The Clock Between Noon Midnight

At noon and at midnight, the long and short hands of a clock are together.

Between noon and midnight, how many times does the long hand pass the short hand?

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The Knight And The Princess

A knight wants to marry a princess and she wants to marry him.

However, the king demands that the knight draw one of two slips of paper from a box. The king says one will say ‘Death’ and the other ‘Marriage’. The princess whispers to her suitor that both slips say ‘Death’. What could the knight do to wed the princess?

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