Riddle #193

Question: A man wants to have a party in thirty-one days where he will be serving his 1000 barrels of wine. The only problem is that one of his enemies poisoned one of the barrels. The poison kills any man who drinks any of the wine in about 30 days, give or take a few hours. The man has 10 plants that are also killed by the poison in 30 days and can be used to test the wine. How can identify the single poisoned barrel of wine?

Riddle Discussion

By: Bandanaman on 26/6/14

He can also be precise about giving each plant wine, having 100 separate feedings spread over his extra day. This works due to the EXACTLY 30 days.

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