### Brain Teasers

# Winning Numbers

Situation
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.

I have on a piece of paper the winning numbers in next week`s lotto jackpot. I am an avid gambler, yet I feel I have very little chance of winning. Why?

### Hint

I am in no way prohibited from playing or winning. If I participate, I will have the same chance as everyone else.### Answer

One has to choose six numbers from 60 for the lotto jackpot. My piece of paper contains all 60 numbers, so it must contain the winning numbers.Hide Hint Show Hint Hide Answer Show Answer

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## Comments

More of a trick than a situation eh?

Hehehe

Plus, if you haven't bought the ticket yet, there's no way of winning, now is there?

This should be in trick....

that was not that good of a teaser...sorry.

that was not that good of a teaser...sorry.

i was thinking that they were the person who worked for the lottery or something

i didnt get it

I liked this teaser.I even put it in my favourites.

I like it but I think it should be in "trick."

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