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10 Bottles 100 Pills

There are 10 identical bottles of identical pills. Each bottle contains 100 pills. Out of 10 bottles 9 have 1 gram of pills but 1 bottle has pills of 1.1 gram in weight. Given a measurement scale, how would you find the heavy bottle? You can use the scale only once.

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The Lady and the Tiger

The court takes decision to relax the sentence given to criminal if he can solve a puzzle. Criminal has to take decision to open one of the doors.

Behind each door is either a lady or a tiger. They may be both tigers, both ladies or one of each.

If the criminal opens a door to find a lady he will marry her and if he opens a door to find a tiger he will be eaten alive. Of course, the criminal would prefer to be married than eaten alive.

Each of the doors has a statement written on it.

The statement on door one says, “In this room there is a lady, and in the other room there is a tiger.”

The statement on door two says,”In one of these rooms there is a lady, and in one of these rooms there is a tiger.”

The criminal is informed that one of the statements is true and one is false. Which door should the criminal open?

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