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  • 1. Lateral / Logical - Thinking By Sri Sarathi Institute of Engineering and Technology Nuzvid – 521 201, Krishna (D.T)., A.P., India. SSIET N.V.V.Prasad, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D Assistant Professor in Physics, Co-ordinator Training and Placements. [email_address] Department of Training & Placement’s
  • 2. Lateral Thinking
    • Lateral thinking is a term coined by
    • “ Edward De Bono”
    • a famous physician and writer in the year 1967.
    SSIET
  • 3.
    • Lateral thinking is a method of thinking concerned with changing concepts and perception.
    Definintion SSIET
  • 4.
    • John's mother has 3 children, one is named April, one is named May. What is the third one named?
    • Answer: John
    SSIET
  • 5.
    • What can you hold in your right hand, but not in your left?
    • Answer: Your left hand, forearm or elbow .
    Examples SSIET
  • 6.
    • If you were alone in a deserted house at night, and there was an oil lamp, a candle and firewood and you only have one match, which would you light first?
    • Answer: The match!
    SSIET
  • 7.
    • Which side of a cat contains the most hair?
    • Answer: The outside
    SSIET
  • 8.
    • Carl wins race after race, he is the fastest runner, yet he gets no trophy, why?
    • Answer: Carl is a horse.
    SSIET
  • 9.
    • You have a beer bottle. There is a small pen cap inside the bottle. You must get the pen cap out of the bottle. Here's the catch, you cannot touch or break the bottle...
    • Answer: Just poor some water in the bottle, the pen cap will rise up and out of the top of the bottle.
    SSIET
  • 10.
    • A cat jumped out the window of a 30 storey apartment building and lived. How?
    • Answer: He jumped out the ground floor window.
    SSIET
  • 11.
    • It occurs once in a minute and once in an hour, but never in a second. What is it?
    • AnswerThe letter U.
    SSIET
  • 12.
    • A girl who was just learning to drive went down a one-way street in the wrong direction, but didn't break the law. How come?
    • Answer: She was walking.
    SSIET
  • 13.
    • A cowboy rode into town on Friday, spent one night there, and left on Friday. How do you account for this?
    • Answer: Friday was the name of his horse.
    SSIET
  • 14.
    • How many birthdays does a typical woman have?
    • Answer: One
    SSIET
  • 15.
    • Divide 40 by half and add ten. What is the answer?
    • Answer: 90. Dividing by half is the same as multiplying by 2.
    SSIET
  • 16.
    • If a plane crashes on the Italian/Swiss border, where do you bury the survivors?
    • Answer: You don't bury survivors!
    SSIET
  • 17.
    • A farmer has 15 cows, all but 8 die. How many does he have left?
    • Answer: 8
    SSIET
  • 18.
    • Is it legal more a man to marry his widow's sister?
    • Answer: No - because he's dead
    SSIET
  • 19.
    • The 60th and 62nd British Prime Ministers of the UK had the same mother and father, but were not brothers. How do you account for this?
    • Answer: Churchill was Prime Minister twice, from 1940 to 45 and from 1951 to 55.
    SSIET
  • 20. SSIET Thank U N.V.V. Prasad M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D