Mental Floss 132







The answer to last week’s Mental Floss challenge, Q: Your friend tells you their Grandmother is younger than their Mother. How is this possible?

A: It is possible that the paternal Grandmother could be younger than the Mother. If the Mother is 58 and her Father is 24, their Father’s Mother could be 44.

This week’s thinking challenge is:

Q: A farmer is walking across his field when he comes across a bundle. A few metres away he is horrified to discover the body of a dead man. Immediately the farmer knew how the man had met his death. How?


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The answer along with a new challenge next week ….

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Frank Connolly is the Principal of “Think Quick”, a business that adds value through thinking differently. His work history covers all sectors and includes initiatives that have yielded bottom line benefit in the 10’s of millions of dollars.

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Comments (2)

  1. James DeVere :

    A bundle of his innards. As gruesome as it is he was dismembered. 🍀

  2. Frank Connolly :

    Pure evil!


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