Test yourself and your friends with some of these puzzles...
BRAIN TEASERS - can you get it before reading the answers?
Q) There are three houses. One is red, one is blue, and one is white. If the red house is to the left of the house in the middle, and the blue house is to the right to the house in the middle, where is the white house?
A) In Washington, D.C.!
Q) You are in a cabin and it is pitch black. You have one match on you. Which do you light first, the newspaper, the lamp, the candle, or the fire?
A) You light the match first!
Q) Who is bigger: Mr. Bigger, Mrs. Bigger, or their baby?
A) The baby, because he is a little bigger.
Q) Mike is a butcher. He is 5’10” tall. What does he weigh?
Q) A farmer has 17 sheep and all but nine die. How many are left?
Q) How far can a rabbit run into the woods?
A) Halfway. After that, he is running out of the woods.
Q) In a year, there are 12 months. Seven months have 31 days. How many months have 28 days?
A) They all do.
Q) What are the next three letters in the following sequence?J, F, M, A, M, J, J, A, __, __, __
A) S, O, N. The sequence is first letter of the months of the year. September, October, and November are the next in the sequence.
Q) Jimmy’s mother had four children. She named the first Monday. She named the second Tuesday, and she named the third Wednesday. What is the name of the fourth child?
A) Jimmy, because Jimmy’s mother had four children!
Q)Before Mt. Everest was discovered, what was the highest mountain in the world?
A) Mt. Everest. It was still the highest in the world. It just had not been discovered yet!