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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Standard member JYD
    09 Aug '06 20:39
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
  2. 09 Aug '06 20:41
    Originally posted by JYD
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    If I tell you the answer - may I keep both then?
  3. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    09 Aug '06 20:41
    Originally posted by JYD
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    Two.
  4. Standard member JYD
    09 Aug '06 21:11
    I know it wasn't hard but the forum needed a new riddle badly.
  5. Standard member Bowmann
    Non-Subscriber
    09 Aug '06 22:40
    Originally posted by JYD
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    One if I come back
  6. 09 Aug '06 23:24 / 1 edit
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    There was already a thread for this: http://www.timeforchess.com/board/showthread.php?threadid=48377

    If there are ten birds in a tree and you shoot one of them, how many are left?
  7. Standard member Palynka
    Upward Spiral
    10 Aug '06 00:46
    Originally posted by ThudanBlunder
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    There was already a thread for this: http://www.timeforchess.com/board/showthread.php?threadid=48377

    If there are ten birds in a tree and you shoot one of them, how many are left?
    Are they deaf?
  8. 10 Aug '06 10:42
    Originally posted by ThudanBlunder
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    There was already a thread for this: http://www.timeforchess.com/board/showthread.php?threadid=48377

    If there are ten birds in a tree and you shoot one of them, how many are left?
    1. On the ground.
  9. 10 Aug '06 13:19
    Originally posted by ThudanBlunder
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    There was already a thread for this: http://www.timeforchess.com/board/showthread.php?threadid=48377

    If there are ten birds in a tree and you shoot one of them, how many are left?
    none cuz they all fly away
  10. Standard member uzless
    The So Fist
    10 Aug '06 16:36
    Originally posted by ThudanBlunder
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    There was already a thread for this: http://www.timeforchess.com/board/showthread.php?threadid=48377

    If there are ten birds in a tree and you shoot one of them, how many are left?
    participle dangler!

    1 if you mean the tree
  11. 10 Aug '06 18:08
    Originally posted by uzless
    participle dangler!

    1 if you mean the tree
    Wow, so many good answers!

    ExtremeVenom's was the one I was expecting.
  12. 10 Aug '06 19:04
    Originally asked by JYD
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?

    Originally answered by EcstremeVenom
    none cuz they all fly away

    Originally commented by ThudanBlunder
    Wow, so many good answers!
    ExtremeVenom's was the one I was expecting.
    Oh no, thats impossible... Oranges can't fly... can they?
  13. Standard member Bowmann
    Non-Subscriber
    10 Aug '06 22:54
    Originally posted by ThudanBlunder
    Wow, so many good answers!

    ExtremeVenom's was the one I was expecting.
    What about the hundred or so that fly in for the funeral?
  14. Subscriber FreakyKBH
    Acquired Taste...
    12 Aug '06 12:15
    Originally posted by ThudanBlunder
    If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?
    There was already a thread for this: http://www.timeforchess.com/board/showthread.php?threadid=48377

    If there are ten birds in a tree and you shoot one of them, how many are left?
    Is the bird a partridge, and is the tree of the pear family? Please let me know, because I think I am on the verge of solving this one!
  15. 12 Aug '06 13:06 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by Bowmann
    What about the hundred or so that fly in for the funeral?
    But can a stupid riddle have a good answer?