Teaser 1: What does this mean?
Answer: The seven seas.
Teaser 2: When I’m young I’m tall
When I’m old I’m short
When I’m alive I glow
Because of your breath I die
What am I?
Answer: A candle.
Teaser 3: The more you take, the more you leave behind. What are they?
Teaser 4: Jack tells Jill, “This isn’t the $5 bill you left on the table. I found it between pages 15 and 16 of Harry Potter.”
Jill retorts, “You’re lying and I can prove it.” How did Jill know?
Answer: Harry Potter, like all other books, has odd-numbered pages on the right. Therefore, pages 15 and 16 are the front and back of a single page, and nothing could have been found between them.
Teaser 5: How do you write the number 5 in Roman numerals?