Interview Puzzles Practice Set 22
Question :: 1
An innocent person is accused of a murder in a village. The head of the village knows that the man is innocent but he also knows that the truth may be uncovered one day that his own son is the murderer. Just to hinder the attention of people, he offers a chance to the man. In a jar, he places two chits of paper – one reads innocent and the other reads guilty. Among all the other villagers, he asks the accused person to pick up a chit. He says that their almighty god is watching them and the person will meet his fate truthfully with the chit.
Of course, the village head is cheating. He has put both chits with Guilty written on them. The accused person somehow suspects the same. But no one will believe him if he tries to expose the head. Also, he knows no one will look at the other chit once his fate is decided by his selected chit.
What should he do to prove that he is innocent?
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Question :: 2
In a party, there are five people and a whole round cake lying at the center of the table. Only four people will make a cut and take their piece and the last one will get the remaining piece on the table. How can they make sure that everyone gets a 1/5th of the piece?
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Question :: 3
Murder Crime Riddle
A dead body is found at the bottom of a multistory building. Seeing the position of the body it is evident that the person jumped off from one of the floors for attempting suicide.
A homicide detective is called to look after the case. He goes to the first floor and walks in the room facing the direction in which the body was found. He opens the window in that direction and flips a coin towards the floor.
Then he goes to the second floor and repeats the process. He keeps on doing it till the last floor. Then, when he climbs down, he tells the team that it is a murder, not suicide.
How did he come to know that it was a murder?
Question :: 4
Suppose you are sitting in an interview and the interviewee asks you an aptitude question.
You have three buckets with capacity 4 liters, 8 liters, and 10 liters and you have a large tank of water. Now you have to measure 3 liters of water precisely using those buckets. How will you do it?
Question :: 5
Hard Calendar Puzzle
A contest is held on an international level in December 2013. The finale of it is between an American and a British kid. Only name and date have to be mentioned in the paper for checking purpose. But when the checkers check it, they find out that both of them have same names. The papers cannot be told apart in any manner now.
What is the date of competition ?
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