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### Top 5 Most Discussed Riddles of 2011

Top 5 Most Discussed Riddles of 2011

Puzzle 1 : World Most Famous Riddle
Difficulty ★★★★☆    Popularity ★★★★

What came first, the chicken or the egg?

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Puzzle 2 : Game Show Problem
Difficulty ★★★★☆      Popularity ★★★★

You are on a game show and there are three doors. The presenter tells you that behind one of doors there is a car and behind the other two are goats, if you pick the car you win it. After you have picked a door the presenter opens a different door with a goat behind it, he then gives you the chance to change what door you open, what should you do?

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Puzzle 3 : A Riddle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆

What goes up and down but doesn't move?

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Puzzle 4 : IPS Interview RIDDLE
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

If you had three apples and four oranges in one hand and four apples and three oranges in the other hand, what would you have?

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Puzzle 5 : Nonsense Riddle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

Four men were in a boat on the lake. The boat turns over, and all four men sink to the bottom of the lake, yet not a single man got wet! Why?.

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Last Updated:20112-12-31

### Top 5 Most Viewed Puzzles of 2011

Top 5 Most Viewed Puzzles of 2011

Puzzle 1 : Lateral Thinking Question (Hits ~6k)
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

A boy and his father are caught in a traffic accident, and the father dies. Immediately the boy is rushed to a hospital, suffering from injuries. But the attending surgeon at the hospital, upon seeing the boy, says 'I cannot operate. This boy is my son.' How is this situation explained?

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Puzzle 2 : Interesting Number Puzzle (Hits ~5k)
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆

A number with an interesting property:

When I divide it by 2, the remainder is 1.
When I divide it by 3, the remainder is 2.
When I divide it by 4, the remainder is 3.
When I divide it by 5, the remainder is 4.
When I divide it by 6, the remainder is 5.
When I divide it by 7, the remainder is 6.
When I divide it by 8, the remainder is 7.
When I divide it by 9, the remainder is 8.
When I divide it by 10, the remainder is 9.

It's not a small number, but it's not really big, either.
When I looked for a smaller number with this property I couldn't find one.

Can you find it?

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Puzzle 3 : Challenging Puzzle (Hits ~4.5k)
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆

Outside a room there are three light switches. One of switch is connected to a light bulb inside the room.
Each of the three switches can be either 'ON' or 'OFF'.

You are allowed to set each switch the way you want it and then enter the room(note: you can enter the room only once)

Your task is to then determine which switch controls the bulb ??

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Puzzle 4 : 4 Doors Riddle (Hits ~3.5k)
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

You are an expert on paranormal activity and have been hired to locate a spirit haunting an old resort hotel. Strong signs indicate that the spirit lies behind one of four doors. The inscriptions on each door read as follows:

Door A: It's behind B or C
Door B: It's behind A or D
Door C: It's in here
Door D: It's not in here

Your psychic powers have told you three of the inscriptions are false, and one is true. Behind which door will you find the spirit?

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Puzzle 5 : Murder Mystery Humour Riddle (Hits ~3k)
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

A donkey behind another donkey
I'm behind that second donkey
But there is a whole nation behind me

It is a murder you can describe in a word.

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Last Updated:20112-12-25

### Top 5 Google Searched Puzzles of 2011

Top 5 Google Searched Puzzles of 2011

Puzzle 1 : Challenging Puzzle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

Outside a room there are three light switches. One of switch is connected to a light bulb inside the room.
Each of the three switches can be either 'ON' or 'OFF'.

You are allowed to set each switch the way you want it and then enter the room(note: you can enter the room only once)

Your task is to then determine which switch controls the bulb ??

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Puzzle 2 : Number Sequence Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆

Fill in the blanks:
3 3 5 4 4 ? 5

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Puzzle 3 : Detective Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆
There are five people. One of them shot and killed one of the other five. Which man is the murderer?

1. Dan ran in the NY City marathon yesterday with one of the innocent men.
2. Mike considered being a farmer before he moved to the city.
3. Jeff is a topnotch computer consultant and wants to install Ben's new computer next week.
4. The murderer had his leg amputated last month.
5. Ben met Jack for the first time six months ago.
6. Jack has been in seclusion since the crime.
7. Dan used to drink heavily.
8. Ben and Jeff built their last computers together.
9. The murderer is Jack's brother. They grew up together in Seattle.

Consider yourself to be a detective....So who is the killer ??

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Puzzle 4 : Pyramid Number Puzzle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

The below is a number puzzle. It should be read left to right, top to bottom.
1
1 1
2 1
1 2 1 1
1 1 1 2 2 1
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? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Question 1: What is the next two rows of numbers?

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Puzzle 5 : Cipher Puzzle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

What does this message say?

G T Y O R J O T E O U I A B G T

Hint : Count the letters and try splitting the letters up into groups.

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Last Updated:20112-12-24

### Top 5 Google Searched Riddles of 2011

Top 5 Google Searched Riddles of 2011

Riddle 1 : Is This Maths Riddle ??
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆

If 12=6 and 6=3 then why doesn't 10=5?
(and what does 10 equal?)

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Riddle 2 : Short Hard Riddles
Difficulty ★★★★☆     Popularity ★★★☆☆

1)How is the moon like a dollar

2)Why is the letter I like Delhi?

3)What is the shortest complete sentence in the English language

4)If you have me, you want to share me. If you share me, you haven't got me. What am I?

5)How could a cowboy ride into town on Friday, stay two days, and ride out on Friday

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Riddle 3 : Murder Mystery Humour Riddle
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

A donkey behind another donkey
I'm behind that second donkey
But there is a whole nation behind me

It is a murder you can describe in a word.

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Riddle 4 : Funny Answer to This Riddle
Difficulty ★★☆☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

Right now Mum is 21 years older then her child In 6 years her child will be 5 times younger than she. Where is daddy?

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Riddle 5 : Akbar Birbal Tale
Difficulty ★★★☆☆     Popularity ★★★★☆

Emperor Akbar once ruled over India. He was a wise and intelligent ruler, and he had in his court the Nine Gems, his nine advisors, who were each known for a particular skill. One of these Gems was Birbal, known for his wit and wisdom. The story below is one of the examples of his wit. Do you have it in you to find out the answer?

A farmer and his neighbour once went to Emperor Akbar's court with a complaint.
'Your Majesty, I bought a well from him,' said the farmer pointing to his neighbour, 'and now he wants me to pay for the water.'
'That's right, your Majesty,' said the neighbour. 'I sold him the well but not the water!'
?The Emperor asked Birbal to settle the dispute.
How did Birbal solve the dispute?

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Last Updated:2011-08-20

### Photo Riddle

Photo Riddle - 30 December

What is the word or phrase?

### Sound Riddle

Sound Riddle - 29 December

Can you figure out the logic I used to decide the order of the following words:

gun, shoe, spree, door, hive, kicks, heaven, gate, line, den

### Math Puzzle

Math Puzzle - 28 December

You have 1023 lemons and 10 bags. You have to distribute these lemons in these 10 bags in any way you choose. But when I ask for a certain number of lemons you have to give them in terms of bags without transferring the lemons from other bags. How do you distribute the lemons?

### Hard Photo Puzzle

Hard Photo Puzzle - 27 December

What is the word or phrase ?

### Science Murder Riddle

Science Murder Riddle - 26 December

A man was going to bleach his socks because they had gotten muddy the day before. As he was pouring the bleach into the washing machine, he spilled some on the floor. He got some cleaning fluid and mopped it up with a rag. Minutes later he was dead. What killed him?

### Good Science Riddle

Good Science Riddle - 23 December

Many have heard it, but nobody has ever seen it, and it will not speak back until spoken to. What is it?

### Image Riddle

Image Riddle - 22 December

What does this Picture means ?

### Age Riddle

Age Riddle - 21 December

Sonal had her birthday in the year 2000 she became 8 years old. But she was born in the year 2008.
How can you explain this?

### Statement Puzzle

Statement Puzzle - 20 December

Rob is taller than Edwin, Jurgen is shorter than Rob.
Of only one of the following statements, we now certainly know it is correct:

Edwin is taller than Jurgen
Jurgen is taller than Edwin
It cannot be determined if Jurgen or Edwin is tallest.

### Maths Puzzle

Maths Puzzle - 19 December

How can I get the answer 24 by only using the numbers 8,8,3,3.

You can use the main signs add, subtract multiply and divide.

### Impossible Riddle

Impossible Riddle - 16 December

When can you add 2 to 11 and get 1 as the correct answer?

### What Word Riddle

What Word Riddle - 15 December

Pronounced as one letter,
And written with three,
Two letters there are,
And two only in me.
I’m double, I’m single,
I’m black blue and gray,
And the same either way

### Teaser Puzzle

Teaser Puzzle - 14 December

What does the following represent?

N N N N N N N

A A A A A A A

C C C C C C C

### Very Confusing Riddle

Very Confusing Riddle - 13 December

What is broken, every time it's spoken?

### Odd One Out Puzzle

Odd One Out Puzzle - 12 December

Which is Odd One Out ? and why ?

4377

3954

9862

8454

9831

### Gold Box Puzzle

Gold Box Puzzle - 9 December

There are three boxes in a table. One of the box contains Gold and the other two are empty. A printed message contains in each box. One of the message is true and the other two are lies.
The first box says 'The Gold is not here'.
The Second box says 'The Gold is not here'.
The Third box says 'The Gold is in the Second box'.
Which box has the Gold?

### TinTin Puzzle

TinTin Puzzle - 8 December

TinTin has eleven friends.He has a bowl containing eleven apples. Now He want to divide the eleven apples to his friends, in such a way that a apple should remain in his bowl.
How can He do it?

### Silly Riddle

Silly Riddle - 7 December

### Unsolvable Riddle

Unsolvable Riddle - 6 December

In a contest, four fruits (an apple, a banana, an orange, and a pear) have been placed in four closed boxes (one fruit per box). People may guess which fruit is in which box. 123 people participate in the contest. When the boxes are opened, it turns out that 43 people have guessed none of the fruits correctly, 39 people have guessed one fruit correctly, and 31 people have guessed two fruits correctly.
How many people have guessed three fruits correctly, and how many people have guessed four fruits correctly

### December Maths Puzzle

December Maths Puzzle - 5 December

I am thinking of a 6-digit number. The sum of the digits is 43.

And only two of the following three statements about the number are true:

(1) it's a square number,
(2) it's a cube number, and
(3) the number is under 500000.

### December Riddle

December Riddle - 2 December

What is in seasons, seconds, centuries and minutes but not in decades, years or days?