Egyptian HistorySituation puzzles (sometimes called lateral thinking puzzles) are ones where you need to ask lots of yes or no questions to figure out what happened in the situation. These are good puzzles for groups where one person knows the puzzle and answers the questions.
Late one evening in an ancient Egyptian household, a man sat down crying while everyone else shaved their eyebrows, then he went and dried his eyes and shaved his eyebrows. Why?
AnswerThe man's cat died. If a cat died in ancient Egypt all the residents of the house shaved their eyebrows.
See another brain teaser just like this one...
Or, just get a random brain teaser
If you become a registered user you can vote on this brain teaser, keep track of
which ones you have seen, and even make your own.
Back to Top