Q: You’re participating in a race. You overtake the 2nd person. What position are you in?
A: If you overtake the 2nd guy, you take his place, so you’re still at 2nd position.
Q: If you overtake the last person, then you are?
A: How can you overtake the LAST guy?
Q: Very tricky arithmetic. Note: This must be done in your head only. Do NOT use paper and pencil or a calculator!
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?
A: The correct answer is actually 4100, not 5000.
Q: Mary’s father has 5 daughters: 1. Nana, 2. Nene, 3. Nini, 4. Nono. What is the name of her 5th daughter?
A: Her name is Mary, not Nunu.
Q: A mute person goes into a shop and wants to buy a toothbrush. By imitating the action of brushing his teeth, he successfully expresses himself to the shopkeeper and the purchase is done.
Next, a blind man comes into the shop who wants to buy a pair of sunglasses; how does HE indicate what he wants?
A: He just has to open his mouth and ask.
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