Solve These 5 Riddles and Give Yourself a Pat on the Back

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Solving riddles is fun, plus getting them right is bound to put a bit of a spring in your step! If you can get the right answers to these 5 toughies, you deserve to pat your own back.

#5. Simple math

#4. Married or not

#3. A very important date

#2. The genie in the lamp

#1. Oh Captain, my captain

Continue reading for the answers!

#5. Jess wants 200 ribbons of length 110 cm for a party. The ribbons were sold at 25 m per tape. How many tapes will Jess need?

#4. Jack is looking at Anne, but Anne is looking at George. Jack is married, but George is not. Is a married person looking at an unmarried person?

A) Yes
B) No
C) Cannot be determined

#3. Today is Saturday. A person has a meeting with his lawyer three days after the before day of the day after tomorrow. On which day is the meeting?

#2. Fred, Bob and John stumble across a magic lamp. A genie pops out and grants them each a wish.

Fred: “I wish I could be forever alive.”Bob: “I wish the word ‘alive’ actually meant ‘dead.’”John: “I wish Bob and Fred were dead”.

Who of the three is alive and who is dead?

#1. Captain Ali is the captain of the ship. The captain of the ship is Captain Ali. What is the name of the ship?