Brain Teaser Answer Page

Sheet 1

Question 1:

They are playing monopoly.

Question 2: 

This is possible, and there are two ways to do it:
Solution 1: Fill the 3-cup bucket and pour it into the 5-cup bucket. Fill the 3-cup bucket again, and pour it into the 5-cup bucket until the 5-cup bucket is full. That will leave exactly 1 cup of sugar in the 3-cup bucket. Dump out the 5-cup bucket, and dump the 1 cup from the 3-cup bucket into the empty 5-cup bucket. This leaves 1 cup in the 5-cup bucket. Now fill the 3-cup bucket again and add it to the 5-cup bucket. Now you have exactly 4 cups of sugar in the 5-cup bucket!Solution 2: Fill the 5-cup bucket. Pour it into the 3-cup bucket. This leaves 2 cups in the 5-cup bucket. Dump out the 3-cup bucket. Now pour the 2 cups from the 5 cup into the 3 cup. Refill the 5 cup. Now pour the 5 cup into the 3 cup until the 3 cup is full. That will leave exactly 4 cups in the 5-cup bucket!

Question 3:

1 Cent

Question 4:

In, Washington, D.C.!

Question 5:

Mt. Everest. It was still the highest in the world. It just had not been discovered yet!

Question 6:

Stop Imagining!

Question 7:

Corn on the Cob

Question 8:

You do not bury SURVIVORS!

Question 9:

Well, the score before any football game is always zero to zero!

Question 10:

Hot is faster, because you can catch a cold.