Quiz: Only Americans With A PhD Can Solve All 16 Of These Brain Puzzles

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See how intelligent you really are with this quiz by answering a series of tricky brain puzzles that require logical thinking to be solved.

 Sep 06, 2017

1 of 16Pick your answer!

What has hands but can not clap?

2 of 16Pick your answer!

A girl is sitting in a house at night that has no lights on at all. Yet she is reading. How?
She's magical
She knows what's in the book already
She's reading braille

3 of 16Pick your answer!

You draw a line. Without touching it, how do you make the line longer?
Stretch out the paper
Copy and paste it
Draw a line next to it

4 of 16Pick your answer!

Beth’s mother has 3 daughters. One is Lara, the other one is Sara. What is the name of the third daughter?

5 of 16Pick your answer!

A man had no umbrella or hat in the rain. His clothes got soaked, yet not a single hair on his head got wet. How?
He was standing undercover
He was bald
He had an invisible cape

6 of 16Pick your answer!

If an electric train is going east at 60 m/ph and the wind blows west, which way does the smoke from the train drift?
There's no smoke on electric trains

7 of 16Pick your answer!

What goes around and around the wood but never goes into the wood?
Tree bark

8 of 16Pick your answer!

What’s full of holes but still holds water?
A sponge
A glass
A bucket

9 of 16Pick your answer!

A cowboy rides into town on Friday, stays for three days, then leaves on Friday. How?
Friday is his horse
He's a time traveller
The calendar is changed while he's in town

10 of 16Pick your answer!

How many months have 28 days?

11 of 16Pick your answer!

A boy fell off a 15-foot ladder but did not get hurt. Why not?
There was a trampoline to catch him
He fell into water
He fell off the bottom stop

12 of 16Pick your answer!

If there are 10 apples and you take away 2, how many do you have?

13 of 16Pick your answer!

What do the numbers 11, 69, and 88 all have in common?
They're composite numbers
They're prime numbers
They read the same right side up and upside dow

14 of 16Pick your answer!

What can run but can’t walk?
An ostrich
A drop of water
A leopard

15 of 16Pick your answer!

You see a boat full of people yet there isn’t a single person on board. How?
You're dreaming
All the boat passengers are dummies
All the boat passengers are married

16 of 16Pick your answer!

I’m tall when I’m young and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?
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