Easy Trick Questions

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If the vice president dies, who becomes president?

 
Answer: 
The current president. It does not change.

There were 10 birds on a tree. A hunter shot 1. How many were left?

 
Answer: 
0. The rest of the birds got scared and flew away.

The Library of Alexandria contains many books. how many letters are in those books?

 
Answer: 
10. There are ten letters in "those books."

What was the tallest mountain on Earth before Mt. Everst was discovered?

 
Answer: 
Mt. Everest, it still existed, it just hadn't been discovered yet.

A guy has 379 eggs. You take away 37. How many do you have?

 
Answer: 
37, because you took 37.

What's heavier a ton of metal or a ton of feathers?

 
Answer: 
Some people might say that it's metal but they both way a ton!

What two days start with T besides Tuesday and Thursday?

 
Answer: 
Today and Tomorrow

I met a man on London Bridge. He tipped his hat and drew his cane. In this limerick I've said his name.

 
Answer: 
His name is Andrew.

Why do we drink water?

 
Answer: 
We can't chew or eat it

How many people are in this sentence? (The same people are counted ) I know that you know that she knows that we know that she loves lollipops.

 
Answer: 
6, 1.I know..., 2.that you know..., 3.that she knows..., 4-5.that we know..., 6. that she loves...

What is golden but not shiny?

 
Answer: 
A golden retriver

Why don't penguins live in England?

 
Answer: 
Because they're scared of Wales!

What do you call the people that come from the country Medal?

 
Answer: 
Medallions!!! LOL!!!!

What happens when you mix c and sun

 
Answer: 
season hahahahahaha

What is the only time friday comes before thursday?

 
Answer: 
The dictionary

What goes up, down, but stays in the same place?

 
Answer: 
Stairs

Who was the president of USA before John F. Kennedy was assaninated?

 
Answer: 
John F. Kennedy.

What did the wall say to the other wall?

 
Answer: 
Meet you at the corner.

A fly is dead in the middle of a plant pot, how does it get out?

 
Answer: 
It can't, it's dead.

A man goes to a shop and asks for a plate of bacon, peas, potatoes and sausages how does the shop keeper know the man is from the army?

 
Answer: 
The man is wearing a army uniform

A couple are going out in 2010, 2011 and 2012 but have only been going out for over a year. How is this possible?

 
Answer: 
They started dating in December 2010. Dated all through 2011. And have been dating up until now in 2012.

What did the apple say to the pear?

 
Answer: 
Nothing, fruits can't talk! ~Katie

A man drew 5 dots on 1 page 5 dots on another and 1 dot on another how many spots all together?

 
Answer: 
0 because they are dots not spots.

How do you find the man in a woman?

 
Answer: 
Take away the WO in woman.