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  • Brain teasers are literally defined as puzzles or problems constructed for one's enjoyment.
  • There are various types of brain teasers. Including ones that are based on the logical, and the illogical.
  • Archimedes, a Greek math scholar, is one of the first historical figures to be known to have a huge amount of appreciation for brain riddles.
  • Archimedes is one of the first to devise math problems for his pupils to attempt to solve.
  • A British game show named "BrainTeaser," was cancelled after the production team was found to have been fraudulently misleading viewers.
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    The staff at Riddles and Answers have put together a great collection of brain teasers and have listed them here for your enjoyment. These clever brain teaser riddles will require the use of all of your brain power.

    This assortment of brain riddles is a great way to exercise your mind, and to have a bit of fun while doing so. Also, these interactive mind teasers are a great tool for teachers to give students to help warm up their pupil's brains.

    Think that you're ready to test your intelligence and do some brain stretching? Take a look at the tricky mind teasers below and attempt to solve every one that you can.

    Remember that most brain teasers are very direct in their approach, but may mean taking organized steps to complete the puzzle correctly.

    In A Bus There Is A Pregnant Lady Riddle

    The baby in the pregnant woman's womb is the youngest in the Bus.
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    What Looks Younger The Older It Gets Riddle

    A person in a photograph. They keep looking younger in relation to their present self.
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    Go To Where You Find News Of June Riddle

    The answer is Bird.
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    1 Knows Riddle

    Won by a nose
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    Mr Jones Had 4 Daughters Riddle

    Zero. If read to grammatical perfection, the riddle uses the word 'had' in a pas-tense format which means he no longer has children.

    Therefore all of the daughters and brothers could be from a prior marriage, affair etc. Although, again, the riddle doesn't not specify that the brothers are 'step brothers.'
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    Eight Pills Riddle

    Take any six pills and divide them into two groups of three each. Weigh putting the 3 pills on each side. If one side weigh's heavier than another, the heavier side consists of the poisonous pill. From the three pill in heavier side, weigh two pills. If one pill is heavier than another, the heavy one is poisonous pill. If both pill weigh same, the remaining third pill is poisonous. If all the 6 pill weigh the same, weigh the remaining two pill and heavy one is poisonous.
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    When I Am Filled I Can Point The Way Riddle

    A glove
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    Frank Was Born In 1933 Riddle

    He was born in the hospital room 1933 and died in room 1946.
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    I Am Always In Front Of You Riddle

    The future
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    A Blind Man Gets Marooned In A Desert Riddle

    The man will break each of the 4 pills in half and eat 1 half from each of the pills.
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    A Man Pushes His Car

    Playing Monopoly.
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    Prisoners Were Told That They Have A Chance To Be Free Riddle

    They should ask any guard "is the freedom door next to the lying guard?" If the guard answers "yes" they should go to the other door. if it was the liar, the other door takes them to freedom. If it was the honest guard, the other door is also what the prisoners want. If the guard answers "no" they should go to the door next to him: if it was the liar, the door next to him takes them to freedom. If it was the honest guard, the door next to him is also the right choice.
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    A Prisoner Escaped From A Prison Riddle

    The man was more than halfway across a bridge when he spotted the police car, so the quickest way to leave the bridge was to run towards the police car and then turn and run into the woods to hide.
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    A Blind Man Has 2 Red Pills And 2 Blue Pills Riddle

    Break each of the pills in half, as you do this pop one half in your mouth and lay the other half aside for tomorrow. When he’s done this with all four pills he will have consumed one red pill and one blue pill. And have the same left over.
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    Never Goes In And Never Comes Out

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    Can you come up with a cool, funny or clever Brain Teasers of your own? Post it below (without the answer) to see if you can stump our users.

    1. What runs around the yard without moving? Answer: A fence.

    2. What is always in front of you but can't be seen? Answer: The future.

    3. What has a heart but no organs? Answer: A deck of cards.

    4. What has a neck but no head? Answer: A bottle.

    5. What has four legs in the morning, two legs in the afternoon, and three legs in the evening? Answer: A human, who crawls on all fours as a baby, walks on two legs as an adult, and uses a cane in old age.

    6. What has a bottom at the top? Answer: A leg.

    7. What starts with an E, ends with an E, but only contains one letter? Answer: Envelope.

    8. What is black when clean and white when dirty? Answer: A chalkboard.

    9. What is the center of gravity? Answer: The letter V.

    10. What do you get when you cross a snowman and a shark? Answer: Frostbite.

    11. Why did the tomato turn red? Answer: Because it saw the salad dressing.

    12. Why did the banana go to the doctor? Answer: Because it wasn't peeling well.

    13. Why did the chicken cross the playground? Answer: To get to the other slide.

    14. Why did the coffee file a police report? Answer: It got mugged.

    15. Why did the computer go to the doctor? Answer: It had a virus.

    16. Why did the cookie go to the doctor? Answer: It was feeling crummy.

    17. Why did the crab go to jail? Answer: Because it was shellfish.

    18. Why did the cucumber call 911? Answer: It was in a pickle.

    19. Why did the dog go to the vet? Answer: To get a new leash on life.

    20. Why did the football team go to the bank? Answer: To get its quarterback.

    21. Why did the grape stop in the middle of the road? Answer: Because it ran out of juice.

    22. Why did the man put his money in the freezer? Answer: He wanted cold hard cash.

    23. Why did the math book look sad? Answer: Because it had too many problems.

    24. Why did the owl join the band? Answer: It wanted to play the hooternanny.

    25. Why did the pepper go to the doctor? Answer: It was jalapeno business.

    26. Why did the pirate go to college? Answer: To complete his arrrrt education.

    27. Why did the teacher wear sunglasses? Answer: Because her students were so bright.

    28. Why did the tomato blush? Answer: Because it saw the salad dressing.

    29. Why did the watermelon go to school? Answer: It wanted to become a gradu-fruit.

    30. Why did the yoga teacher give up? Answer: Because he couldn't find his inner peace.

    31. Why do bees hum? Answer: Because they don't know the words.

    32. Why do elephants never use computers? Answer: Because they're afraid of mice.

    33. Why do pandas like old movies? Answer: Because they're black and white.

    34. Why do seagulls fly over the sea? Answer: Because if they flew over the bay, they'd be bagels.

    35. Why do some fish live in saltwater? Answer: Because pepperwater makes them sneeze.

    36. Why do vampires need mouthwash? Answer: Because they have bat breath.

    37. Why do we call it a building if it's already built? Answer: Because it sounds better than a builtdown.

    38. Why do zebras have stripes? Answer: Because they don't want to be spotted.

    39. Why don't scientists trust atoms? Answer: Because they make up everything.

    40. Why don't witches like to ride their brooms when they're angry? Answer: They're afraid of flying off the handle.

    41. Why don't you ever see elephants hiding in trees? Answer: Because they're really good at it.

    42. Why is a giraffe's neck so long? Answer: Because its head is so far away from its body.

    43. Why is it hard to explain puns to kleptomaniacs? Answer: Because they always take things literally.

    44. Why is six afraid of seven? Answer: Because seven eight nine.

    45. Why was the bee invited to the party? Answer: Because it was a honey of a guest.

    46. Why was the calendar popular? Answer: Because it had a lot of dates.

    47. Why was the computer cold? Answer: Because it left its Windows open.

    48. Why was the cookie sad? Answer: Because it felt crumbled.

    49. Why was the math book sad? Answer: Because it had too many problems.

    50. Why was the tomato blushing? Answer: Because it saw the salad dressing.
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