Neha
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29 Sep 2006

# Mind Boggler!!

Arthur is conducting an experiment. He places his stepladder on his basement's cement floor, and climbs up while holding a raw egg (in its shell) in one hand. While climbing, he accidentally drops the egg. However, it does not smash into a gooey mess after falling a distance of six feet. Why not?

(The answer is really frustratingly simple and stupid. You will be extremely annoyed at it when you figure out what it is — or when I tell you, whichever happens first.)

mayurpathak

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29 Sep 2006
neha
While climbing, he accidentally drops the egg. However, it does not smash into a gooey mess after falling a distance of six feet. Why not?
Because as he has climbed, the height of falling is more than 6 feet. So the the egg will smash after a distance more than 6 feet. Ultimately the egg has to smash, but at a distance of 6 feet, its still in the air.

Neha

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29 Sep 2006
The answer is correct though I expected to get a series of funny answers.

mayurpathak

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29 Sep 2006
New question.

Ohh! Great !

I'm sorry neha, but dont worry, you will get a chance to readn many funny answers.

Now here is my question:

"What is it that goes up and comes down but actually does not move at all?"
29 Sep 2006
Re: New question.

mayurpathak
Now here is my question:

"What is it that goes up and comes down but actually does not move at all?"
The Temperature 😁 !

It was too easy. Keep in mind, we are Crazy Engineers 😁 !

-The Big K-

mayurpathak

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29 Sep 2006
You are supposed to write a new question biggie !

And yes, how can we forget that we are engineers? "Engineers Rock"😁

Neha

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30 Sep 2006
I would like to enter next,

What is as big as hippopotamus and looks like hippopotamus but weighs a lot less than hippopotamus?
30 Sep 2006
[spam]

Hippopotamus's Brother :sshhh:

Muwahahahaha 😁

-The Big K-

mayurpathak

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30 Sep 2006
Biggie?

Is that a right answer? and anyway, please let other have a say as well.

Stop spamming !
30 Sep 2006
mayurpathak
Biggie?

Is that a right answer? and anyway, please let other have a say as well.

Stop spamming !
Mr. Editor,

Don't be blinded by The Good Admin's Intelligence 😎 .

-The Big K-
p.s: Be careful while clicking on 'buttons'.

Neha

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30 Sep 2006
mayurpathak
Biggie?

He he!!!!😀
This is not the right answer Mayur.
Biggie, u can see how much CE-ans trust you😉

Neha

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07 Oct 2006

xheavenlyx

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07 Oct 2006
What the hell! LOL, its crazie-eazie.

Looks like and as big as, but less waight....a hyppo made out of plastic, glass, foam, thermocoal!

Neha

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07 Oct 2006
Well thats not the answer..Try it out its damn easy!!

All the best!!

Neha

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12 Oct 2006
Should I post the answer or someone else wanna try it out?

sahana

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14 Oct 2006
hi

is it a full size painting of the hyppo?it looks like hyppo,as big as it, but weighs less

Neha

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19 Oct 2006
Well the answer to the question is hippo's shadow, its as big as hippo but weighs less
19 Oct 2006
Neha
Well the answer to the question is hippo's shadow, its as big as hippo but weighs less

Since when did shadows started getting acted on by gravity? 😁

-The Big K-

xheavenlyx

Electronics and Communication
19 Oct 2006

From engineering point of view I guess my answer was correct, a hippo of same size but diff material. And even hers, as a painting of a hippo.

😉

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19 Oct 2006
here is another..
A man kills his wife. Many people watch him doing so.
Yet no one will ever be able to accuse him of murder. Why?

Neha

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28 Oct 2006
maybe his wife is not a human being...say what?😉

This is all I could think of.

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04 Nov 2006
no neha,this is not the correct answer.
try it out again.it is an easy one.

aashima

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04 Nov 2006
Thats because he killed his wife in a television show or may be movie i.e acting. Ofcourse no one can accuse an actor for his acting. Is this correct Aditi?

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10 Nov 2006
aashima,this was a good answer but sorry to say not the correct one.

Neha

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11 Nov 2006
Aditi, can you provide us with any kind of clue??

Maybe we could crack it then!

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12 Nov 2006
okay neha,it is something related to court...
now u should get it easily.

rick

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12 Nov 2006
I think that its a case of Euthanasia! The man (doctor) killed his wife (who was in coma for long).

Is that right?

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12 Nov 2006
no this is also not the right answer.
try it again.

aashima

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13 Nov 2006

Neha

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13 Nov 2006
Something related to court???😕

Wat it could be??

seeya302004

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13 Nov 2006
for he was the judge himself or err... thinking..............err....no! err..... coz...........................will think abt it!Its not done Man! this is wrong yaar,i mean ppl dont hv guts to speak out the truth!!!... Well, lemme think y?????.... will tell u (i think so)err... ok how abt this "coz he was a serial killer,ha" NO! Doesnt sound nice,i mean it does sound nice but most probably,not the correct ans.Well,i'll think abt it n then i'll try killing sumbuddy in the court.Lets see wat will happen?:sshhh: 😉

sahana

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13 Nov 2006
is it something like this.a lawyer's wife has got to be truth(comparison).sometimes a lawyer might not speak the truth to win the case.as a result he telling lies is almost killing 😒 😔 his wife. nobody asks him abt it.

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13 Nov 2006
okay guys...let me give you another hint..husband killed wife by fastening a rope around her neck..
13 Nov 2006
Let me try. The man was an executioner.

-The Big K-

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13 Nov 2006
yes you got it right!
he is a hangman and she happened to be sentenced to death..

Neha

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16 Nov 2006
Oh! Finally we got it!! NIce question, Aditi!!

Nice attempt, Biggie!!

mayurpathak

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02 Feb 2007
Once, 3 guys went to a hotel. Each of them had only Rs.25 and the bill was Rs. 75, so they were lucky. Seeing their luck, the manager told a waiter to return Rs.5. The waiter thought how would he divide 5 in 3 parts? So he kept Rs.2 with him and gave Re 1 each to them. Hence each one pays Rs. 24

Now the equation is 24+24+24+2=74. Wat about one more rupee???
😒

yatty.sid

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04 Feb 2007
its easy dude.....actually dey paid...24*3 i.e. 72 ...rite?? now this 72 already includes the 2 rs given to the waiter...i.e. 72-2 = 70...which was the net bill as the manager accepted only 70 rupees....!!!