Informational Site NetworkInformational Site Network
Privacy
 
  Home Stories Jokes Joke Topics Jokes Riddles Anecdotes Irish Humour Jests Canadian Humour Puns Animal Anecdotes Free Jokes Humour Scenes


Most Viewed

What Kind Of Cheese Is Made Backwards?
What Animal Keeps The Best Time?
I'm Sometimes White,
I Come In Different Shapes And Sizes.
I'm A Word That's Hardly There.
No Legs Have I To Dance,
I Never Was, Am Always To Be,
I Cannot Be Felt, Seen Or Touched
Only One Color, But Not One Size,
I Am The Center Of Gravity,


Least Viewed

A Time When They’re Green,
Clasped Hands
Four Members Of A Band ...
Take Some Away
Mailing A Valuable Object
Can't Be Buried In The Usa
Fox, Goose And A Sack Of Corn
The Following Sentence Is False.
Talking Parrot
Train Journey




The Missing Dollar

Riddles Home

Three friends check into a motel for the night and the clerk tells them the bill is $30, payable in advance. So, they each pay the clerk $10 and go to their room. A few minutes later, the clerk realizes he has made an error and overcharged the trio by $5. He asks the bellhop to return $5 to the 3 friends who had just checked in. The bellhop sees this as an opportunity to make $2 as he reasons that the three friends would have a tough time dividing $5 evenly among them; so he decides to tell them that the clerk made a mistake of only $3, giving a dollar back to each of the friends. He pockets the leftover $2 and goes home for the day! Now, each of the three friends gets a dollar back, thus they each paid $9 for the room which is a total of $27 for the night. We know the bellhop pocketed $2 and adding that to the $27, you get $29, not $30 which was originally spent. Where did the other dollar go????









View Answer





Next: Boy and the Carney




Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK


Viewed 9761



Riddles

The Answer Is Right In Front Of You...
A Large Truck Is Crossing A Bridge
Mailing A Valuable Object
I'm Sometimes White,
I Never Was, Am Always To Be,
Which Side Of A Cat
Cogs, Tigs And Pabs
6 In Roman
Bike Spokes
Filling The Room
How Can This Be?
Four Jolly Men
A Time When They’re Green,
Watch In The Desert
Fishing Rod
Fox, Goose And A Sack Of Corn
Bricked Up Room
I Am A Three Digit Number.
Can't Be Buried In The Usa
What Is The Longest Word In The Dictionary?
I Come In Different Shapes And Sizes.
What Insect Does A Blacksmith Manufacture?
Two Grandmothers
What Word...
Canaries And Cages