Who was it?

Who was it? A rich man named Stuart Laidlaw had been counting his money. When he finished, he accidentally left a $1000.00 bill on his desk but when he returned for it a short while later, it was gone. Only two other persons could have seen the bill. One was the cook;...

What was your question?

What was your question? You leave your job interview in Liar and Truthteller Town with two other candidates who seem to know each other. The interviewer has told you that one of them is a Liar and one is a Truthteller; but you were so nervous you didn’t ask him...

How could this be possible?

How could this be possible? Three mountain climbers paid a lot of money to be the first to scale a mountain. After several days of climbing they finally reached the pinnacle, and to their dismay, found a cabin and three frozen bodies. Since the mountain climbers were...

What do you get?

What do you get? Take the number of states before Alaska and Hawaii were added. Double that and add the number of “winds.” Then subtract the number of Ali Baba’s thieves, not counting Ali Baba. Divide by the number of days in May minus 1. Cube the...

Is it enough for you?

Is it enough for you? The Chief of the Narcotics Squad studied the photo of the three men who were leaning against the ship’s railing. “What do we know about these characters?” he asked. “Not much,” his assistant answered. “One of...

One question

One question A traveler came to a fork in the road at which he found a bystander. He knew that at the end of one of the forks there was a village inhabited by people who always told the truth. At the end of the other fork was a village inhabited by people who always...