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  1. How can you get 10 horses in to 9 stables, bearing in mind that each horse must have its own stable?

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  2. What do you call a frog with no legs?

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  3. Mr. and Mrs. Smith have seven daughters. If each daughter has a brother how many children do Mr. and Mrs. Smith have?

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  4. Henry walked down the street and bumped into his old friend from university.
    "I haven't seen you for ages! I've married someone you wouldn't know." said the young friend . "This is our daughter!"
    "And what's your name, girl?" Henry asked the little girl who was holding his friend's hand.
    "It's the same as my mummy!" Said the girl.
    "Oh so it's Teagan, is it?" Henry asked.
    He was right! How did he know the girl's name?

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  5. What two colors make green?

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  6. Two people are in a barn. Ten cats follow them in. How many feet are in the barn now?

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  7. A murderer is condemned to death. He has to choose among three rooms. The first is full of raging fires, the second is full of assassins with loaded guns, and the third is full of lions that haven't eaten in 3 years. Which room is safest for him?

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  8. What do you call the words in a song?

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  9. What is the antonym for expensive?

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  10. When you eat a sweet potato, what part of the plant are you eating?

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  11. If 3 peacocks lay 5 eggs in 8 days, how many peacocks will lay 29 eggs in 76 days?

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  12. A man drove to a hotel and as soon as he got there he was bankrupt. Explain.

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  1. What number can you take half of and leave nothing?

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  2. Who is Winnie the Pooh's best friend?

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  3. You're in a room with 3 light switches. Next to your room is another room with the door closed. Inside that room are 3 lights. You do not know which switch controls which light. How can you figure out which switch controls which light? You can only enter the room with the lights once.

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  4. A farmer has seventeen sheep. All but nine of them die. How many sheep does he have left?

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  5. A small defenseless animal lays on the ground in the heat of the sun. Suddenly, it is pulled up and beaten with sticks. The animal’s body is broken, but no one is punished for the crime. Why not?

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  6. How many apples can you fit into an empty box?

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  7. What word in Italian is used to greet someone and also bid them farewell?

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  8. What material in nature is used to make glass?

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  9. You leave home and go to your right. You reach a corner and turn left. You reach another corner and turn left again. You reach another corner and turn left again and go home. When you get there, there is a person with a mask there waiting for you. What's happening?

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  10. It's so strong, it does not break,
    It's so powerful, it penetrates a lake,
    Sometimes it's weak as a twig left out in the sun,
    It's so wonderful it gives us the power to have fun.
    What is it?

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  11. Which of these doesn't belong: tall tale, autobiography, short story?

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  12. What are four things that have an "eye" but cannot see?

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  13. What symbol is on the Canadian flag?

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