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8 Brainteasers That Will Have You Scratching Your Head

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Solving puzzles is good for your brain, and we’ve got some doozies for you below! Power up!

#8. A man pushes his car to a hotel and informs the owner he’s bankrupt.

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Why?

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#8. A man pushes his car to a hotel and informs the owner he’s bankrupt. Why?

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He’s playing Monopoly.

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#7. Camping

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If you leave your campsite and hike south for 3 miles, then turn east and hike for 3 miles, then turn north and hike for 3 miles, then come upon a bear inside your tent… what color was the bear?

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#7. What color was the bear you encountered after your hike?

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White.

The North Pole is the only place you can hike 3 miles south, then east for 3 miles, then north for 3 miles and end up back at your starting point.

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#6. The Photograph

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A man is looking at a photo of another man. When asked who is in the photo he replies, “brothers and sisters I have none, but that man’s father is my father’s son.”

Who is the man in the photo?

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#6. That man’s father is my father’s son…

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The photograph is of the man’s son.

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#5. Job, Polish, Herb.

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What is unique about these three words?

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#5. Job, Polish, Herb.

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They’re all pronounced differently when the first letter is capitalized.

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#4. He was running.

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Forrest left home running, then turned left. The same distance later, he turned left again, and then repeated the steps a third time. When he arrived home, there were two masked men waiting for him there. Who were they?

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#4. Who were the masked men waiting for Forrest?

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The umpire and the catcher – he was playing baseball.

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#3. A man and his dog.

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A man stands on one side of the river, his dog on the other. When he calls the dog, it comes without getting wet, and doesn’t use a bridge or a boat. How?

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#3. How does the dog stay dry crossing the river?

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The river is frozen.

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#2. Time.

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A sundial has the fewest moving parts of any timepiece. Which has the most?

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#2. Which timepiece has the most moving parts?

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An hourglass. All those grains of sand are moving!

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#1. Maths.

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What makes this number unique?

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#1. What makes this number unique?

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Each number, 0-9, is listed in alphabetical order.

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