A ribbon is 30 inches long. If you cut it with a pair of scissors intoone-inch pieces, how many snips would it take?Twenty-nine snips. The last two inches are divided by one snip.Back to brain teasers
If you have it, you want to share it. If you share it,you don't have it. What is it?A secret. The more you have of it, the less you see. What is it?DarknessWhat book was once owned by only the wealthy, but now everyone can haveit? You can't buy it in a bookstore or take it from a library.A telephone book.What gets whiter the dirtier that it gets?A chalkboardWhat happened in the middle of the twentieth century that will not happenagain for 4,000 years? The year 1961 can be read upside down and that won't happen again until6009!What has to be broken before it can be used?An egg.How many bricks does it take to complete a building made of brick?Only one, the last one.Big as a biscuit, deep as a cup, even a river can't fill it up. What is it?A kitchen strainer.What goes up and never comes down? Your age.What's the greatest worldwide use of cowhide? To cover cows.What has feet and legs, and nothing else?StockingsWhat grows when it eats, but dies when it drinks?A candle. You heard me before, yet you hear me again. Then I die, 'til you call meagain. What am I?An echo There is a man standing over a dead body in a coffin, and another man walksin and asks, who's in the coffin. The first man replies, brothers and sisters, Ihave none, but this man's father is my fathers son. Who's in the coffin?His son Two boxers are in a boxing match (regular boxing, not kick boxing). The fightis scheduled for 12 rounds but ends after 6 rounds, after one boxer knocksout the other boxer. Yet no man throws a punch. How is this possible? They were women boxing.
Before Mount Everest was discovered, what was the highestmountain on Earth?Mt.Everest