#### If a rooster lays an egg on the roof it will roll…

Nothing would happen because roosters can't lay eggs. Only hens, which are female chickens, have the ability to lay eggs, while roosters are male and do not possess that capability.

#### If a doctor gives you three pills and tells you to take one now and the other two a half-hour apart, when would you take the third?

You would take the first pill now, the second one thirty minutes later, and the third pill thirty minutes after that. This means the third pill would be taken one hour after the first.

#### Before Mount Everest was discovered, which was the tallest on Earth?

Even though Mount Everest hadn't been discovered yet, that doesn’t mean it was any smaller or didn’t exist. As long as it was there, it remained the tallest mountain.

#### Two fathers and two sons go fishing. Each man catches a fish, but they only return with three fish, and none were thrown back or eaten. How is this possible?

The three men include a son, his father, and his grandfather. The grandfather and father are both fathers, while the father and son are both sons, all fishing together in the same boat.

#### If you have two US coins that add up to 30 cents and one of them is not a nickel, what are the two coins?

Only ONE of the coins isn’t a nickel, which means the other one can be a nickel. Therefore, the two coins would be a quarter and a nickel, adding up to 30 cents.

#### If six foxes catch six hens in six minutes, how many foxes would be needed to catch 60 hens in 60 minutes?

Since six foxes can catch six hens in six minutes, if you multiply that by 10, the same six foxes will be able to catch 60 hens in 60 minutes.

#### If you’re in a race and pass the second place person, what place are you in?

If you’re in a race and you pass the person in second place, that doesn’t mean you’re in first. Instead, you become the new second-place runner. You still need to overtake one more person to take first place.

#### How many animals of each gender did Noah bring on the ark?

Although Noah may have brought two of each animal onto the ark, he only brought one of each gender. This way, the animals would be able to reproduce and repopulate the world.

#### 70, 68, 64, 58, X, 40. Which number is letter X?

You arrive at each number in the sequence by subtracting 2 times the previous number's position from the previous number. For example, 4 times 2 minus 58 is 58 minus 8, which equals 50.

#### An aquarium has 12 fish and all but 9 die. How many live fish are left in the tank?

This is a tricky one. If an aquarium has 12 fish and all but 9 die, that means there are 9 surviving fish. There's no need for any calculations.

#### If there are 100 Skittles are in a bowl and their colors are red, green, and yellow. 2/5 are yellow and 1/4 are green. How many are red?

If 2/5 of the Skittles are yellow, that means there are 40 yellow Skittles. If 1/4 are green, then there are 25 green Skittles. Therefore, if 65 Skittles aren’t red, there must be 35 red Skittles.

#### Sam’s parents have five kids. Four are named Bob, Billy, Ben, and Barb. What’s the fifth child’s name?

If you read the question again, you'll notice that the person named Sam is one of the children and is, therefore, the fifth child's name. This detail can be easy to overlook if you're not paying close attention.

#### If you take three pears from 10, how many do you have?

If there are 10 pears and you take 3, you now have three pears. It wasn’t specified that all 10 pears belonged to you initially, but now you do have 3!

#### Although some months have 30 days and others have 31, how many have 28?

Although February may be the only month that typically has 28 days, it isn’t the only month with 28 days. All 12 months have at least 28 days.

#### How many annual birthdays does the average woman have?

Each female has an average of one birthday per year, and the same goes for every man. If the question were about how many birthdays a woman has on average in her lifetime, the answer would be different.

#### A girl who loves pink had a one-story pink house, pink clothes, pink hair, and pink furniture. What color are her stairs?

If this woman lived in a house with stairs, the answer would likely be pink. However, since it's stated that she only lives in a one-story house, she doesn’t have any stairs at all.

#### A father, son, and grandfather walk into a bar and order an iced tea. What is the least number of iced teas ordered?

The minimum number of iced teas they could have ordered is 1. This is because the person walking in could be a grandfather, who is also both a father and a son.

#### If a growing peanut falls from the tree and the wind is blowing to the South which way will it fall?

A growing peanut would never fall from a tree because peanuts grow underground, not on trees. Have you ever seen a peanut tree? We didn’t think so.

#### How many seconds do you have in a year?

You have 12 different seconds each year because each month has a second day, and there are 12 months in a year. For example, January 2, February 2, March 2, April 2, and so on

#### What’s the capital of the United States?

Named after George Washington, D.C. is the capital of the United States. It was established after the American Revolution as the seat of government for the new independent nation and is now one of the most visited cities in the world.

#### A farmer has five haystacks in one field and four haystacks in another. How many haystacks would he have if he combined them all in one field?

If he combined all of his haystacks into one field, he would have only one haystack. This is because he is merging all of them into a single stack in that field.

#### Who is bigger: Mr. Bigger, Mrs. Bigger, Aunty Bigger or their baby?

While you might think that one of the adults is the biggest, the answer is actually the baby because he is a “little bigger.”

#### What are the letters in the following sequence: J, F, M, A, M, J, J, A, __, __, __

The answer is S, O, N, as these letters represent the first letter of each month from September, October, to November.

#### Which is heavier? A pound of feathers of a pound of rocks?

Neither weighs more than the other. Although it takes a much larger quantity of feathers to equal the weight of a pound of rocks, if both weigh a pound, they have the same weight.

#### A plane crashed on the border or Canada and the United States, where do they bury the survivors?

If a plane crashes on the border of two countries, it shouldn't matter where you bury survivors, because you don't bury survivors! The more relevant question is where to bury the deceased.

#### A person knows the score before any football game, how can they do this?

Anyone can know the score of a football game before it starts. This doesn’t mean they know the final score of every game, but the score at the beginning of each game is always zero to zero.

#### Which travels faster? Hot or cold?

If you think outside the box, hot is faster than cold because you can "catch a cold." Nobody has ever heard of anyone catching a hot, right?

#### You’re on a bridge and you see a boat full of people but there isn’t a single person on board. How is this possible?

The people on the boat are indeed present. However, there isn’t a "single" person on board because everyone on the boat is married and thus not single.

#### How many times does the letter “A” appear from 0-100

If you spell out each number from 0 to 100, you will find that there isn't a single number in that range that contains the letter "A."

#### Lizards are…

Lizards are reptiles, a class of animals characterized by their scaly skin. They are cold-blooded and are born on land. Reptiles include animals such as crocodiles, snakes, lizards, and turtles.