# Riddles with answers

## Look closely at this picture. There is something here that shouldn’t be here.

## Answer: The McDonald’s sign

EXPLANATION: Your brain screams at you that the answer must be 100, because your intuitive side sees the 5-5-5 pattern in the first example, and 100-100-100 just looks right. But if it takes 5 minutes for 5 machines to make 5 widgets, it doesn’t take 20 times as long for 20 times as many machines to make 20 times the widgets. It will take the same 5 minutes for 100 machines to make 100 widgets, and it will take 5 minutes for 1000 machines to make 1000 widgets, and so on, because each machine spits out one widget every five minutes. That is the rate of widget production for the machines, and it doesn’t change no matter how many machines you are running at once.

**Answer: the ball costs 5 pence and the bat costs £1.05, for a total of £1.10.**

**ANSWER:**

Consider these flowers as **Blue = B, Orange = O, Red = R, and Purple = P**

Now according to question, equation as follow;

**B + B – O = R — (1st Equation)**

**R – O = O — (2nd Equation)**

**B + O = P — (3rd Equation)**

**R – P + B = ?? — (4th Equation)**

### Solution:

Well, in my case, I solved this puzzle by using only 2nd & 3rd equation. If you compared these two equations with each other you will get;

R – O + B + O = O + P (-O and +O cancel out with each other and equation become)

R + B = O + P

R + B – P = Y (Now compare this equation with the 4th equation of the puzzle and you will get the answer)

Both LHS(Left Hand Side) are equal, therefore RHS(Right Hand Side) should be equal too!

So the answer is **ORANGE**** FLOWER** i.e

**O**

**Ans.**

## ANSWER = 17

## ANSWER: 7 + 13 + 16 + 8 + 12 + 9 = 65

## ANSWER – A RIVER

**All you have to do is find the word “DOG”. It sounds easy enough as most word searches involve a bit more brain work, but not as easy as you think! It’s not in the title or at the bottom either**

**ANSWER:**

## Answer: Typewriter ribbon

## ANSWER – A MAP

## There is something not quite right with this picture… Can you spot it?

## Answer: It has been photoshopped and the model has been given two right feet!

## Can you find the egg amongst the bunnies?

ANSWER: It’s an optical illusion … the green and purple circles are both the same size.

## There could be 2 answers – 96 and 40 – there is a thorough explanation in the video below as well!

## Answer:

The answer is 30!

In order to solve this question, you need to remember the order in which you do this type of equation. Going by the acronym PEMDAS (parenthesis, exponents, multiplication, division, addition, subtraction), you would have to do the multiplication first and then do the addition.

Another way to look at it is like this:

1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 11 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 11 + (1 x 0) + 1

= 29 + 0 + 1

= 30

## ANSWER:

## Maths Problem

It’s actually quite simple: every number after the equals sign actually represents the results of three sums formed by multiplying, adding, and subtracting the two numbers before the equals sign.

For example, 8 + 2 = 16106

8 x 2 = 16

8 + 2 = 10

8 – 2 = 6

## Flower Algebra

The answer is 81. Surprised? We got 101 on the first try, but there’s a reason behind the unexpected result. You may have worked out that the pink flower equals 20, the purple flower equals five, and the yellow flower equals one. So, it makes sense that a pink flower times a purple flower (multiplications always go before additions) plus a yellow flower equals 101. 1 + (20 x 5) = 101.

However, what you mightn’t have taken into account is the number of petals on the purple flower. Take another look – there’s only four petals in the last equation. Therefore, if a purple flower with five petals equals five, a purple flower with four petals only equals four. So, 1 + (20 x 4) = 81.

## Answer is 40

Here’s How:

Answer: Sum of Opposite Ends is 24. So answer is 20.

ANSWER:

There are several assumptions with this algebra question, and this is ours:

Red flower = 20 Blue flower = 5 Yellow flower = 1 each. The final line the blue flower only has 4 petals instead of 5 so the blue flower on this line is only worth 4. CALCULATION: 1 + 20 + 4= 25

ANSWER:

There are several assumptions with this algebra question, and this is ours:

Horse = 10 One Horse Shoe = 2 One Cowboy Boot = 1 each.

CALCULATION: 1 + 10 + 2 = 13

It’s all a case of going backwards really. There’s 63 people on the train, which means we need that away from the 17 people who boarded the train – giving us 46 people.

From there, we have to account for the 19 people who got off, and we do this by adding 19 onto 46.

That gives us 65, and our answer.

There were 65 people on the train to begin with.

We can see 6 Y’s!

IF YOU ASSUME THE NUMBERS ARE UPSIDE DOWN THEN THE ANSWER TO THIS RIDDLE IS 87.

ANSWER : LOOK AT THE LETTERING DOWN HIS BACK LEG!

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