By David Pleacher
Question: Does an ounce of gold or an ounce of feathers weight more?
Answer: The gold weighs more.
In avoirdupois weight (feathers are measured in this way), one ounce = 437.5 grains. In troy weight (gold is measured in this way), one ounce = 480 grains.
Question: A detective who was mere days away from cracking an international oil smuggling ring has suddenly gone missing.While inspecting his last-known location,officers find a note:710 57735 34 5508 51 7718.Currently there are 3 suspects:Bill John,and Todd. Can you break this answer and tell me the reason.
Answer: Bill is the suspect,if read upside down the number read "Bill is boss. He sells oil."