A farmer has 17 sheep and all but 9 die. How many are left?

Riddle Answer# IQ Riddles

## One Match in a Dark Room

If you had one match and entered a dark room in which there were a kerosene lamp, an oil burner, and a wood burning stove, what do you light first?

Riddle Answer## Three Chests

There are three chests, each of which contains 100 coins.

One chest has 100 gold coins, one has 100 silver coins, and the third has an equal split of 50 gold coins and 50 silver coins.

Each chest is labeled, but all are labeled incorrectly. You are allowed to pick one coin from just one of the chests and after this you must correctly identify each of the three chests.

What should you do?

Riddle Answer## Running a Race

If you were running a race and you passed the person in 2nd place, what place would you be in now?

Riddle Answer## Frog in 30 Meter Well

A frog is at the bottom of a 30 meter well. Each day he summons enough energy for one 3 meter leap up the well.

Exhausted, he then hangs there for the rest of the day. At night, while he is asleep, he slips 2 meters backwards.

How many days does it take him to escape from the well?

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