The Question |
Answer |
Hint |

1) Do they have a 4th of July in England ? | Yes, it comes after the 3rd of July | yes |

2) How many birthdays does the average man have ? | Just one! | Once less than the number of the question |

3) Some months have 31 days; how many have 28 ? | 12 - all of them! | Twice the answer to another question (question #4's answer is 6) |

4) How many outs are there in an inning ? | 6 - three per team. | 6 |

5) Is it legal for a man in California to marry his widow's sister ? | No (Because he is dead! | no |

6) Divide 30 by 1/2 and add 10. What's the answer ? | 70 (30 divided by 1/2 equals 60! (Did you forget your math?) |
70 |

7) If there are 3 apples and you take away 2, how many do you have ? | 2, you took them, remember? | 86 times this answer (2) = sum of all the other answers that have a number (172) |

8) A doctor gives you 3 pills telling you to take one every half hour. How many minutes would the pills last ? | 60 - Start with the 1st pill, 30 minutes later take the 2nd, then 30 minutes later take the 3rd |
10 less than one of the other answers (question #6's answer is 70) |

9) A farmer has 17 sheep, and all but 9 die. How many are left ? | 9 | The answer is the same as the number of the question |

10) How many animals of each sex did Moses take on the ark ? | 0 - Moses didn't have an ark. Noah did! | The same as the right hand digit for 2 of the other answers (question #6's answer is 70, and question #8's answer is 60) |

11) How many 2 cent stamps are there in a dozen ? | 12 - There are always 12 in a dozen | One more than the number of the question |

- - | maybe | What 'hint' is not used |