# puzzles

• ### Question

• Dear friends this thread is for sharing new puzzles and solving the old posted ones any one who gives the correct answer first will be marked as "ANSWERED" and you r invited to post new puzzles after the previous one is solved.

i am posting the first puzzle.

A man has some lemons with him and while going through the way , whenever he meets a person he gives him some lemons which is equal to "one lemon less than half of the total number of lemons he is having" finally he is left with same number of lemons which he had initially (in the starting). so with  how many lemons he started journey?????

Wednesday, March 7, 2007 9:47 AM

• ya the answer is 2 lemons...
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 3:58 PM
• yes dear friends  2 is the correct answer.
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 5:47 PM
• divide 40kg into  into 4 (parts) weights so that u can weigh all items from 1-40 kg using any or all of those 4 parts.
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 5:51 PM
• divide 40kg into  into 4 (parts) weights so that u can weigh all items from 1-40 kg using any or all of those 4 parts.
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 5:52 PM

### All replies

• he started with two lemons.
is it correct?
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 12:44 PM
• ya the answer is 2 lemons...
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 3:58 PM
• yes dear friends  2 is the correct answer.
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 5:47 PM
• divide 40kg into  into 4 (parts) weights so that u can weigh all items from 1-40 kg using any or all of those 4 parts.
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 5:51 PM
• divide 40kg into  into 4 (parts) weights so that u can weigh all items from 1-40 kg using any or all of those 4 parts.
Wednesday, March 7, 2007 5:52 PM