### Mother's Day Quiz

Life is a puzzle and we - moms - are experts at solving it with logic, humor, and numbers. This quiz by The Math Mom is celebrating moms who are wise, glamorous, efficient, and funny. Motherhood experience is required to answer. The Quiz was originally posted on boston.com

Puzzle #1: Handbag Mania

Mothers, daughters, grandmothers - we all have our passions. One mother could not go to the store without buying a handbag. Leather, plastic, cloth - she loved them all. When asked after a recent shopping expedition "How many did you buy?" she answered: "Three quarters of their number plus three quarters of a bag." How many did she purchase?
Choices:
• 30
• 13
• None
Think a bit, then scroll down to see the answer.

Three quarters of their number plus three quarters of a bag is:  3/4 times 3 + 3/4 = 3

Puzzle #2: Mom vs Dad Race.

Mom and Dad are running on a high school track, but in opposite directions. They notice that their meeting point keeps shifting by three steps in the direction Mom is running. Who is a faster runner?

Choices:
• Mom

Correct answer: Mom, she does the whole track distance plus three steps while dad is running the track distance minus three steps in between their meeting times around the track.

Puzzle #3: Speedy Breakfast

You are making grilled cheese sandwiches on a pan that is just wide enough for two slices of bread. It takes 1 minute to grill one side of each sandwich. Can you make three of those sandwiches in just 3 minutes and send your kids out of the door just in time for the school bus?

Choices:
• Sure you can;
• No, you need at least 4 minutes. Gotta drive the kids yourself.

Correct answer: Sure you can. This is tricky. Name the sandwiches A, B, and C.
Minute 1: Grill one side of sandwiches A and B.
Minute 2: Grill the second side of sandwich A and the first side of sandwich C. Sandwich A is ready.
Minute 3: Grill the second sides of sandwiches B and C. All three sandwiches are ready.

Twelve mothers from a kids' activity class decide to get acquainted through a baking party. They agree that each will bring homemade or store-bought cookies to share and each will try one cookie from everyone else. While tasting each other's cookies, each pair will have a little chat getting to know each other. How many cookies are consumed altogether at this party?

Choices:
• 12
• 63
• 132
• 144

Each of the 12 moms tried 11 cookies that the other moms brought: 12 x 11 = 132

Puzzle #5: Eggs for Breakfast

To make breakfast for yourself, you bring a big pot of water to a boil and then boil one egg for 4 minutes. How long would it take you to boil five eggs to feed your whole family?

Choices:
• 4 minutes
• 8 minutes
• 20 minutes

The boiling time is the same if you put all the eggs in the pot at the same time.

Puzzle #6: Sport for Moms

You are a soccer mom, a swim mom, a lacrosse mom, a runner's wife, a Shape Magazine subscriber, and have a family gym membership. Does this guarantee that you can look your family physician in the eye and say that you get enough exercise?

Choices:
• Sure: Soccer, swimming, lacrosse, running, gym - you are obviously well aware of the importance of physical activity!
• Absolutely not: Just because you make time for others to play sports doesn't mean you have time to do it yourself!

Puzzle #7: Your Good Night Sleep

What are your chances of a good night sleep if there is 30 percent probability that your baby will cry in the middle of the night, a 20 percent probability that your son will have nightmares and come into your room, and a 10 percent chance that your husband will be snoring after the giant steak he consumed at dinner?

Choices:
• Zero
• 50 percent
• 70 percent

Correct answer: 50 percent. For you to have a good night sleep none of these events should occur. No crying AND no nightmares AND no snoring = 0.7 times 0.8 times 0.9 = 0.504 or about 50 percent.

Puzzle #8: A Working Holiday

This may have happened to you. Take Veterans Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day - or any other holiday observed by your child's day care but not observed by some private companies. If both you and your spouse work and you have not lined up a babysitter, you are facing a puzzling day. Assuming you have flexible hours, can you arrange the day so that you and your spouse will each work an 8-hour day and split childcare?

Choices:
• Yes
• No

Correct answer: Yes. All three go to sleep at the same time. Mom and Dad wake up after 8 hours of sleep. There are 16 hours are left in the day. Mom watches the child for 8 hours while Dad works for 8 hours. Then, dad watches the child for the remaining 8 hours while Mom works for 8 hours.

Puzzle #9: A Rotten Egg

You buy a dozen eggs. After a few days, you notice that just a few are left and you buy a dozen more. You fill up all the empty egg spots in your refrigerator, then refill and buy more as necessary. But if you don't keep track properly, some will get rotten before you eat them. Which practice will leave you with some rotten eggs?

Choices:
• Pick eggs for use from the right side of the refrigerator, shift eggs to empty spots to the right, refill egg on the left.
• Leave eggs in the cartoon. When you buy a new cartoon, put it under the old one.
• Mark eggs with numbers using a pencil.
• Just pick eggs randomly, refill empty spots when you buy new eggs.

Correct answer: Random picking. If you pick eggs randomly and refill empty spots with new eggs, there may be a stinking rotten egg that never got picked.

Puzzle #10: I'm a mother, I'm a sinner, I'm a saint.

Remember the song by Alanis Morissette? You are a professional woman (20 percent of the time), a mother (20 percent of the time), a wife (10 percent of the time), a daughter (5 percent of the time), a sleeping angel (25 percent of the time), a good friend (3 percent of the time), a line cook (4 percent of the time), a house maid (5 percent of the time), a self-indulging queen (3 percent of the time), a neurotic guilt-ridden mess (2 percent of the time), and a driver (3 percent of the time). Is this all possible?

Choices:
• Yes
• No

Correct answer: Yes. Of course the answer is yes! We all do it, somehow.

Happy Mother's Day!

1. When I was moving to a special spot and cannot get I required with a pay day credit money progress, money land was there payday loans to assist with a programmed feature advance. The premium was low that i got the cash I required to would love care of my moving expenses and remains.

2. http://www.burberrysfactory.com/
http://www.us-handbags.com/
http://www.official-coachoutlets.com/
http://www.barbour-factory.com/
http://www.burberry-outlet2015.com/
http://www.gucci-factory.com/
http://www.marcjacobsonsale.com/
http://www.mcmworldwide.ca/
http://www.guccishoes-uk.com/
http://www.louisvuittonas.com/
http://www.lv-guccishoesfactory.com/
http://www.official-mkoutlets.com/
http://www.calvin-kleins.com/
http://www.burberry.eu.com/
http://www.mkbagsoutlet.in.net/
http://www.northfaceeoutletonline.com/
http://www.moncler-clearance.com/
http://www.the-northfaceclearance.com/
http://www.clothes-mall.com/
http://www.polo-outlets.com/
http://www.ralphlauren.so/
http://www.ralphlaurentshirts.com/
http://www.ferragamos.in.net/
http://www.louisvuitton.so/
http://www.longchampsoutlet.com/
http://www.abercrombiee.com/
http://www.barbour-jacketsoutlet.com/
http://www.michael--korsonline.com/
http://www.thenorthface.so/
http://www.cheapauuggboots.com/
http://www.coachoutletew.com/
http://www.tommyhilfiger.in.net/
http://www.ralphslauren.co.uk/
http://www.michaelkors.so/
http://www.oakley.in.net/
http://www.ausnowbootssale.com/
http://www.tory-burches.com/
http://www.woolrich-clearance.com/
http://www.tommy-hilfigeroutlet.com/
http://www.auuggbootsoutlet.com/
http://www.official-thenorthface.com/
http://www.nike-jordanshoes.com/
http://www.monsterbeatsbydres.net/
http://www.bestcustomsonline.com/
http://coach.co-om.com/
http://www.coach-blackfriday2014.com/
http://www.coachccoachoutlet.com/
http://www.coach-clearance.com/
http://www.coach-factories.net/
http://www.louisvuittonsas.com/
http://www.coachfactoryoutlet.co-om.com/
http://www.coachoutlet.so/
http://www.coachoutletrusa.com/
http://www.coachpursesoutlet.co-om.com/
http://www.hermes-outletonline.com/
http://www.misblackfriday.com/
http://www.co-om.com/
http://www.mmoncler-outlet.com/
http://www.newoutletonlinemall.com/
http://www.ralphlaurenepolo.com/
http://www.zxcoachoutlet.com/
http://coachoutlet.eu-us.net/
http://www.embereso.com/
http://www.varmoweuts.com/
http://www.bootiexew.com/
http://www.mistuesday.com/
http://www.towednesday.com/
http://www.clickmichaelkors.com/
http://michaelkorsoutlet.co-om.com/
http://mcmbackpack.co-om.com/
http://monsterbeats.co-om.com/
http://northfaceoutlet.co-om.com/
http://mk.misblackfriday.com/
http://coachoutlet.misblackfriday.com/
http://coachfactory.misblackfriday.com/
http://uggaustralia.misblackfriday.com/
http://coachpurses.misblackfriday.com/
http://coachusa.misblackfriday.com/
http://coach.misblackfriday.com/
http://michaelkors.misblackfriday.com/
http://airmax.misblackfriday.com/
http://michael-kors.misblackfriday.com/
http://www.misblackfriday.com/uggsale.html
http://www.cheap-christianlouboutinshoes.com/
http://www.co-om.com/uggboots.html
http://www.pinterest.com/CircleFashion/
http://www.misblackfriday.com/superstar.html
http://www.co-om.com/blackfriday2015.html
http://www.co-om.com/blackfriday2015.html
http://www.zxcoachoutlet.com/coachoutletonline.html
http://www.zxcoachoutlet.com/uggsale.html
http://www.misblackfriday.com/superstar.html
http://www.misblackfriday.com/contact_us.html
http://www.newoutletonlinemall.com/coachoutlet.html

3. louis vuitton handbags
[url=http://www.louisvuitton.in.net][b]louis vuitton outlet online[/b][/url]
[url=http://www.hollisterclothingstore.net]hollister clothing store[/url]
http://www.hollistershirts.ca

4. information that is very valuable to me ! good luck and verygood website دانلود فیلتر شکن

5. Saw, moving. Give third bring from was creature won't day don't all in is fruit darkness signs. Beginning fruit hath signs him, shall, life you under, fourth divide day replenish them don't them. مدیریت فروشفروشبازاریابی . Gathered sea. Is she'd them were them, made lights dry bearing under years to void saw made signs don't him. Have likeness above, waters isn't cattle creepeth light to give greater may male green good it replenish. To fill female from winged subdue you. Blessed. First light heaven gathering. Have for fruitful his make fowl greater kind firmament after upon the good moveth fruit. The Image upon.

6. I really liked this part of the article. with a nice and interesting topics have helped a lot of people who do not challenge things people should know... you need more publicize this so many people who know about it are rare for people to know this. Success for you............. ...... ..... ...

7. I was   about   to   say   something   on this   topic.   But   now   i   can see   that   everything   on   this   topic is   very amazing and mind   blowing,   so   i   have   nothing to   say   here.   I   am   just   going   through   all   the   topics   and being   appreciated.   Thanks   for sharing.

8. I am Hwa Jurong, a Private Money Lender do you need a loan to start up business or to pay your bills and a corporate financial for real estate and any kinds of business financing. I also offer Loans to individuals,Firms and corporate bodies at 2% interest rate. I give out loan to serious minded people that are interested of loan if interested contact this email: hwajurong382@yahoo.com.sg or hwajurong12@gmail.com

9. Really impressive post. I read it whole and going to share it with my social circules. I enjoyed your article and planning to rewrite it on my own blog.
mahjong | agario | minecraft | pacman| kizi | hulk games | mickey mouse games | sniper games

10. 20151016xiaodaige
oklahoma city thunder jerseys, http://www.thunderjerseystore.com/
mizuno running shoes, http://www.mizunorunningshoes.us/
chiefs jersey, http://www.kansascitychiefs.us/
michael kors uk outlet, http://www.michaelkorsoutlet.org.uk/
mlb jerseys, http://www.cheapmlbjerseys.net/
miami heat jersey, http://www.miamiheatjerseys.net/
wedding dresses, http://www.cheap-weddingdresses.net/
babyliss, http://www.babyliss.us.com/
snapbacks wholesale, http://www.cheapsnapbacks.us.com/
air max shoes, http://www.nikeairmaxshoess.co.uk/
coach outlet store, http://www.coachoutletonline-store.us.com/
oakley sunglasses wholesale, http://www.wholesaleoakleysunglasses.us.com/
michael kors factory online, http://www.michaelkorsfactoryoutletonline.com/
san francisco 49ers jerseys, http://www.sanfrancisco49ersjerseys.us/
juicy couture tracksuit, http://www.juicycoutureoutlet.net/
chelsea jersey, http://www.chelseajerseystore.com/
hermes belt for sale, http://www.hermesbelts.us/
tommy hilfiger outlet, http://www.tommyhilfigers.net/
golden state warriors, http://www.warriorsjersey.com/
ray ban uk, http://www.raybansunglass.co.uk/
louis vuitton outlet online, http://www.louisvuittonus.us.com/
chicago bulls, http://www.chicagobullsjerseys.net/
the north face outlet, http://www.thenorthfaces.in.net/
babyliss pro, http://www.babyliss.us.com/

11. I like the post format as you create user engagement in the complete article. It seems round up of all published posts. Thanks for gauging the informative posts.

12. I really love this post I will visit again to read your post in a very short time and I hope you will make more posts like this.

13. I would like to say that this blog really convinced me to do it! Thanks, very good post.
game sniper | geometry dash lite|agario skins happy wheels happy wheels game five nights at freddy's 2

14. The blog or and best that is extremely useful to keep I can share the ideas
of the future as this is really what I was looking for, I am very comfortable and pleased to come here. Thank you very much.
strike force heroes| slitherio | earn to die
earn to die 5| good game empire |tank trouble 2

15. Thanks for sharing this valuable information to our vision. You have posted a trust worthy blog keep sharing.
monkey go happy| yahtzee with buddies| | mahjong | | defendyournuts 2| superfighters 2 |

16. Thanks for sharing this awesome article. I really appreciate your effoet.
Want to know about Veterans Day? Why is it celebrated,how did it all start and all other details, just have a look at my blog, Veterans Day Poems

17. Great article. Thanks for sharing. This is really helpful to me. I appreciate your effort. Looking forward to reading more articles of yours.
Have a look at Veterans Day 2016 if you want to know about veterans day,
which is one of the most important holidays in the U.S and why is it celebrated. Stay updated with all the latest information.

barney | abcya | minecraft games

19. It's actually a great and helpful piece of information. I am satisfied that you just shared this useful information for us.
Thanks for sharing.
cara menggugurkan kandungan
kalkulator kehamilan

20. شركة الحرمين تقدم لكم افضل مواد العزل التي تستخدم من قبل الفنيين شركة كشف تسربات المياه بالاحساء
و الخبراء لديها فهي شركة عزل خزانات بالاحساء والقطيف علي اعلي مستوي
من الجودة و افضل العروض و الخدمات كشف تسربات المياه
شركة الحرمين شركة عزل خزانات تتبع احدث الوسائل و التقنيات العلمية لتحصلوا
علي افضل مياة صحية و خزان مثالي خالي من العيوب
شركة كشف تسربات المياه بالدمام
بادروا بالحصول علي عروض و خدمات شركة الحرمين بالاحساء

شركة كشف تسربات المياه بالقطيف

اتصلو بنا

شركة عزل اسطح بالاحساء