What 5-letter word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?

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## 12 Black Socks and 12 White Socks

You have 12 black socks and 12 white socks in your drawer. What is the minimum number of socks that you have to take out to make sure that you have a matching pair?

Riddle Answer## Running a Race

If you were running a race and you passed the person in 2nd place, what place would you be in now?

Riddle Answer## 4 Gallons with 3 Gallon 5 Gallon Jugs

You have two jugs. One holds exactly 3 gallons and the other 5 gallons of water. You have unlimited supply of water. How do you fill 4 gallons of water into the five-gallon jug?

Riddle Answer## Two Men Two Fishes

Two men catch two fishes in 2 minutes. At this rate, how many men are needed to catch 500 fishes in 500 minutes?

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