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    Riddles can you figure them out?

    1. A man is at work and wants to go home. However, he will not go home because a man wearing a mask is waiting there for him. What does the first man do for a living?

    2. A drifter has learned that he can get enough tobacco from 5 cigarette butts to make himself a cigarette. How many cigarettes can he make from 25 cigarette butts?

    3. Why canít you take a picture of a man with a wooden leg in Grundy Center, IA?

    4. A train 1 mile long, traveling 1 mile a minute, enters a mile-long tunnel. How many minutes does it take for the train to go through the tunnel?



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    number 1 is a baseball player.



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    Yes good job.



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    #4 two minutes





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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    number 4 would be 2 minutes from the time the front enters to the time the back exits



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    #2 is 5...that seems too easy though.



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    1. He's newspaper publisher Britt Reid and his faithful companion/driver Kato is waiting for him at home.



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    #4 - 2 minutes.


    When Prepared, Fear No One.

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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    #3 wooden legs don't capture pictures but cameras do





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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    #3...wooden legs dont take pictures



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    #2 is 6 cigarettes. 5 from the original, then one from the one he makes.



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    #3 Wooden legs don't take pictures.



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    Quote Originally Posted by azn4cy View Post
    #2 is 6 cigarettes. 5 from the original, then one from the one he makes.
    5 1/5th actually right?



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    Quote Originally Posted by azn4cy View Post
    #2 is 6 cigarettes. 5 from the original, then one from the one he makes.
    An azn would get that.



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    Re: Riddles can you figure them out?

    Quote Originally Posted by HerkyKiller View Post
    1. A man is at work and wants to go home. However, he will not go home because a man wearing a mask is waiting there for him. What does the first man do for a living?

    2. A drifter has learned that he can get enough tobacco from 5 cigarette butts to make himself a cigarette. How many cigarettes can he make from 25 cigarette butts?

    3. Why canít you take a picture of a man with a wooden leg in Grundy Center, IA?

    4. A train 1 mile long, traveling 1 mile a minute, enters a mile-long tunnel. How many minutes does it take for the train to go through the tunnel?
    Number 4 is 2 minutes right?



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