15 Tricky Questions That Will Give Your Brain A Great Workout

8. Since the holidays just recently passed, why not ask a tricky question around that. Every year around New Year’s Eve, Iceland manages to set a record of selling out this particular product. What product would this be? If you don’t know the answer, you should definitely take a guess. Think about what would be popular in Iceland…or what people would need there. Alright, ready for the answer? Fireworks. Apparently, according to Icelandic law, everyone can get themselves fireworks during the holiday season…specifically New Year’s Eve.

9. A ten-foot rope ladder hangs over the side of a boat, the bottom rug is on the surface of the water. The rungs are about one foot apart, and the tide goes up at the rate of six inches per hour. How long will it be until three rungs are covered? Alright, this might be one of the trickiest questions asked thus far. Take a minute and think long and hard about this. The answer is easier than you think. The correct answer is NEVER! The boat rises as the tide goes up. Tricky question, tricky question.

10. Sometimes, you are so invested in figuring out a tricky question you don’t realize that the answer is more obvious than you ever imagined. But that’s completely normal. Here’s an example of that: A man dressed in all black walks down a country lane. All of a sudden, this large black car that doesn’t have its lights on comes around the corner and screeches to a complete stop. How on earth did the car know he was there?….well guys, it was DAYTIME