for yourself

now, next one

When one does not know what it is, then it is something;

but when one knows what it is, then it is nothing.?

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its definitely 4 (four)

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Wrong, try again.

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There are 2 ducks in front of 2 other ducks.

There are 2 ducks behind 2 other ducks.

There are 2 ducks beside 2 other ducks.

How many ducks are there?

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Next!

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Me4nija, u r gr8!.

*w8n for d next question*

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Its FLOWER -- THE MORE NECTAR YOU TAKE , THE DRIER IT BECOMES ,   AM I RIGHT honeric01?

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Va91na, final answer. . .

Lol

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man pencil,

still haven't answered the outstanding one.

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I am sumfin dat looks weak in idle mood, but waxes stronger when excited & when engaged, I starts 'digging holes'.

What am I?

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i don't get it, which one is your answer?

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Orange, coconut, roastables, . . .& va91na

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i am something, the more sweet water you take from me, the drier i become, what am i?

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Look at the question about 'why do chickens cross the road'. Peeps were busy scratching head when a 3yrs old will give d correct answer. So simple! Don't u think?

Now no2,

it's not 30mins l8r @ 3:30 because as d minute hand is moving, d hour hand is also moving! Oh. . .u didn't c dat, abi?

Now for no3

i may ask dem d way outta d forest. Even if i enter an abyss i am 'somehow' outta d forest. How about that?

So, never count out sum fellas answer!

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lol

Mr Chykason, the essence of riddles is to confuse or confound you. It is not a normal question where you use mathematics or bland logic to solve. You have to use your wits to unravel the confounding factor in the question.

For question 1 everyone will be tempted to just say 4 miles afterall the woods is 4 miles long but the confounding factor here is the definition of the word "woods". The author wants you to think he is talking about forest as woods when actually he is talking about timber. His aim is to make you fail and I think he succeeded, lol

For question 2, again the confounding factor is the exclusion of the seconds hand in the question. He obviously want you to think in terms of Hour and Minute hand thereby missing out the seconds hand which could make you fail the question. Even if he was only talking about Hours and Minutes hand you are still wrong cos the answer will have been 30 minutes cos that would have been the time taken for the minutes hand to go to d 6 on the clock (i.e. 3:30). But as I said earlier this is a RIDDLES and the answer is not meant to be direct.

As for the third question, what do you have to say about that. . . .More than you. . . . lol

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@obinoscopy

wood doesn't mean only timber. It also means a forest/jungle.

So 1 is out. Go check ur dictionary, boy!

Take a look below.

[quote author=me4nija link=topic=19578.msg5532016#msg5532016 date=12664207

the hour hand and the minute hand is 90deg.

He ain't talking about the seconds hand. U get? So 2 is out! Don't bother about no 2. I'm 100% sure of my no 2 answer.

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Your answer is wrong the answers are

1) 0 miles, becos the wood is not air and can't be passed through unless he wants to break the wood

2)15 seconds, becos the seconds hand always go an angle of 90 degrees every 15 seconds

3) Simple just ask the siamese twins to tell you what he told the previous person as the way out of the forest, take the opposite of whatever he tells you!

Am I right me4nija?

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therefore it'll take 1*12hrs*20 = 240hrs = 10days.

I hope i answer ur question!

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why don't u tell us d answer

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Mathematically, it will take the snail 20X36Hrs=720 hours (30 days)

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The Snail is already out of the well since it started its climbing from the base of d well

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hi guys, lemme try a riddle here , 4 every1 but esp. for Rhytham and Alexos , :-)

There's well in a dry place 20 ft deep, an Adventurous Snail starts its climb from the base at a given rate of 3ft/ 12hrs and sleeps off for next 12 hrs and slids down by 2ft in next 12 hrs. How long will it take the Snail to climb out?

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hello guys ,  I'm new here and would like to be a part of this wonderful Riddles posting / solving forum we have.

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No try me o! lwkm

I am sometin I carry a fire on my head that does not burn what am I?

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Correct

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Well you tried, I'll give you 1 over 10. . . . . lol

The Chicken cross the road to get to the other side of the road!

OK try this simple question: Divide 40 by half, what do you get?

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Hole is correct.

To boldly go where no chicken has gone b4

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A hole, I think

Check this out, Why does a chicken cross the road?

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Olodo!!!

The answer is 27 Oranges!!

When you take 27 Oranges from any number of Oranges, what you have with you is 27 Oranges, isn't it?

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Ok 32 then, ur teeth may still fall out o!

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. . . . . . .lol you finally chose 5 oranges as I know you would, well you are WRONG!!!!!!!!!!!1

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Ha ha ha ha ha! See what the fear of riddles can do to someone trying to solve a simple maths question. . . lol

You fail it, will give one last chance.

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OK let me rephrase the question:

Take away 27 oranges from 32 oranges, what do you have?

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What do you mean by 27 oranges and 32?

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Dumb guy

27 oranges and 32

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Nope, he will light the match stick first!!!

OK lets try this easy one, take away 27 oranges from 32, what do you have?

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Rag is correct

He'll hit the light switch first

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I think the answer is Rag

Check out mine:

A man enters a dark room with a match stick, if there are Lantern, Hurricane lamp, Candle Stick, Light Switch and Rechargeable Lamp in the room, which one will he light first?

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Brilliant boi!

I am sometin the more I clean the dirtier I become wat am I?

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