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Interesting Question of the Day – 10 September 2021

According to a scientist who watched the film, how many times could Pinocchio have lied before the weight of his nose would have broken his neck? (Assuming that he’s made of oak, his nose starts at one inch, and doubles in length every time he lies.)

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Interesting Question of the Day – 27 July 2020

A garden centre sells patches of super grass that double in size every day.

Geraldine the Gardener calculates that it will take 10 days for the super grass to cover her lawn, but she needs it done faster, so she buys two patches. How many days will it take for two patches to cover the lawn?

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Interesting Question of the Day – 25 May 2020

There are three safes with three different quantities of cash inside them, but you have no idea how much any of them are. When you open a safe you either take what is there or pass. If you take it you can’t choose another. If you pass you can’t go back to it. Can you improve your odds of the biggest payout to higher than 1/3?

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Interesting Question of the Day – 13 April 2020

Twin brothers are going to their grandmother’s house. Albert runs for half of the distance & walks the rest of the way. Billy runs for half of the time & walks the rest of the way.

If their running & walking paces are the same as each other, who arrives first.

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Interesting Question of the Day – 7 February 2020

There is a house where people use the toilet 4 times daily, three times for number ones, and once for number twos. The house rule is you’re meant to leave the toilet seat in the state the next user is most likely to want it. There are five men & two women in the house. Mathematically speaking, should the seat be left up or down?

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