# The tricky quiz

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## This quiz is tricky. If you think you can beat it, go ahead and be my guest

• 1
If Mr Smith's peacock lays an egg in Mr Jones' yard, who owns the egg?

• 2
Mrs Brown's bungalow is decorated entirely in pink. The carpet, lampshades, ceiling, walls etc are all pink. What colour are her stairs?

• 3
Why are 1968 pennies worth more than 1967 pennies?

• 4
A sophisticated computer is fed this knotty problem. Between two clocks, one which is broken and doesn't run at all, while the other loses one second every 24 hours, which is more accurate?

• 5
A 10 foot rope ladder hangs over the side of a boat with the bottom rung on the surface of the water. The rungs are one foot apart, and the tide goes up at the rate of 6 inches per hour. How long will it be until three rungs are covered?
• 6
What is the eleven letter word that all Yale graduates spell incorrectly?

• 7
If there are 6 apples and you take away 4, how many do you have?

• 8
Exactly how many slices of 1.5 cm each can you cut from a whole bread which is 22.5 cm long?

• 9
Nancy is a very attractive clerk in a candy store. She is 19 years old, is a Freshman at an Ivy League University, wears fashionable clothes, and is a highly competent mathematician. She has done a least squares analysis on her weight during the last two years and has found that the best fitting polynomial is a cubic equation. What does she weigh?

• 10
FINISHED FILES ARE THE RE-
SULT OF YEARS OF SCIENTIF-
IC STUDY COMBINED WITH
THE EXPERIENCE OF YEARS.

Count the words in the above sentence. Now count the Fs in the above sentence. Add the number of words with the number of "Fs". What do you get?