What is Before You

During an interview, the interviewer ordered hot coffee for the candidate to relieve the stress. The coffee was kept before him. After a minute, the interviewer asked him, 'What is before you?' He replied 'Tea'.

The candidate was selected immediately. Why?




Similar Riddles

How is the moon similar to a dollar?

Asked by Neha on 26 Sep 2023


Can you make numbers like 24, using numbers 3,3,7 & 7 with any arithmetic operator?

Asked by Neha on 25 Feb 2023

A 52% bias toss for head using the 51% tail bias coin was done to obtain a fair result.

Can you find how bias is the floor in this case?

Asked by Neha on 15 Feb 2023


By moving exactly three matchsticks can you make the below equation true.It can be solved by 3 ways.

Matchsticks Equation

Asked by Neha on 19 Feb 2021

Find the value of "?" in the ball picture Riddle below:

Missing Ball Sequence

Asked by Neha on 20 Jun 2021

Cristina was born in 1888. She just had her 30th birthday today how did that happen?

Asked by Neha on 27 Feb 2024


Below the four parts have been reorganised. The four partitions are exactly the same in both arrangements. Why is there a hole?

Missing Piece Riddle

Asked by Neha on 03 Apr 2021

Christina, Allison and Lena are 3 daughters of John a well-known Mathematician, When I asked John the age of their daughters. He replied "The current age of her daughters is prime. Also, the difference between their ages is also prime."

How old are the daughters?

Asked by Neha on 05 Aug 2023

Can you find out the smallest number that can be conveyed as the sum of three squares in three unique ways?

Asked by Neha on 27 Aug 2023


A boy was at a carnival and went to a booth where a man said to the boy, "If I write your exact weight on this piece of paper then you have to give me $50, but if I cannot, I will pay you $50." The boy looked around and saw no scale so he agrees, thinking no matter what the carny writes he'll just say he weighs more or less. In the end the boy ended up paying the man $50. How did the man win the bet?

Asked by Neha on 26 Jan 2023

Hot Articles

Amazing Facts

Out of the Box

The phrase “thinking outside the box” was popularised from the solution to a topographical puzzle involving 9 dots in a box shape.