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## Over The Head Riddle

Hint:

## The Fishing Trawler Riddle

There is a fishing trawler, with a ladder in it, leaning against a wall at the harbor. There are 5 oars and 2 fishing nets in the trawler. The distance between two consecutive steps on the ladder is 1 meter. If waves lashing against the wall rise half meter in every half hour, in how much time will 6 steps of the ladder get under the waves?

Hint:

The trawler rises with the waves so no step will go under water.

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## Comes To Bedsides Riddle

He comes to bedsides, icy bridges,

battlefronts, and crumbling ridges.

When he comes, he comes alone,

taps a shoulder, then is gone.

battlefronts, and crumbling ridges.

When he comes, he comes alone,

taps a shoulder, then is gone.

Hint:

## John's Three Daughters Riddle

John has three daughters who are all unmarried. The youngest always lies, the oldest always tells the truth, and the one in the middle either tells the truth or lies. A very rich young man comes to John's house and says he wishes to marry one of his daughters. Naturally he wants to marry the oldest or the youngest so he will always know if she is lying or telling the truth. John agrees but says he can only ask one of the girls a yes or no question to decide which one he marries. They all look the same age.

What one question does he ask one of the daughters at random to figure out which daughter is the youngest or oldest?

What one question does he ask one of the daughters at random to figure out which daughter is the youngest or oldest?

Hint:

"Is she older than her?"

Explanation: (He would ask one of the daughters if one of the other daughters is older than the last daughter). He always should pick the younger daughter based on what he knows. If he asks the older daughter and she says yes, then the youngest daughter will be known. If he asks the older daughter and she says no, then the youngest daughter is the other one. If he asks the youngest daughter and she says yes, she is lying and he will still pick the oldest. If he asks the youngest and she says no, he will just pick the other like in the first case. If he asks the middle daughter it doesn't matter because both will be acceptable choices.

YES NO

Explanation: (He would ask one of the daughters if one of the other daughters is older than the last daughter). He always should pick the younger daughter based on what he knows. If he asks the older daughter and she says yes, then the youngest daughter will be known. If he asks the older daughter and she says no, then the youngest daughter is the other one. If he asks the youngest daughter and she says yes, she is lying and he will still pick the oldest. If he asks the youngest and she says no, he will just pick the other like in the first case. If he asks the middle daughter it doesn't matter because both will be acceptable choices.

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## Hierarchy Is No More Riddle

A king of riches. A pawn of poor. After the game the same box they board. It takes them where hierarchy is no more. What is it?

Hint:

## The River Crossing

A river should be crossed by a father, a mother and their two sons and two daughters.

There are some rules that should be followed while crossing the river. There can be only two people in the raft while crossing. The daughters cannot be with their father unless there is the presence of the mother. The sons cannot be with their mothers unless the father is present. Unless the guard is on the board, the criminals cannot be with any of the family members. Only the adults like the father, the guard, and the mother knows to use the raft.

How will they cross the river?

There are some rules that should be followed while crossing the river. There can be only two people in the raft while crossing. The daughters cannot be with their father unless there is the presence of the mother. The sons cannot be with their mothers unless the father is present. Unless the guard is on the board, the criminals cannot be with any of the family members. Only the adults like the father, the guard, and the mother knows to use the raft.

How will they cross the river?

Hint:

The guard and the prisoner cross the river

The guard comes back

The guard and the girl cross the river.

The guard and the prisoner comes back.

The mother and the girl cross the river.

Mother comes back

The mother and the father cross the river

Father comes back

The guard and the prisoner cross the river

Mother comes back

The father and the mother cross the river

Father comes back

The father and the boy cross the river

The guard and the prisoner comes back

The guard and the boy cross the river

The guard comes back

The guard and the prisoner cross the river.

YES NO

The guard comes back

The guard and the girl cross the river.

The guard and the prisoner comes back.

The mother and the girl cross the river.

Mother comes back

The mother and the father cross the river

Father comes back

The guard and the prisoner cross the river

Mother comes back

The father and the mother cross the river

Father comes back

The father and the boy cross the river

The guard and the prisoner comes back

The guard and the boy cross the river

The guard comes back

The guard and the prisoner cross the river.

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## Crossing The Bridge Riddle

There are two villages separated with a river. Each day, four people cross the river through a bridge to work on the other side and earn for their families. On one night when they were returning from work, they noticed that the bridge was about to collapse. Now all of them wanted to cross the bridge before it collapsed as no one wanted to be stuck on that end without their families.

They had just one torch with them and since it was the night time, they could not see without it. The bridge had become weak and it could only accommodate two people at a time. It was going to collapse in just 17 minutes.

The four people took different times to cross the bridge. First one took only a minute, second one took 2 minutes, third one took 5 minutes and the last one took 10 minutes.

How would all of them have managed to cross the bridge in time?

They had just one torch with them and since it was the night time, they could not see without it. The bridge had become weak and it could only accommodate two people at a time. It was going to collapse in just 17 minutes.

The four people took different times to cross the bridge. First one took only a minute, second one took 2 minutes, third one took 5 minutes and the last one took 10 minutes.

How would all of them have managed to cross the bridge in time?

Hint:

Let us denote the four people with A, B, C and D.

A takes 1 minute to cross, B takes 2, C takes 5 and D takes 10.

A and B cross first spending 2 minutes.

A comes back with torch taking 1 minute.

C and D cross taking 10 minutes.

B comes back with torch taking 2 minutes.

Finally, A and B cross the bridge taking 2 minutes.

2 + 1 + 10 + 2 + 2 = 17 minutes

Thus, this is the way they all managed to cross that bridge that night.

YES NO

A takes 1 minute to cross, B takes 2, C takes 5 and D takes 10.

A and B cross first spending 2 minutes.

A comes back with torch taking 1 minute.

C and D cross taking 10 minutes.

B comes back with torch taking 2 minutes.

Finally, A and B cross the bridge taking 2 minutes.

2 + 1 + 10 + 2 + 2 = 17 minutes

Thus, this is the way they all managed to cross that bridge that night.

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## 150 Pens Riddle

Rihanna brought home 150 pens but while packing them, she misplaced some of them. When her brother asked how many she had misplaced, she told him:

If you count in pairs, one will remain

If you count in a group of three, two will remain

If you count in a group of four, three will remain

If you count in a group of five, four will remain

If you count in a group of six, five will remain

If you count in a group of seven, nothing will remain.

How many pens do you think has she misplaced ?

If you count in pairs, one will remain

If you count in a group of three, two will remain

If you count in a group of four, three will remain

If you count in a group of five, four will remain

If you count in a group of six, five will remain

If you count in a group of seven, nothing will remain.

How many pens do you think has she misplaced ?

Hint:

## Peter's Proposal Riddle

A couple - Peter Parker and Mary Jane are madly in love with each other, but they live miles apart. Peter wants to send a gold ring to Mary to celebrate their first anniversary together but in a country where people steal anything unlocked, he can't send it to her without locking it inside a box.

Now, Peter and Mary have a lot of padlocks with them, but they don't have the key to the padlock for one another's.

How will Peter send the ring now?

Now, Peter and Mary have a lot of padlocks with them, but they don't have the key to the padlock for one another's.

How will Peter send the ring now?

Hint:

Peter will have to use a lock box that can hold two locks. He will put the ring in a box and will mail it to Mary. Upon receiving the box, Mary will put her own lock box inside and will send back to Peter. Peter can then-then take off his lock and send it off to Mary again.

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## Hobbit Pinball Riddle

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