# Tricky riddles

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## A man hijacks an aeroplane

A man hijacks an aeroplane transporting both passengers and valuable cargo. After taking the cargo, the man demands two parachutes, puts one of them on, and jumps, leaving the other behind. Why did he want two?
If the officials thought he was jumping with a hostage, they would never risk giving him a faulty parachute.
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## Mysterious rock group

What rock group has four men that don't sing?
Mount Rushmore.
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## Trains

A train leaves from Halifax, Nova Scotia heading towards Vancouver, British Columbia at 120 km/h. Three hours later, a train leaves Vancouver heading towards Halifax at 180 km/h. Assume there's exactly 6000 kilometers between Vancouver and Halifax. When they meet, which train is closer to Halifax?
Both trains would be at the same spot when they meet therefore they are both equally close to Halifax.
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## What am I?

What am I?
A question.
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When can you add two to eleven and get one as the correct answer?
When you add two hours to eleven o'clock, you get one o'clock.
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A boy fell off a 30 meter ladder but did not get hurt. Why not?
He fell off the bottom step.
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## Never comes down

What goes up but never comes down?
A balloon filled with helium.
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## Pitch black

You are in a cabin and it is pitch black. You have one match on you. Which do you light first, the newspaper, the lamp, the candle, or the fire?
You light the match first!
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## Walking under a umbrella

Four children and their pet dog were walking under a small umbrella. But none of them became wet. How?
It was not raining!
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