Friday, November 12, 2010

Tricky Interesting questions ???

Below are four (4) questions and a bonus question. You have to answer them instantly. You can't take your time, answer all of them immediately. OK?

First Question: You are participating in a race. You overtake the second person. What position are you in?
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your answer may be: first!!!

but the correct answer is: If you overtake the second person and you take his place, you are second!

"Try not to screw up in the next question. To answer the second question, don't take as much time as you took for the first question." 
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Second Question: If you overtake the last person, then you are...?
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your answer may be: second to last!!!

but the correct answer is: Tell me, how can you overtake the LAST Person?

"You're not very good at this! Are you?"
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Third Question:
"Very tricky math! Note: This must be done in your head only. Do NOT use paper and pencil or a calculator. Try it."  

Take 1000 and add 40 to it. Now add another 1000. Now add 30. Add another 1000. Now add 20. Now add another 1000 Now add 10. What is the total?
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your answer may be: Did you get 5000?

but the correct answer is: The correct answer is actually 4100.

"Don't believe it? Check with your calculator! Today is definitely not
your day. Maybe you will get the last question right?"
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Fourth Question: Mary's father has five daughters: 1. Nana, 2. Nene, 3. Nini,
4. Nono. What is the name of the fifth daughter?
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your answer may be: Nunu?

but the correct answer is: NO! Of course not. Her name is Mary . Read the question again

"Don't believe it? Check with your calculator! Today is definitely not
your day. Maybe you will get the last question right?" 
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Now, The bonus Question: There is a mute person who wants to buy a toothbrush. By imitating the action of brushing one's teeth he successfully himself to the shopkeeper and the purchase is done.

Now if there is a blind man who wishes to buy a pair of sunglasses, how should he express himself???
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correct answer is: He just has to open his mouth and ask, so simple.

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