The Terrible Accident

A man and his son had a terrible car accident and were rushed to the hospital. The man died on the way, but the son was still barely alive. When they arrived, an old gray surgeon was called in to operate.

Upon seeing the young boy, the surgeon said, “I can’t operate – this is my son.”

How is this possible?

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The surgeon was his mother.

A Man With Two Chickens And a Fox

A man is traveling with a fox and two chickens, if he leaves the fox alone with the chickens the fox will eat the chickens. He comes to a river and needs to cross it, he finds a small boat that can carry only him and one animal.

How does he get himself, the fox and two chickens across the river safely?

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Take the fox over, return with nothing. Go over with one chicken, return with the fox. Go over with the second chicken, return with nothing. Finally, take the fox over.