Short Riddles and Answers

 

Question: A wise person was once sentenced to death by a king. The king couldn't decide how to execute him so he said to the wise person, you can say anything you want, if it is true, I will hang you, if it is not true I will shoot you. In the end the king released the wise man. What did the wise man say?


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Question: Imagine that you enter a room, but the door shuts behind you and you are locked inside. The room is 3 meters high, and 6 meters x 6 meters as a square form. It is dark, the floor is metal just like the walls and the ceiling. You cannot destroy the walls, ceiling, floor or door. How to you get out?

Question: Two girls ate dinner together. They both ordered ice tea. One girl drank them very fast and drank five of them in the time it took the other to drink one. The girl who drank one died while the other survived. All of the drinks were poisoned.

Why did the girl that drank more ice tea survive?

Question: A deaf and mute man goes to the train station. Tickets for the train are 50 cents each. The man goes to the ticket booth and hands the man inside just a dollar. The man in the booth hands him two tickets.

How did the man in the booth know to give him two tickets without even looking at him?

Question: There are 4 light bulbs in a room and 4 switches corresponding to these four light bulbs (in a random order). You cannot see the light bulbs from where the switches are.

If you can only visit the room with the light bulbs once, how can you figure out which switch belongs to which light bulb?