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Lateral Thinking Puzzle.

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MR_MAGOO

MR_MAGOO Report 7 Apr 2013 22:00

Easy one.

There are six eggs in the basket. Six people each take one of the eggs. How can it be that one egg is left in the basket?


Andrew

Andrew Report 7 Apr 2013 22:04

You are driving down the road in your car on a wild, stormy night, when you pass by a bus stop and you see three people waiting for the bus

An old lady who looks as if she is about to die.
An old friend who once saved your life.
The perfect partner you have been dreaming about.


Knowing that there can only be one passenger in your car, whom would you choose?

Andy

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 7 Apr 2013 22:05

they take the same egg?

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 7 Apr 2013 22:06

One person takes the egg and the basket?

MR_MAGOO

MR_MAGOO Report 7 Apr 2013 22:07

Well done Rose........... :-D

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 7 Apr 2013 22:08

Andy, I let the old friend drive the old lady home, and I huddle with Mr Perfect until the bus comes ;-)

MR_MAGOO

MR_MAGOO Report 7 Apr 2013 22:11

How could a baby fall out of a twenty-story building onto the ground and live?

Andrew

Andrew Report 7 Apr 2013 22:57

Absolutely right Rose!

Andy

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 7 Apr 2013 23:00

lol Andy well I didn't know if it was the 'right' answer but it seemed the most sensible one :-)

Mauatthecoast

Mauatthecoast Report 7 Apr 2013 23:03

Because the baby didn't fall from the top floor? and his mother caught him :-D

MR_MAGOO

MR_MAGOO Report 7 Apr 2013 23:09

Mau half wrong..... :-(.......half right.... :-)

Bobtanian

Bobtanian Report 7 Apr 2013 23:46

The baby was on the ground floor already........

MR_MAGOO

MR_MAGOO Report 8 Apr 2013 18:28

Correct Bob....... :-D