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Lateral Thinking Riddles
Lateral thinking riddles are puzzles that combat against any preconceived notions or ideas you may have already drilled into your psyche. These tricky questions are also called thinking riddles because they force readers to think "outside of the box" to get the correct answer.

The solutions to these puzzle types are often inexact or quite the opposite of what a person may expect from a logical standpoint. Essentially, to answer these questions correctly you have to be willing to move away from logical thinking. It is with riddles like these that we help to develop and sharpen our mental abilities.

Are you ready to do some lateral thinking? Remember that each riddle listed in this collection should be read carefully and every clue should be examined just as carefully. This is truly the only determine the right solutions to each problem.

Riding To Seattle Riddle

Hint:
Your Horse's Name is January 1st 1996!
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Bottled Coin Riddle

Hint:
Push the cork into the bottle and shake the coin out!
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The Longer Line Riddle

Hint:
You draw a shorter line next to it, and it becomes the longer line.
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Black On Black Riddle

Hint:
It was daytime!
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Winning A Tennis Game Riddle

Hint:
If your opponent is injured, they forfeit the game.
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The Burning Island

Hint:
Set fire to the other half of the island then walk behind the fire on to the burnt ground
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Coin In A Bottle Riddle

Hint:
Push the cork into the bottle, and shake out the coin.
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The Table Tennis Ball

Hint:
Pour some water into the pipe so that the ball swims up on the surface.
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Three Switches Riddle

Hint:
Switch on the first switch, leave it for a minute, and then switch it off again. Then switch on the second switch and enter the room. The second switch will be connected to the light that is on, the first switch will be connected to the light with the warm bulb, and the third switch will be connected to the light with the cold bulb.
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The Barrel With No Lid

Hint:
They must tilt the barrel until the beer reaches the rim of the barrel. If they can see the bottom of the barrel then it is less than half full.
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