# What do you ask him to figure out the correct path?

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You are walking down the road trying to find enlightenment when you come to a monk and a three-way fork in the road. The roads point North, East, and West. You can ask the monk one question. He will answer honestly yes, no, or just hum if he cannot answer the question.

What do you ask him to figure out the correct path?

posted Jan 11

Ask: "If the treasure is not in the East, is it in the West?" If the monk answers yes, it is West, if no, it is East, If he hums, it is North.

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You have to do a survey in the Truth city as everyone living there speaks the truth.

The Lie city where everyone lies is right next to it and there is no way that you can find out which is which (No sign boards, etc.)

You come across two paths one leads to Truth city and the other leads to Lie city.

A person comes from behind you.

You don’t know whether he is from Truth city or Lie city.
What can you ask him to choose the right path to Truth city?