Brain Teasers Optical Illusions Puzzle Hunts Codes & Ciphers Mechanical Puzzles
Personal Links
Browse Teasers
Search Teasers

Square or Round



 

Puzzle ID:#1399
Fun:*** (2.31)
Difficulty:** (1.43)
Category:Other
Submitted By:stormcloud99**
Corrected By:cowman12

 

 

 



Why are manhole covers round and not square?



Answer

If it was square, you could turn so one corner is pointing up and one in the manhole then if you dropped it, it would fall in! A round cover can never fall in.
Hide




What Next?

  
  

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
   


Online Now
9 users and 779 guests

Users In Chat
Aviator
Follow Braingle!
Tap into all 20,000+ of our brain teasers, riddles and puzzles on your iPhone or iPad.

Braingle in the iTunes App Store
Copyright © 1999-2017 | FAQ | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise | Braingle Time: 12:40 pm
Sign In Create a free account