Famous Paintings by Rene Magritte

How to get a million dollars

You are on a game show. You are standing before two doors. Behind one is 1 million dollars, and behind the other is a donkey. There are...

Vigilant woman

A woman is sitting in her hotel room when there is a knock at the door. She opened the door to see a man...

Detective’s find

Once a detective found a pipe, top hat, a scarf, a carrot and five pieces of coal lying together in the middle of a field. What is...

Simple password

A man wanted to enter an exclusive club but did not know the password that was required. He waited by the door and listened. A...

Missing petrol

During the gasoline transporting from one plant to another, the fuel tanker ever wasted 10 liters of gasoline. The process of filling the tank...
Parable about Merchant

Fateful creative solution

One unfortunate merchant owed a large sum of money to a moneylender. The old, ugly moneylender proposed that he would forget the debt if...

Fire on Island

You are on an island, which is densely overgrown with dry grass and bushes. Suddenly you see that at the one end of the island...

Creative solution to personal problem

A Marine was in the service. One day he received a letter from his girlfriend back home: Dear Ricky, I can no longer continue our relationship....

Time measurement task

A man has two ropes of varying thickness (Those two ropes are not identical, they aren’t the same density nor the same length nor...

Smart policemans

A homicide team enters a crime scene where a dead body of a fat old man lies there on the floor with blood oozing...

The school inspection

A school teacher knew that the school superintendent would visit the next day. The superintendent would ask questions such as spellings or mental...

Brilliant Simplicity – Example of Creative Problem Solving

One Major Research Institute has been tasked to measure the temperature of weevil, a pest beetle. Long-term investigations and the use of expensive equipment were...