Question: one day there were two cops, they got a call saying there was some kind of mystery so they went to the house were the mystery was at, the lady there said she could not figure out how many letters the special word was, later the cops went home knowing that they had done a good job. How many letters was the special word?
Answer: 14 "the special word"
Question: You have a glass of water that looks about half full. How can you tell, only using the glass of water itself, if the glass is half full or not?
The glass is a right cylinder.
Answer: Tip the glass of water until the water reaches the rim of the glass and if the water lines up perfectly with the bottom rim of the glass, it is half full.