Question: You were asked to label the light switches for your company. You are in a room, with unlabeled light switches. There are 3 of them, and there are 3 lightbulbs in the next room. You can not travel back and forth. How do you successfully label the lightbulbs???
Answer: You turn on the first 2 switches, and wait for 5 minutes. Turn off the second switch. Go into the next room. The light that is on is the first switch, the light that is warm is the 2nd switch, and the light that is off and cold is the 3rd.
Question: A semi truck weighing exactly 10,000 pounds gets onto a bridge that is 100 miles long. The bridge's weight limit is exactly 10,000 pounds, any more will break the bridge. After going about 80 miles down the bridge a small bird lands on the truck.
Answer: Nothing, after traveling 80 miles the truck will have surely burnt enough fuel to allow the bird to land on the truck without breaking the bridge.