Saturday, January 18, 2020

Test Your Knowledge

Intelligence Test
1) Is there a fourth of July in England? Yes!
2)How many birth days does the average man have?1 Just one!
Some months have 31 days; how many have 28? 12, all of them!
Even January has 28 days!
3)Can a California man legally marry his widow's sister?No
4)Divide 30 by 1/2 and add 10. What is the answer? 70
5)If there are 3 apples and you take away 2, how many do you have?2
6)A doctor gives you three pills telling you to take one every half hour.  
   How many minutes would the pills last?60.
7)A farmer has 17 sheep standing in a field and all but 9 drop down and 
         die. How many sheep are left standing?9 If 8 out of 17 die, all but 9  
         die...(which means 8 die, get it?) Keeping the dead sheep doesn't count!
8)How many members of each animal did Moses take on the ark? 0  
    Moses didn't take any animals on an ark, Noah did!
     9)An assistant in the butcher shop is 5' 10'' tall. What does he weigh?meat
A butcher's assistant weighs meat, how else does he know what to charge?!(The butcher only cuts it, eh?) .
10)How many two cent stamps are there in a dozen? 12 There are 12 2-  
         cent stamps in a dozen!
11)What ‘O’ is abroad? Overseas
12)What ‘F’ is to throw away money bit by bit? Fritter
13)What ‘T’ is to change something considerably? Transform
14)What ‘R’ are steep descents in a river bed with swift currents? Rapids
15)What ‘E’ is to explain or throw light on? Elucidate

16) What shape is a football? A football is a sphere or spherical in shape.          
 a sphere       a cube            a pyramid       a cone                                    
17)’The Pentagon’ is the US defence building in Washington, but how many sides does the building have?
3          4          5          6          (The prefix ‘penta’ means the number 5)                       
18)Inside a square there are 4 ____ angles. right                wrong
(A 90 degree angle is called a right angle.)                                
19)Which of the following shapes has three sides?             
 Triangle       circle   square            rectangle                               
(‘Tri’ means three, think of ‘tricycle’ - a bicycle with 3 wheels.)
20)What do we call the line from the centre to the edge of a circle?          
 Circumference        diameter         radius                        line                 
(The radius is a line going from the centre of a circle to the edge.)
21)In many games we throw a dice (a six sided object), but what shape is it?     
 a cube          a sphere        square            a pyramid                               
(A cube is a 3-dimensional 6 sided object - think of a sugar cube.)
21)I couldn't tell _______________ she was serious or not.
 Whether       weather
22) ____________ are too many possible answers to this question.
 They're           There             Their
23)  _________ going to help me with this?  Whose            Who's
24) Reading that book had a peculiar _______________ on Evelyn.
 Effect            affect
25)I am completely _________________ in this course.
 Uninterested           disinterested
26)I'm afraid she's going to _____________ her grandmother's wedding band.
 Loose            lose
27)My mother has been _______________ in bed all morning.
 Lieing                        laying                        lying
28)She has apparently found it difficult to ___________ the circumstances.
 Accept          except
29)She apparently doesn't care about ___________ origins in antiquity.
 it's      its      
30)It's usually hotter __________ this in July.  than            then
31)The politicians can't seem to find an appropriate ___________ for the new community college.  cite            sight              site
32)I've never known the library to be _____________ this quiet.
 quite              quiet              quit
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