Difficulty Popularity

David and Albert are playing a game. There are digits from 1 to 9. The catch is that each one of them has to cut one digit and add it to his respective sum. The one who is able to obtain a sum of exact 15 will win the game?

You are a friend of David. Do you suggest him to play first or second?

You are a friend of David. Do you suggest him to play first or second?

Difficulty Popularity

This is a logical test and if you can do it then you have a better logical mind than half of the population.

There are two measuring baskets: one has the capacity of 5 gallons and the other has the capacity of 3 gallons. If you are given with unlimited supply of any liquid, how will you measure 4 gallons of that liquid in the least moves?

There are two measuring baskets: one has the capacity of 5 gallons and the other has the capacity of 3 gallons. If you are given with unlimited supply of any liquid, how will you measure 4 gallons of that liquid in the least moves?

Difficulty Popularity

You are a prisoner sentenced to death. The Emperor offers you a chance to live by playing a simple game. He gives you 50 black marbles, 50 white marbles and 2 empty bowls. He then says, 'Divide these 100 marbles into these 2 bowls. You can divide them any way you like as long as you use all the marbles. Then I will blindfold you and mix the bowls around. You then can choose one bowl and remove ONE marble. If the marble is WHITE you will live, but if the marble is BLACK... you will die.'

How do you divide the marbles up so that you have the greatest probability of choosing a WHITE marble?

How do you divide the marbles up so that you have the greatest probability of choosing a WHITE marble?

Difficulty Popularity

Assuming i have an infinite supply of coins.

What is the fewest number of coins would be required in order to make sure each and every coin touched exactly three other coins.

What is the fewest number of coins would be required in order to make sure each and every coin touched exactly three other coins.

Difficulty Popularity

2 ladies and 2 girls need to cross a river in a boat big enough for 1 LADY or 2 girls. How do they do it?

Difficulty Popularity

Two batsman each on 94 runs. Seven runs needed to win in last 3 balls. Both make 100*. How?

Difficulty Popularity

You are given a set of scales and 12 marbles. The scales are of the old balance variety. That is, a small dish hangs from each end of a rod that is balanced in the middle. The device enables you to conclude either that the contents of the dishes weigh the same or that the dish that falls lower has heavier contents than the other.

The 12 marbles appear to be identical. In fact, 11 of them are identical, and one is of a different weight. Your task is to identify the unusual marble and discard it. You are allowed to use the scales three times if you wish, but no more.

Note that the unusual marble may be heavier or lighter than the others. You are asked to both identify it and determine whether it is heavy or light.

The 12 marbles appear to be identical. In fact, 11 of them are identical, and one is of a different weight. Your task is to identify the unusual marble and discard it. You are allowed to use the scales three times if you wish, but no more.

Note that the unusual marble may be heavier or lighter than the others. You are asked to both identify it and determine whether it is heavy or light.

Difficulty Popularity

* You are given 2 eggs.

* You have access to a 100-story building.

* Eggs can be very hard or very fragile means it may break if dropped from the first floor or may not even break if dropped from 100th floor.Both eggs are identical.

* You need to figure out the highest floor of a 100-story building an egg can be dropped without breaking.

* Now the question is how many drops you need to make. You are allowed to break 2 eggs in the process

* You have access to a 100-story building.

* Eggs can be very hard or very fragile means it may break if dropped from the first floor or may not even break if dropped from 100th floor.Both eggs are identical.

* You need to figure out the highest floor of a 100-story building an egg can be dropped without breaking.

* Now the question is how many drops you need to make. You are allowed to break 2 eggs in the process

Difficulty Popularity

Hussey has been caught stealing goats, and is brought into court for justice.

The judge is his ex-wife Amy Hussey, who wants to show him some sympathy, but the law clearly calls for two shots to be taken at Hussey from close range.

To make things a little better for Hussey, Amy Hussey tells him she will place two bullets into a six-chambered revolver in successive order.

She will spin the chamber, close it, and take one shot.

If Hussey is still alive, she will then either take another shot, or spin the chamber again before shooting.

Hussey is a bit incredulous that his own ex-wife would carry out the punishment, and a bit sad that she was always such a rule follower.

He steels himself as Amy Hussey loads the chambers, spins the revolver, and pulls the trigger. Whew! It was blank. Then Amy Hussey asks, 'Do you want me to pull the trigger again, or should I spin the chamber a second time before pulling the trigger?'

What should Hussey choose?

The judge is his ex-wife Amy Hussey, who wants to show him some sympathy, but the law clearly calls for two shots to be taken at Hussey from close range.

To make things a little better for Hussey, Amy Hussey tells him she will place two bullets into a six-chambered revolver in successive order.

She will spin the chamber, close it, and take one shot.

If Hussey is still alive, she will then either take another shot, or spin the chamber again before shooting.

Hussey is a bit incredulous that his own ex-wife would carry out the punishment, and a bit sad that she was always such a rule follower.

He steels himself as Amy Hussey loads the chambers, spins the revolver, and pulls the trigger. Whew! It was blank. Then Amy Hussey asks, 'Do you want me to pull the trigger again, or should I spin the chamber a second time before pulling the trigger?'

What should Hussey choose?

Difficulty Popularity

You live in Dubai and had an infinite supply of oil and a 5 liters and 3 liters jar,

how would you measure exactly 4 liters (of-course in minimum numbers of step) ?

how would you measure exactly 4 liters (of-course in minimum numbers of step) ?

25 March

Can you move one matchstick to make belo...

24 March

Think of a person living in a disguise

23 March

A ______ Surgeon was _______ to perform ...

22 March

At his own home, a man watches an old la...

21 March

Can you solve the equation by finding th...

20 March

Let's say in a lottery Samuel have a 4% ...

19 March

In my garden, there is an old apple tree...