Do you like to solve entertaining intellectual puzzles? Then you're sure to like this quiz, where we have brought together interesting tasks and problems. Let's see whether you're as smart and brainy as you think!
Here is the warm-up task. What number does the parking spot with a machine in it have?
You just need to turn the picture upside down!
At a running competition, you managed to get ahead of an athlete that was running second. In which place will you finish up?
You got ahead of the athlete that was running second but not the one that was running first. This is why you'll get a silver medal.
Here is an old Russian riddle. It's small and round but you can't lift it by its tail. What is it?
It's really simple! You can't lift a clew by pulling it by its end ("tail")!
Chow chow dog
Let's see how attentive you are. How many times does the digit 9 come up between 1 and 100?
Let's count: 9, 19, 29, 39, 49, 59, 69, 79, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99 (two times!). The total of 20 times.
Here is another Russian riddle. It eats and chews fast but doesn't swallow, and doesn't let others eat.
It's a saw!
To solve this task, you need to remember what you learned during your physics lessons at school.
Take a closer look at the image. The tubes leading to glasses 7 and 5 are blocked. This means that glass 6 will be the first to fill up.
Another Russian riddle. This time, it's a trickier one! It grew in the forest but then was taken away. It cries when you take it in your hands and jumps on the floor.
This riddles describes the balalaika, a traditional Russian musical instrument.
Bow and arrows
Check how attentive you are! How many devices can you charge using these sockets?
Out of 6 supply extensions, one has no wire and another one (on the right) has a torn off wire. Plus, we can't use the supply extension with one socket. There are 3 extensions with 13 sockets left. Out of these 13 sockets, one has a defect (one hole only). Another two sockets will be used to power the supply extensions. Now we only have 10 sockets left. One of the extensions has a USB. This way, we can power 11 accumulators.
Here is an ancient Chinese riddle. Ten monks open a bag and five monks get inside. What is it?
The "monks" are 10 fingers on both our hands and 5 toes.
Game of lotto
Putting on a sock
Mathematics and fast food!
It's really simple! See how many French fries bags there are in rows 3 and 4. And remember that we first need to do multiplication and only then addition. By the way, there is a more tricky version of this problem (see the image below). Can you solve it?
Now it's time for a Korean riddle. To everyone who looks in it, it shows a different thing. What is it?
Each of us has a different reflection in the mirror.
Take a look at the image. In which direction will the arrow move when the monkey rotates the gear wheel?
Each subsequent gear wheel moves in the opposite direction compared to the previous one.
Here is a Karelian riddle for dessert. It can get into a room without opening it. What is it?
If fact, all the answers are correct. But the original answer is "sunlight."
Riddles are not your thing
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