Counter-Intuitive Cork
Copyright 1995 by Paul Niquette. All rights reserved.
Bottle &
                CorkAbottle and a cork cost a dollar ten cents. 

The bottle costs a dollar more than the cork. 
 

How much 
does the 
cork cost?

 
 
 
 
 
Warning: This puzzle has been stumping adults and shaping juvenile minds for more than a half-century.
 

 
GO TO SOLUTION PAGE