Sunday, July 1, 2007

Question Set 2 (Lateral thinking)

Here is the question set-2,my friends. So,get your brains working and into action right now. Again,the answers will be posted after a while,after you've tried answering them (post your answers through comments please)


Question 1
Coast to Coast:

Train A and train B are crossing the country, from coast to coast, over 3,000 miles of railroad track. Train A is going from east to west at 80 miles per hour, and Train B is going from west to east at 90 miles per hour. Which train will be closer to the west coast when they meet? (Hint: You don't have to do any math to get the answer. Just use your head!)

Question 2
Crossing the River:

Jake was standing on one side of the river, and his dog Scruffy was standing on the other side. "Come on Scruffy, come, boy!" shouted Jake. Scruffy crossed the river, ran to Jake, and got a treat for being a good dog. The amazing thing was that Scruffy didn't even get wet! How did Scruffy do that?

Question 3
Digging Dirt:

How much dirt is in a round hole that is 9 feet deep with a diameter of 3 feet? (Hint: You don't have to do any math to get the answer. Just use your head!)

Question 4
Minus Two:

How many times can you subtract the number 2 from the number 32?

Question 5
Name the Dog:

Once a dog named Nelly lived on a farm. There were three other dogs on the farm. Their names were Blackie, Whitey, and Brownie. What do you think the fourth dog's name was?

Waiting for your answers..
Good Luck.

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