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Lateral Thinking 1

Situation 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.


Puzzle ID:#34500
Fun:*** (3.03)
Difficulty:*** (2.14)
Submitted By:shogunApr*****




Why did the old lady always answer the door wearing her hat and coat?

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Dec 20, 2006

Clever! I like it.

This one is a really good one for the "yes or no question" approach...I love ones like this. =]
Dec 20, 2006

Sounds like something I would do.
Dec 20, 2006

I thought she had Alzheimer's & was waiting for her mom & dad to come to take her home! That really happened where I used to work!
Dec 26, 2006

Or she lived at the North Pole and REALLY hated to get her chest or ears chilled.
Jan 01, 2007

good teaser..allready heard it as a joke though.
Jan 14, 2007

I'll have to store this one away in my head...
Jan 17, 2007

i got it i got it
Apr 05, 2007

Jul 06, 2007

Thats funny good teaser!
Nov 04, 2007

Very good
I thought it was clever and very well thought out
Jul 16, 2008

i thought she didn't want anyone to know she was old. but very clever teaser!
Apr 09, 2009

Hahaha! This is fantastic.
Oct 14, 2009

I guessed it was her uniform and she answered the door for her job...

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