A wholesale merchant came to me one day and posed this problem. Every day in his business he has to weigh amounts from one pound to one hundred and twenty-one pounds, to the nearest pound. To do this, what is the minimum number of weights he needs and how heavy should each weight be?

Riddle Answer# Logic Riddles

## 500 Pages Book

A book has 500 pages:

The 1st page says “Exactly 1 page in this book is false.”

The 2nd page says “Exactly 2 pages in this book are false.”

…

The 500th page says “Exactly 500 pages in this book are false.”

Can any of the pages be true?

Riddle Answer## Day of Argument

7 people had the following conversation.

**A**: The day after tomorrow is Wednesday.

**B**: No, today is Wednesday.

**C**: Both of you are wrong, Wednesday is tomorrow.

**D**: Today is neither Monday, nor Tuesday, nor Wednesday.

**E**: I am pretty sure that Thursday was yesterday.

**F**: No, yesterday was Tuesday.

**G**: All I know, is yesterday wasn’t Saturday.

Only one of them is telling the truth. On which day did the argument took place?

Riddle Answer## Monkey, Squirrel, Bird and the Banana

A monkey, a squirrel and a bird are racing to the top of a coconut tree. Who will get the banana first, the monkey, the squirrel or the bird?

Riddle Answer## 100 Dollar Bill Hidden

You and a group of your friends are in the library. One friend says there is a 100 dollar bill hidden between pages 75 and 76 of a book in the library. But you decide not to go and look for it. Why?

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