We hope you have enjoyed trying to solve our brainteasers. If you and your pupils have been eagerly awaiting the answers, here they are …
Quilting memories. They are a grandmother, mother and a daughter.
A dog’s life. Fill the jug with 5 litres. From it, fill the jug that holds 3 litres. This leaves 2 litres in the jug that holds 5 litres. Pour out the 3 litres. Pour the 2 litres from the 5 litres into the 3 litres. Fill the jug with 5 litres again. From it, pour into the 3 litres until it is full. 4 litres will be left in the jug that holds 5 litres!
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