I am a married woman. John’s son is my daughter’s father. What is my relationship to John?

Johnny is taller than Kitty and Carol. Kitty is taller than Sam. Kitty and Sam are taller than Nancy. Sam is shorter than Carol. Who is the shortest?

If it were three hours later than it is now, it would be twice as long until midnight as it would be if it were four hours later. What time is it now?

You have been given the task of transporting 3,000 apples 1,000 miles from Appleland to Bananaville. Your truck can carry 1,000 apples at a time. Every time you travel a mile towards Bananaville you must pay a tax of 1 apple but you pay nothing when going in the other direction (towards Appleland). What is highest number of apples you can get to Bananaville?

A man was killed in his office. At the time of murder there were only four people in the office: Bill, Tom, Harry and Mike. When police interrogated them, they gave the following statements. Bill: “Tom did it.” Tom: “Bill did it.” Harry: “Tom’s telling the truth.” Mike: “Harry’s not lying.” After analysis, the police found out that only one person was telling the truth and the rest were lying. Can you analyse the statements and determine the killer?

Henry walked down the street and bumped into his old friend from university. “I haven’t seen you for ages! I’ve married someone you wouldn’t know.” said the young friend . “This is our daughter!” “And what’s your name, girl?” Henry asked the little girl who was holding his friend’s hand. “It’s the same as my mummy!” Said the girl. “Oh so it’s Teagan, is it?” Henry asked. He was right! How did he know the girl’s name?

What day will you never see again?

What goes up but never comes down?

What is more useful when it is broken?

I was was, before was was was. What am I?

What is harder to catch the faster you run?

How much food can you eat on an empty stomach?

What can you share and still have all for yourself?

What two things can you never eat before breakfast?

How many bricks does it take to complete a building?