top button
Flag Notify
    Connect to us
      Facebook Login
      Site Registration

Facebook Login
Site Registration

How did she separate the eggs if there were no odors or visible signs?

0 votes
59 views

After Sam Rottenegger's failed attempt in the teaser "Eggsactly what Happened" to egg his least favorite band, he came up with another plan. This time he would use rotten eggs, and get in and out of the concert quickly. He took 6 eggs from his fridge and put them in a box in his closet for the two months before the concert to ensure they would be really rotten. The night of the concert finally arrived, and Sam placed his eggs on the kitchen counter while he looked for a suitable container for transporting them. However, as he was digging through the cupboards, he didn't notice his mother putting the 6 rotten eggs into the fridge with 6 good eggs. When Sam discovered what had happened, he just stared at the carton of eggs in dismay. He had no idea how to tell them apart, as there were no smells or visible signs to indicate which eggs were which. Sam might have stood there all night if his sister hadn't come along and told him if he gave her $5.00 and a glass of water, she'd tell him which were rotten and which were fresh. Sam was skeptical, but paid up. She separated the eggs and Sam, still wondering if she was right, placed the eggs on the passenger seat of his car as he drove off to the concert. Unfortunately for Sam, she had correctly separated the eggs, as he found out the hard way when he came to an abrupt stop, causing the eggs to pull a humpty dumpty on Sam's floor.
So how did she separate the eggs if there were no odors or visible signs?

posted Nov 27, 2015 by Saif Khanam

Share this puzzle
Facebook Share Button Twitter Share Button LinkedIn Share Button

1 Answer

0 votes

Sam's Sister put the eggs in glass of water one by one.
Eggs which float to surface were rotten eggs
&
Eggs which sink to bottom and lay flat to their sides were fresh eggs.

answer Nov 27, 2015 by Jaikumar Bhatia



Similar Puzzles
0 votes

A woman goes shopping and buys
3 Bananas,
3 Mangoes
2 Pears,
6 Eggs,
2 Tomatoes,
a Cabbage and
a loaf of bread.
How many pieces of fruit did she buy?

+2 votes

You are stuck in a hard floor room with no windows or doors. There are a wooden table and mirror in the room.

How did you get out of the room?

+1 vote

On an Easter Egg Hunt,
Jackie found 10 eggs and ate 5 of them.
Marina found 13, but only ate 1.
Bianca only found 2 eggs and she ate 1 of them.
Howard found 8 eggs and ate 4.
Nathan found 14 and he ate them all.
How many eggs did Gracie find and how many did she eat?

+1 vote

A women was carrying a basket of Eggs when a passer-by bumped her and she dropped the basket and all the eggs broke, Passer-by asked her number of eggs to pay her. Women replied, I don’t remember exactly , but I do recall that whether I divided the eggs by 2,3,4,5 or 6 there was always one egg left over. When I took the eggs out in groups of seven, I emptied the basket.

Can you tell, “How many minimum number of Eggs were there in the basket”?

0 votes

A man was driving a black car. His lights were off. The moon shown no light. A cat was in the middle of the road. How did he know to stop?

...