1. HOW DID HE KNOW?
A man was waiting at an airport for a plane to arrive. Suddenly, he heard someone call his name. Looking up, he saw an old friend of his hurrying toward him.
Hey, Bill!" called his friend. "How are you? I haven't seen you in years!"
How are you?" exclaimed Bill. "Wow, you look great!"
I am married now,to somebody you don't know," said the other."This is my daughter."
Bill smiled down at the little girl. "Hi, young lady. What's your name?"
It's the same as my mama's," said the girl."Is that so," said Bill, winking at his friend.
“Then your name must be Cindy!"
How could he possibly know this?
2. HUNGRY HORSES
If five horses can eat five bags of oats in five minutes, how long will it take a hundred horses to eat a hundred bags of oats?
3. THE STRANGE SISTERS
It was the first day of school. The teacher had several children in her class. She asked
all the new children to write down their names and their date of birth for her.
The first two names she looked at were those of girls. She saw that they both had the same last name.
They also had the same birthday---June 9, 1973.
"Will Jane and June campbell please stand?" asked the teacher. Two girls stood up, and the teacher saw that they were just alike. "Oh, you're twins," she said.
One of the girls shook her head. "No," she said. "We're sisters, but we're not twins.”
How could they be sisters and be the same age, but not twins?
4. A CUTTING PROBLEM
You have a long stick of wood that you want to cut into ten pieces, all the same length. It takes one minute to make each cut. How many minutes will it take to cut the stick on till ten pieces?
5. THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING FISH
Two fathers and two sons went fishing. Each caught one fish. However, only three fish were caught.
How was this possible?
6. THE TENNIS PLAYER
Once there was a player
In the tennis game.
She played very well.
And won great fame.
Jane was her first name,
What was her last name.
Q: Find Jane's last name