Brainteasers 9

  1. Why is a baseball game like a cake?

  2. What letter is nine inches long?

  3. A soldier has been captured by the enemy. He has been so brave that they offer to let him choose how he wants to be killed. They tell him, "if you tell a lie, you will be shot, and if you tell the truth, you will be hanged." He can make only one statement. He makes the statement and goes free. What did he say?

  4. Who moves without a leg and carries his house on his back?

  5. Different lights do make me strange, Into different sizes I will change. What am I?

  6. A railroad crossing, look for the cars. Can you spell all that without any R's?

  7. Your mother's brother's only brother-in-law is asleep on your couch. Who is asleep on your couch?

  8. Who can shave 25 times a day and still have a beard?

  9. When young, I am sweet in the sun. When middle-aged, I make you gay. When old, I am valued more than ever.< What am I?

  10. What is the greatest worldwide use of cowhide?

  11. From the beginning of eternity to the end of time and space I am in every place. What am I?

  12. What do the following words have in common?
    Assess, Voodoo, Banana, Grammar, Potato, Dresser, Revive, Uneven

  13. Can you guess the next three letters in the following series and why?
    C Y G T N T L I T F.........

  14. First I threw away the outside and cooked the inside, then I ate the outside and threw away the inside, what did I eat?

  15. The number 8,549,176,320 is a unique number. Can you tell what is so special about it?

  16. A woman from Washington married twenty different men from that city, yet she was not arrested for breaking the law. The most surprising fact is that she never divorced and none of these men died. How was this possible?

  17. I am the beginning of sorrow and the end of sickness. You cannot express happiness without me yet I am in the midst of crosses. I am always in risk yet never in danger. You may find me in the sun but I am never out of darkness.

  18. When can you add two to eleven and get one as the correct answer?

  19. Which is faster, hot or cold?

  20. When you have me, you immediately feel like sharing me. But, if you do share me, you don't have me.

  21. A man wanted to encrypt his password but he needed to do it in a way so that he could remember it. He had to use 7 characters consisting of letters and numbers only (no symbols like ! or <). In order to remember it, he wrote down "You force heaven to be empty." Can you tell me what his password was?

  22. Arnold Schwarzenegger has a long one. Michael J. Fox has a short one. Madonna doesn't use hers. Bill Clinton always uses his. The pope never uses his. What is it?

  23. A man wanted to work but he could not log in to his computer terminal successfully. He tried twice but his password didn't work. He suddenly remembered that the passwords are reset every month for security purposes. So he called his boss and said, "Hey boss, my password is out of date."
    Boss-"Yes, that's right. The password is different, listen carefully, I am sure, you can figure out the new one. The new one has the same amount of letters as your old password, but only four of the letters are the same."
    Man: "Thanks boss." With that he could correctly log into his station. Can you tell me his new and old passwords?

  24. What has a mouth but cannot eat, what moves but has no legs and what has a bank but cannot put money in it?

  25. What makes more as you take them?