# You are surrounded by a 100 foot wide and 100 foot deep moat. You have a 40 foot........How can you get across the moat?

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You are surrounded by a 100 foot wide and 100 foot deep moat. You have a 40 foot tall ladder, matches, a gallon of water, and as much rope as you need.

How can you get across the moat?

posted Apr 16, 2021
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