**Cipher Riddle - 31 December**

Can you decode the below cipher?

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Can you decode the below cipher?

896983327332676578

Can you quickly find which two matchstick figures is identical?

Can you replace alphabets by the numbers to make all the below equations true?

ZY = XZ - WV

UT = YV - ST

WY = ZU - RZ

QX = PX - QV

QL = LQ - WP

SV = XT - YR

Note: You can using only 8 digits. (i.e. more than one alphabets will be mapped to same numerical value)

There are three boxes which are labeled as Rs100, Rs150, and Rs200. One box contains two notes of Rs. 50. The second box contains one note of Rs50 and one note of Rs100 The third box contains two Rs. 100 notesAll boxes are labeled incorrectly.

What is the minimum number of boxes you must check in order to label all boxes correctly?

Mr. Rooney, who lives in a village was a cycling enthusiast, so he decided to go to town to watch a movie. He travels by his cycle at a constant speed for 2hours, but suddenly his cycle got the puncture. It took Rooney 10 minutes to change the tire. Now Rooney travels at 30km/her for the rest of his journey. Mr. Rooney reaches for the movie 30 minutes late. He thought if he does not get the puncher than he will be late by just 15 minutes.

How much distance Mr. Rooney traveled?

I am Huge on Sunday and Saturday.

I am small from Tuesday to Thursday.

I do not exist on Monday and Friday.

Who am I?

Can you identify the famous TV character from the rebus below?

Mrs. Butch was watching a very rare bird "Whooper swan". Soon she was dead.

Explain ?

I am the first thing you need while camping.

I am always with the person named Marcos Valencia and Carrick.

But Pogba Zlatan and Rooney thinks I am wasteful and do not need me.

I am the second to the last thing to add when you are making a patch.

What am I?

Can you solve below alphametic riddle by replacing letters by number to make below equation true?

NUMBER +

NUMBER

=======

PUZZLE

Can you name the vegetable which is most avoided in the ships?

The teacher told the student that if he told a lie then he will be expelled from school and if he told the truth than he still is expelled from school.

What can student say to prevent his expelled from school?

There is a rock group of four men that do not sing. Name It?

Josh Parker organizes an exotic office Christmas party at the beach to his important fellow employees.

Following are the important people that will come to the party

1. Josh Parker

2. Josh Parker 2 girlfriends- Carol Vanstone and Tracey Hughes

3. The sales head Clay Vanstone.

4. Clay Vanstone 2 associates.

5. Mr. Jeremy and his Secret Tab.

They all need to cross a small river to reach the beach, however, Josh Parker has got just one boat.

There are few rules for crossing the river.

1. The capacity of the boat is limited to just two people.

2. Clay Vanstone associates will not stay with Josh Parker without Clay Vanstone.

3. Carol Vanstone and Tracey Hughes will not stay with the Clay Vanstone without Josh Parker.

4. Mr. Jeremy would never leave the Secret Tab alone.

5. Secret Tab counts as a person.

6. Only Josh Parker, Clay Vanstone or Mr. Jeremy can drive the boat.

7. The two girlfriends Carol Vanstone and Tracey Hughes will not stay with the Clay Vanstone without Josh Parker.

8. No Associates would stay with Josh Parker without their Clay Vanstone.

9. Mr.Jeremy will not leave the Secret Tab alone.

Can you find the hidden animal in the picture below ?

Can you replace each alphabet with the number (1 - 9) to make below equation correct ?

AB * C = DE - F = GH / I

Chemistry Teacher : "Hi Johny".

Johny : "Hi Teacher, What is your favorite movie ?".

Chemistry Teacher : "Indium Cerium Platinum Iodine Oxygen Nitrogen" .

Ten seconds later.... Johny replied I got it.

Do you ?

Can you replace the X (both small and big x) with the numbers between 1 to 19 such that all the rows of 3 numbers between X (big x) sum to 23 ?

Mr. and Mrs. Winchester have six sons and each son has one sister.

Which direction does the below image pointing to ?

Considering below equation holds

V + II - VI = 10

IV - X + VIII = 20

IV - VII + VI = 30

Then, I + II + III = ?

In a pool party, can you guess what does the Peepal tree wear?

There are six people in a family namely M, N, O, P, Q and R.

R and O are brother and sister.

N is the brother of Q husband.

P is the father of M and grandfather of R.

Can you calculate the number of male members in the family?

Can you Find and name the hidden bird in the picture below ?

In a picnic session, a footballer was practicing. During his play, he busted lips and ears and broke ribs and thighs. However, he was still able to play a professional match on the very next day.

How can this be possible?

An apple seller is hosting a competition. He offers 1000 apples and 10 boxes to the people who pass by. The challenge is to put those 1000 apples in the 10 boxes in such a manner that if he asks for any amount of apples, the person is able to directly give him the boxes or a combination of boxes. If the person can do it, he promises to give a thousand apples for free.

If you happen to pass by the apple seller, will you be able to win a thousand apples?

McDonald announces special prize in the USA on the occasion of Halloween for kids.

If

Vanilla Cone costs 60 cents

Cheeseburger costs 65 cents

Filet-O-Fish costs 54 cents

How much does Happy Meal Cost ?

Can you replace question mark to make the below equation true ?

16 ? 14 ? 4 ? 6 = 62

I am a six letter word.

The first four letter is me.

The second and last letter are the same.

The fourth second and last letter are payment.

Who am l?

Can you find the odd one out from the below words ?

First Second Third Forth Fifth Sixth Seventh, Eighth Nine Ten Eleven Twelve.

Alex Parrish was so frustrated to be the suspect of being a sleeper terrorist that in her bathroom she shoot herself right between the eyes with a revolver. The revolver and the bullets were real. Minutes later Alex Parrish walks out from the bathroom unharmed.

How can this be possible ?

You need to remove two matchsticks to make below equation correct ?

The United States 22nd and the 24th president got the same father.

Their mother is also the same.

Both are not twins but born at the same time.

None of them are adopted.

Both are male.

Who are they ?

There is a riddle which can be asked all day with a different correct answer each time. What is the riddle ?

Can you count the number of blocks in the picture below ?

If

20 % 5 = 24

21 % 7 = 33

42 % 6 = 67

Then;

66 % 6 = ?

Can you spot the man between the coffee bean in the picture below

On the occasion of Christmas, Major online seller companies in India

:

: Amazon offers 10% discount over and over again.

: eBay offers RS 45,000 off.

If the original cost of

The results are as follows

Vijay beats Ishant

Dhoni beats Kohli

Who came first in the race?

I am quite

In the city of Brain Teasers, 2% of people do not list their phone numbers. Now if we select random 20 people from the phone directory, then how many people selected will have unlisted phone numbers?

The following alphametic has only one solution. Can you find it?

ENLIST + SILENT + LISTEN = ANAGRAM

PS: You may start the number from 0.

Let us do a fun activity. Take three piles of cards - one with 11 cards, second with 7 cards and the third with 6 cards and place them on a table.

The challenge is to move cards in a manner that each pile has 8 cards by the time you are done.

The rules are:

1) You can add to any pile but you must add exactly the amount of cards the pile already has. Suppose that a pile has 7 cards, then you will have to move exactly 7 cards from another pile to keep above it.

2) All cards should be taken from the same pile at one time.

3) You have only 3 moves.

Can you solve the below geography rebus by decoding the below rebus ?

Can you crack the logic with which the letters in the attached figure are connected and find the missing letter in the last circle?

In the attached picture, you will find a pyramid formation, that is made up of ten circles. If you can move only 3 circles, can you turn it upside down?

We have numbered the coins so that you can comment the numbers as answers.

In a certain bank, a man deposits a certain amount. According to the bank policies, the amount will get doubled up in a year but as the service charge, they will also deduct Rs. 65 by the end of every year.

If after the 6th year, the amount becomes 0, what do you think is the original amount he deposited in the bank?

A quarter is one fourth of a dollar but Mr. Brainteaser has changed the equation as below :

DOLLAR * 4 = QUARTER

Can you replace each letter by a digit to make above solution correct ?

Can you make the below equation true by using any three numbers from "1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 and 15"?

( ) + ( ) + ( ) = 30

Can you name any English verb that becomes its past tense by simply rearranging the alphabets

Can you replace the "?" in the picture table below with the appropriate numbers.

Priyanka is pregnant and currently has 6 sons

Dousik Reka

Mirallas

Famid

Sonu

Lavy

What will she name her next child boy ?

A. Noah

. Liam

C. Tinku

D. Mason

Before Balboa discovered the Pacific ocean, which was the largest ocean before that

Replace the alphabet with the number such that below equation hold true.

HAPPY

+ DIWALI

--------------

HDLALA

--------------

Where do you go to learn how to make the ice cream ?

Can you make the number "7" even without the use of mathematical operators like addition, subtraction, multiplication or division ?

Can you replace the question mark with the correct number, given the pair of numbers exhibits similar relationship?

? : 3839 :: 11 : 1209

A Monkey, a squirrel, and an Eagle are racing to the to the top of the mango tree. Assuming all these animals are in perfect shape, Which animal will reach to Banana first ?

Which number should replace the question mark in the picture below ?

In a football game , Chelsea defeated Mani 2 - 0 but no man from either side scored. How can this be possible ?

It is a strange cricket match in which batsman is getting bowled in the very first ball he faced. Assuming no extras in the match, which batsman will be not out at the end of the inning ?

Can you guess the name of the month by looking the below rebus ?

The square root of number 121 is "11". What is the square root of the number "12345678987654321." ?

what one word does below rebus identifies ?

Bea Smith , Vera Bennett, Franky Doyle and Doreen Anderson were in Wentworth Prison for murder. But their behavior on the jails is appreciated by the warden and the warden decided to give all these 4 prisoners 11 cupcakes. They all like cupcakes and they had all cupcakes in no matter of time but they do not know how many cupcake each individual had.

Therefore Bea started the conversation

Bea : "Hey T-Vera, did you had more cupcakes than I had ?"

Vera : "I do not know girl, Hey Franky, did you had more cupcakes than I had ?".

Franky: "I do not know"

Doreen replied instantly

Doreen: "I know how exactly how many cupcakes each of you had?"

So can you tell how many cupcakes each of them had ?

A small town is visited by an ice-cream truck every day. On the first day of February, the truck visits as usual and 5 children, one from each of the first 5 houses on the street buys an ice cream that is of the different flavor from each other along with a completely different topping.

Go through the details below and find out which child lives in which house and bought which ice-cream flavor with which topping:

1. Jim lives between the child who bought the Raspberry topping and the child who bought mango ice cream.

2. Joyce, whose house has an even number, bought the cherry topping. Nancy does not live next to Joyce.

3. The blackcurrant ice cream had no topping.

4. The child who lives in house number 2 had the butterscotch ice cream. The child in house number 3 did not have chocolate ice cream.

5. Mike had banana ice cream. He hates banana cherry.

6. The child who had the cashew topping lives in house number 5. Dustin does not live in house number 4.

Please note that the odd numbered houses and the even numbered houses are located on the exactly opposite sides of the street.

I am dry when I go inside, but wet when I am pulled outside.

The longer I am inside, the stronger I get

When I am completely out, I am wet and I literally sag

Who am I ?

In "Clash Royal" App Game, Warrior "The Bomber" is a very good defensive options. It can be purchased from the card shop.

The cost of the bomber is quite interesting.

The Cost of 1st bomber is: 2

The Cost of 2nd bomber is: 4

The Cost of 3rd bomber is: 6

The Cost of 4th bomber is: 8

The Cost of 5th bomber is: 10

i.e to buy 5 bombers you need 2+4+6+8+10 = 30 coins.

How many bombers can you buy using 1000 coins ?

On occasion of Diwali (a Hindu festival), the local ice cream seller is selling ice cream at an 80% discount. But, he got just two flavours, vanilla and cocoa-chipped. He is selling vanilla at Rs1 and Choco-chip at Rs2. However, he is giving just one ice cream to each person.

Shruti went to the shop and give the seller Rs.2 and without asking her the seller gives her Choco-chip ice cream. Next, Anmol comes and also gave the seller the same amount i.e. Rs2. Now the seller asks Anmol which ice-cream does he wants.

Why such a different behaviour towards Shruti and Anmol?

Can you start the fire using two pieces of woods ?

There is a unique number which when multiplied by any number from 1 to 6, we will get the new number that contains same digits only.

Can you find that number ?

The current Temperature can be represented by below textual rebus.

0

=========

LLB

Can you tell us the current time?

The current time can be represented by below textual rebus.

0

=========

LLB

Can you tell us the current time?

On a beautiful Sunday morning, You ordered a hot team to your hotel room and suddenly you remember an important thing that needed to be done right now will take around 3 minutes to complete. Like most people you like your tea to be hot while drinking so, when should you pour cream in the tea ? 1. straight away 2 Just people, you drink the team 3. Its do not matter

This is a classy optical illusion puzzle.

What more you can find except bricks in the image below?

Before the start of the car race, Tony Stewart and Jamie Mcmurray have the same amount of fuel in the car. With this fuel Tony Stewart can drive for 4 hours while Jamie can drive five hours.

After a time they realize that amount of fuel left in Tony car is 1/4th of the fuel in Jamie car.

For long they are racing ?

Explanation:

Let us say they drive for "t" hours and initial fuel is "f"

Amount of fuel used by Tony car is ft/4

Amount of fuel used by Jamie car is ft/5

As per given condition,

f - ft/5 = 4(f-ft/4)

Solving, t = 15/4 hours

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What will be the best approach to finding all the prime numbers less than 75 that leave an odd reminder when we divide them with 5?

A boy collects white sea shells from the sea and brings them home every night. When he has enough of them, he decides to sell them to a trader.

The trader is ready to buy the shells and he asks the boy about the quantity. At this, the boy starts calculating. He has a giant box that contains 3 mini boxes. Two of them have another mini box inside. If the giant box can hold 50 shells, how many brown shells can he sell to the trader?

You need to cut a round cake into eight equal pieces with just 3 cut. Can you do it?

What is the unique property of the following words ?

* Revive

* Banana

* Grammar

* Voodoo

* Assess

* Potato

* Dresser

* Uneven

You need to unlock a secret code using following clues

Clue-1 : 0 7 9 (One of the numbers is correct and is placed in its correct position)

Clue-2 : 0 3 2 (Nothing is correct)

Clue-3 : 1 0 8 (Two numbers are correct but not placed at its correct position.)

Clue-4 : 9 2 6 (One number is correct but not placed at its correct position.)

Clue-5 : 6 7 8 (One number is correct but not placed at its correct position.)

You need to move one matchstick to make below equation correct.

Ponder upon a creature who exists in disguise

Who deals in mysteries and has nothing to tell you except lies

Now think about what is constantly the final thing to mend

What is the middle of the middle and the end of the end?

Now ponder upon the sound you must have often heard

When you were looking for the hard-to-find word

If you can tie them all together and answer this

Tell me what living creature you will always loath to kiss?

A _____ restaurant chef was _____ to made food as there was _____.

Can you solve the riddle by replacing blanks by a word (in three different ways) ?

One Night, a Cook, a Cobbler and a Fisherman went to a dinner together and asked the manager to split the bill equally among them. When the bill arrived, it was for four people.

How can this be possible?

At his own home, a man watches a beautiful lady killed. He cried but does not do anything about it. Why?

Can you solve the equation by finding the value of

A) Horse

B) Cowboy boot

C) Horseshoe

Chances of Mr. Button

What is the chance of Samuel Mr. Button now?

There are many trees in my garden. One such tree is a mango tree and

How come

1 + 9 + 8 = ?

Can you find the missing number in the series below

1 5 9 2 6 10 3 ? 11 4 8 12

When you say goodbye, I am what you need to tie.

I come as a couple and go wherever you run.

Can you find the hidden mobile that is lost in the rug?

You need to fill number in the bricks in the image below such that the top brick is

In a time long back, there lived a king who ruled the great kingdom of Trojan House. As a part of the renovation of the kingdom to meet future security needs, he asked his chief architect to lay down a new play in a manner that all of his 10 castles are connected through five straight walls and each wall must connect four castles together.

He also asked the architect that at least one of his castle should be protected

The architect could not come up with any solution that served all of King’s choice, but he suggested the best plan that you can see in the picture.

Can you find a better solution to serve the king's demand?

I never stop running even when I stand still. If I am formed by joining two identical bodies together, can you guess who I am?

A person was found dead on a big green land with no trees or building around. When the police arrived, they found a piece of rock lying next to him and the man was wearing clothes comprising of red, blue and yellow colors.

Can you tell who the person is and what was the cause of death?

Can you find the key in the picture below?

By using all numbers, i.e. 123456789 and subtraction/addition, operators number 100 can be formed in many ways.

Example 98 + 7 + 6 - 5 - 4 - 3 + 2 - 1 = 100

But if we add a condition that use of the number 32 is the must. Then there are limited solutions.

One of such solution is: 9 - 8 + 76 + 54 - 32 + 1 = 100

Can you tell any other solution?

We have shown you a regular water barrel. Without using any measuring device can you check if barrels is more than half filled or less than half filled

A blonde put

Jane Doe, a top MI6 Cop is found in Times Square with almost no memory and mysterious tattoos on her body. She just remembers that she had embraced this tattoo so that she can remember who is the spy that was responsible for the blast in London.

MI6 had shortlisted 6 suspects and ask jane if she can identify with them who is responsible for the blast. She doest not remember anything but when she look into her tattoo she was able to identify the spy.

Following are the suspects name

1. Kurt

2. Edgar

3. Tasha

4. Oscar

5. Bethany

Tattoo found on her body was "ymarspseneptunehtssaturniravenuscso"

Who is the spy ?

Find the hidden panda in the image below?

Byomkesh Bakshi was visiting his friend Ganpat Negi. He found out that his friend wife had just killed a burglar in self defence. Bakshi asks Ganpat about what happened and he told that "His wife were watching television when suddenly the bell rang. She thought that it is her husband Ganpat but she found the burglar who attacked her instantly and she got so frightened that she killed the burglar immediately with the knife. Byomkesh Bakshi asked the police to arrest here friend wife. Why ?

By moving exactly three matchsticks can you make the below equation true.

It can be solved by 3 ways.

I shrink every time I take the bath. Who am I?

Maria and Martina are strange women. One of them always lies on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays and tells the truth on all other days of the week while the other lies on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays and tells the truth on other days of the week.

Today, following statements were made.

Maria: I lie on Saturdays.

Martina: I will lie tomorrow.

Maria: I lie on Sundays.

Which day of the week is today?

This is a hardest chess board puzzle that I have been asked.

In the picture below you can see that white army is arranged. You need to add black army on the board such that no piece is under any threat.

Note: Army comprised of

1 king

1 queen

2 rooks

2 bishops

2 knights

8 pawns

A mother bought three dress for her triplets daughters(one for each) and put the dresses in the dark. One by one the girls come and pick a dress.

What is the probability that no girl will choose her own dress?

Can you complete below number series by replacing "?" with the correct number.

10 # 10 # 20 # ? # 110 # 300 # 930

Can you find company name from the pictogram below?

This is the interview puzzle asked to my friend in an interview of "blackrock".

As shown in the picture below, There is a circular car race track of 10km. There are two cars, we called them Car A and Car B. And they are at the exact opposite end to each other. At Time T(0), Both cars move toward each other at a constant speed of 100m / seconds. As we know both cars are at the same speed they will always be the exact opposite to each other.

Note, at the center, there is a bug which starts flying towards Car A at time T(0). When the bug reaches car B, it turns back and starts moving towards the car A. The speed of bug is 1m/second. After 5hours all three stop moving.

Lena Dunham , Allison Williams, and Jemima Kirke are 3 daughters of a good mathematician "Geroge".

When I asked George the age of their daughters. He replied "The current age of her daughters is prime. Also, the difference between their ages is also prime."

How old are the daughters ?

This is the oldest riddle that I have heard.

Once there was a man who is travelling with a Tiger , goat, and grass.

He needs to cross the river that can carry the maximum of two i.e Man + one of Tiger goat or grass. But the problem is "If he takes lion with him, the goat will eat grass and if he takes grass with him, the lion will eat goat".

How can he ensure safe delivery of all three?

You need to move four matchsticks to make matchsticks equation true.

If

Aakriti = 742

Lavesh = 622

Shruti = 620

Anmol = 522

Then,

Sonal = ?

why despite killing dozens of people Charley and Wilma were not punished?

Today, I celebrated my 32nd birthday but I was born in 1971.

How is this possible ?

In Dubai at the charity event, Federal and Nadal played exactly five matches. Both wins exactly an equal number of matches.

How is this possible?

I have Rs.50 and

Where is missing Rs1?

The more place I go, the less you can see. Who am I?

Can you find the thief by just looking at the picture below?

Can you maneuver word "warm" to form word "cold" in four steps?

Judge knows that Aladin was killed by her girlfriend Jasmine but the judge was not sure whether to punish her or not. Why

What you cannot hold it but it is yours?

Anmol is looking at Nikita, but Nikita is looking at Mayank. Anmol is married, but Mayank is not. Is married person looking at the unmarried person?

A) Yes

B) No

C) Insufficient information

Seven Robbers loot the bank and hide the coins at a deserted factory. They decide to divide the money equally next morning. Two greedy robbers decided to cheat the others and reach the factory at night. They equally divided the coins between them, one coin left. So they called another robber and then they decided to divide equally among three. Sadly again one coin left. Same thing happened for 4th 5th and the 6th robber.

However when 7th robber reached in the morning, they are able to divide the coins equally.

How many coins were there in total?

How can one talk without saying a single word?

You need to climb ten stairs. At every stair, you can either take one step up or you can jump two steps up.

In how many different ways you can climb 10 stairs?

Your bike crashed into the dark forest and suddenly you saw and deadly panther and jaguar. You got just one bullet.

What is your escape strategy?

A very interesting trivia question for all.

Why do men shirts have their buttons on the right side and women have buttons on the left-hand side?

In the image below, you can see two glasses and two matchsticks. You need to move four matchsticks in such a manner that the crosses come inside the glasses.

Note: you cannot move the crossed.

I have feet, but no legs. Which animal Am I?

I am standing in California palace. The palace has five soldiers. Every soldier has five rooms. Each room has five big tigers and each tiger have five small tigers. Each tiger has four legs.

How many are there in total?

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