POW: 08-12-2019

POW: 08-05-2019

POW: 07-29-2019

POW: 07-22-2019

Riddle:

Answer:

7 eggs. The first person bought one half of his eggs plus one half an egg (3 1/2 + 1/2 = 4 eggs) This left him 3 eggs. The second person bought one-half of his eggs plus one half an egg, (1 1/2 + 1/2 = 2 eggs) leaving the man 1 egg. The last person bought one-half of his eggs plus one-half an egg, (1/2 + 1/2 = 1 egg) leaving no eggs.

POW: 07-15-2019

POW: 07-08-2019

POW: 07-01-2019

POW: 06-24-2019

Riddle:

Answer:

Fill up the 3 gallon container and pour the 3 gallons into the 5 gallon container.

Then, fill the 3 gallon container back up, and pour it into the 5 gallon container.

The 3 gallon container will have 1 gallon left.

Empty the 5 gallon container.

Pour the remining 1 gallon into the 5 gallon container.

Then fill the 3 gallon container back up and pour it into the 5 gallon container.

Thus, you have 4 gallons.

POW: 06-17-2019

POW: 06-10-2019

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