top button
Flag Notify
    Connect to us
      Facebook Login
      Site Registration

Facebook Login
Site Registration

A bird lands on the truck. Does the bridge collapse?

0 votes

A large truck is crossing a bridge 100 mile long. The bridge can only hold 5000 kg, which is the exact weight of the truck. The truck makes it half way across the bridge and stops. A bird lands on the truck.

Does the bridge collapse, please provide your reasoning?

posted Mar 2, 2015 by Pardeep Kohli

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

1 Answer

+1 vote
Best answer

Bridge wont collapse if the weight of the bird is smaller than the fuel burnt in the fuel tank till 50 miles.

answer Mar 3, 2015 by anonymous

Similar Puzzles
–1 vote

If we tie a light oxygen tank to a bird so that it can breathe on the moon, would the bird fly faster, slower, or the same speed as it does on earth? (Remember that there is less gravity on the moon.)

0 votes

Scary droplets from the sky.
Tumble down as night goes by.
Over the lands it carries on.
Rainfalls pours, sun is gone.
Merging roars and bright light.
Yearning for a peaceful night.
What am I?

0 votes

I roam through the lands hoping to rescue my love. I search high and low, and will stomp on you if you get in my way! What am I ?

0 votes

A truck driver is on the job hauling wood across the state. Unbeknownst to him, his neighbor stuffed a potato in the exhaust pipe of his car the night before he started his haul. The truck driver makes it to his destination with no break downs or any damage to his vehicle. How is this possible?

+1 vote

You are on an island in the middle of a lake.

The lake is in a remote part of the country and therefore there has never been a bridge connecting the island to the mainland.

Every day a truck gives rides around the island.

Puzzled as to how the truck had gotten onto the island, you ask around and find out that the truck was not transported to the island by boat or by air.

Nor was it built on the island.

Explain how the truck got there?

Contact Us
+91 9880187415
#280, 3rd floor, 5th Main
6th Sector, HSR Layout
Karnataka INDIA.