Can you solve all 6? (answer at the bottom).
1. The Pole-Climbing Sloth
A slippery sloth climbs six feet up a utility pole during the day, then slides back down five feet during the night. If the pole is 30 feet high and the sloth starts from the ground (zero feet), how many days does it take the sloth to reach the top of the pole?
2. Counting Money
I had a wad of money in my pocket. I gave half away and of what remained, I spent half. Then, I lost five pounds. That left me with just five quid. How much money did I start with?
3. Car Park
What is the number of the occupied parking spot?
4. Ice Cubes
You have a glass of water and an ice cube floating in it. When the ice cube melts, will the water level increase, decrease or remain the same?
5. The Number Row
The numbers one through 10, below, are listed in an order. What is the rule that causes them to be in this order?
8 5 4 9 1 7 6 10 3 2
Its the beginning of eternity,
the end of time and space
The beginning of every end,
and the end of every place.
What am I?