Too Simple? Watch Out, This Could Trip You

There are ten people in a house.

Everybody wants to make a hand shake with only people shorter than themselves.

Assume everybody is different in height.

How many hand shakes are made?

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The solution is in the comments.

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Credits: braingle.com and openclipart

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5 Responses to Too Simple? Watch Out, This Could Trip You

  1. tskraghu says:

    Solution: None, because a taller person wants to shake hands with a shorter person. But the shorter person doesn’t want to shake hands with him.Got it?

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  2. theotheri says:

    9 + 8 + 7… Oh, did bite! (I’m going to send this to my engineer brothers. I’ll let you know if they aren’t as clever enough either.)

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