|James Bond was relaxing in his hotel room in Lyon when he heard a knock at his door. Bond opened the door and see a beautiful woman whom he had never seen in his life. She said that she is so sorry and she thought that this was her room. She was about to leave the room when the Bond takes out his pistol and ask the girl to stop. What made Bond suspicious of the girl?
Answer : Bond was suspicious of the women as one never knocks its own door at the hotel.
|A woman is approaching a green land with no trees in vicinity. Now, she has a package with her which must be opened before reaching the green land. If somehow, she fails, she will die.
What is there in the package that must be opened?
Answer : The package comprises of the parachute which is tied to her back while she is diving free in the air. If she doesn’t open that, she will hit the land and will die.
|A man was shot to death while in his car. There were no powder marks on his clothing, which indicated that the gunman was outside the car. However, all the windows were up and the doors locked. After a close inspection was made, the only bullet-holes discovered were on the man’s body. How was he murdered?
Answer : The victim was in a convertible. He was shot when the top was down.
|One snowy night, Sherlock Holmes was in his house sitting by a fire. All of a sudden a snowball came crashing through his window, breaking it. Holmes got up and looked out the window just in time to see three neighborhood kids who were brothers run around a corner.
Their names were John Crimson, Mark Crimson and Paul Crimson. The next day Holmes got a note on his door that read “? Crimson. He broke your window.” Which of the three Crimson brothers should Sherlock Holmes question about the incident?
Answer : He should question Mark Crimson. “?” = question MARK, so the note on the door reads “Question Mark Crimson. He broke your window.”
|My wife was attacked by a burglar when I was on my way home from work. She stabbed him with a butcher knife and killed him. The police say it was an obvious case of self-defense. When I went to pick her up from the police station, she said. – “When I heard the doorbell I thought it was you, but then a masked man jumped me as soon as I opened the door!” – “You must have been so scared” – I said – “But you’re safe now” – I hugged her tightly.
How did she kill the burglar so fast when he attacked her at the door?
Answer : His wife came to the door with a butcher knife because she thought her husband was coming home. She was planning to kill the husband.
|My neighbors think I’m a nosy old woman, but today I witnessed a murder. I was looking out my window when I saw something through the window of the apartment building opposite me. A man was in the middle of murdering a woman. The strange thing was, after he finished strangling her, he turned around and our eyes met. It was eerie. Then he pointed at me and kept staring at me for a minute or two. All the time he was staring at me, his finger kept moving. I called the police a few minutes ago and they told me I will have to go down to the police station and give a statement tomorrow. I’m sure they will catch him. I saw his face very clearly.
What do you think the murderer was waving his finger at?
Answer : The murderer was counting the windows to see which floor the old woman was on. He is coming to kill her.
|A guy was standing near a window. He threw something out of the window and died soon enough. He was perfectly healthy and he did not get murdered by someone.
Can you find a logical explanation to what might have happened here?
How did he die?
Answer : The guy threw a boomerang in the air from his window. It flew away and looped around to return back with high velocity. It hit his head and he died on the spot due to the injury. This can be the only logical explanation.
|Three men are living in a desert namely – Alex, Brian and Chris.
Alex hates Chris and thus he decides to kill him. To succeed in his evil intentions, he poison the water supply of Chris. Since they are living in desert, he will have to drink water or he will die of thirst. Brian is not aware of the actions of Alex and he plans to kill Chris as well. To do this, he killed the water supply of Chris.
Chris dies due to his thirst. Who killed him?
Answer : This is more of a philosophical question than being a riddle or a puzzle. The action of Brian directly led to the result which is the death of Chris. Thus he murdered Chris. In a sense, Chris died due to the lack of water. It is the circumstances that ultimately led to his death.
|A woman and a man go on a date. While on their date, the woman shoots the man, drowns the man, and hangs the man. the next night, the same man and woman go on a date and both of them are 100% fine. how is this possible?
Answer : The woman shoots a picture of him, drowns the picture to develop it, then she hangs the picture.
|At the scene of a heinous crime, five suspects, one of whom is the guilty party, are being interrogated by a detective. Each of the suspects gives one statement and it later transpires that just three of these statements are correct.
These are the statements:
Uncle Jack: Uncle Jim committed the murder
Aunt Mary: I did not do it
Cousin Stewart: It was not Cousin Margaret
Uncle Jim: Uncle Jack is lying when he says I did it
Cousin Margaret: Aunt Mary is telling the truth
Who committed the murder?
Answer : Cousin Margaret. The statements of Aunty Mary, Uncle Jim and cousin Margaret are true.