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If You Can Solve 6/8 Of These Brain Teasers You're Smart, Clever, And Cool

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  1. I have 3 apples. If you take away 2 from me, how many do you have?
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    1
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    2
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    3
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    4
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    You literally have two.

  2. If there are 12 fish and half of them drown, how many are left?
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    0
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    4
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    6
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    12
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    Wrong!

    Fish don't drown!

  3. An electric train is moving north at 100 mph. Which way does the smoke blow?
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    South
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    East
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    West
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    It doesn't blow.
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    Wrong!

    Electric trains don't blow smoke!

  4. How many bricks does it take to COMPLETE a building made of brick?
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    Depends on the building
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    Depends on the size of the brick
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    One — the last one!

  5. You're in a race and overtake the second person. What place are you in?
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    1st
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    2nd
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    3rd
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    Depends on number of racers
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    Second — and that person is now in third!

  6. Some months have 31 days; others have 30. How many have 28 days?
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    11
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    12
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    Wrong!

    All months have 28 days.

  7.  A farmer had 15 sheep, and all but 8 died. How many are left?
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    0
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    7
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    8
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    15
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    Wrong!

    The eight that didn't die are left.

  8. How many times can you take 5 from 25?
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    Only once
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    Five times
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    12.5 times
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    25 times
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    Wrong!

    Once. After that, it's 20!

 
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