Beach Day by Rodger Bliss
October 2021

I’ll bet you $100

If someone says to you, “I’ll bet you $100 that if you give me $200, I will give you $300 in return”, would this be a good bet for you to accept?

What a Cheep Ball Dude

A bat and a ball cost $1.10. The bat costs one dollar more than the ball.

How much does the ball cost?

Catch A Code Thief

A thief enters a shop and threatens the clerk, forcing him to open the safe. The clerk says, “The code for the safe is different every day, and if you hurt me you’ll never get the code”. But the thief manages to guess the code on his own.

How did he do it?


Nice Goat For Sale

A man decides to buy a nice goat. He pays $60 for it, and he is very content with this strong animal. After a year, the value of the goat has increased to $70 and he decides to sell the goat. But already a few days later he regrets his decision to sell the […]

Sell This Armor

If 3 sales representatives can sell three suits of armor in seven minutes, how many suits of armor can six sales representatives sell in seventy minutes?

100 Bucks or Doll Hairs

Is an older one-hundred dollar bill worth more than a newer one?

Somebody’s Going to Get Rich

The casino held a contest to guess the number of $1000 poker chips in a closed bag. Joshua guessed 20, Bill guessed 21, Mike guessed 22, Susie guessed 17 and Brent guessed 16. One was off by 4, one was off by 3, one by 1, one by 2 and one was correct.


Not Again Bellboy

13 people came into a hotel with 12 rooms and each guest wanted his own room. The bellboy solved this problem. He asked the thirteenth guest to wait a little with the first guest in room number 1. So in the first room there were two people. The bellboy took the third guest to room […]

Bellboy Money Riddle

Three people check into a hotel. They pay $30 to the manager and go to their room. The manager finds out that the room rate is $25 and gives the bellboy $5 to return to the guests. On the way to the room the bellboy reasons that $5 would be difficult to split among three […]

Volkswagen Beetle Riddle

Two years ago, a man offered to sell his classic Volkswagen Beetle to a car dealership for $7000, but they declined to buy it. A year later the seller offered the same car for $6000, but again the car dealer decided not to purchase it. A few months later the man offered the Beetle […]