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Four Fantastic Tricks to Fool Your Friends

Published by Undefined in Pranks
August 14th, 2007

Baffle your friends and have a good laugh. Learn these hilarious tricks and try it out on them!

Train Ride Arithmetic Trick

Got an intelligent, nerdy friend that you want to trick? Begin by commenting on his or her math skills (this is optional, but more likely to fool!). Next, tell your friend this: a train leaves New York for New Jersey, carrying 20 passengers. When it arrives at New Jersey, 5 people gets off and 10 gets on. (You can actually use any number or destination you want.)

Give your friend some time to think and calculate… 

Next, tell your friend that the train heads for Massachusetts, at which, say… 12 people gets off and 7 gets on (again, any numbers are fine). Continue giving as many new destinations as you want, but it is suggested you give about 5-10 destinations in total. Remember to let your friend think at each stop. After all that, your friend would have been busy calculating how many people are on the train at each point. All you have to do now is ask, “How many times did the train stop?”

Four Wrong Answers

Want to win some quick cash? Bet your friend that he or she cannot answer four questions WRONG; if your friend answers any of your questions correctly, you win the bet!

Ask simple, straightforward questions such as “How old are you?” and “Where do you live?”. The friend should be giving wrong answers. Go through three questions like this, but on the final question, act puzzled and ask, “Wait, that was three questions so far… right?”

If your acting is good and you look genuinely confused, your friend will hopefully answer “yes” without thinking — and there is the fourth question answered correctly and you win the bet!

Say “Black”

One bet not enough for you? This time, bet that you can make your friend say the word “black”. Ask your friend what the three colors of the American flag are. The friend would, of course, reply with “red white and blue”. Then, quickly say something along the lines of “Ha, I made you say blue; I win the bet!” Your confused friend would now reply, “What? Wasn’t it supposed to be black…?” 

There you go. You have now just won the bet.

White?

Have your friend say the word “white” loudly, ten times, but tell him or her to make each one louder than the previous one. When they finish, ask very quickly: ”WHAT-DOES-A-COW-DRINK?”

In response, your friend would probably answer “milk”! That’s right, milk! Cows don’t drink milk, so go make fun of your friend for being so foolish.

But seriously now, why would your friend say milk? Well, first of all, it’s because your friend has the word “white” clogged in his or her mind. Second, you threw that question at your friend so fast that all he/she could do was to answer it quickly, and without thinking, as well!

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  1. lamemansterms
    Posted September 24, 2007 at 1:10 am

    I am totally confused as to the actual purpose or real importance of this article for a couple of reasons-1) I have heard all of these before and never once fell for any of them. And 2) well maybe I dont have a second but a question as to how old you are…maybe I am picking on someone I when I shouldn’t be…..so I will reserve the 2nd one. But yeah these are old jokes as well as boring,—-sorry if this is a bad comment but nobody else would say it and that really makes me think about the creedibility of this site!
    lamemansterms

  2. ronda
    Posted February 6, 2008 at 1:56 pm

    these are the best pranks ever whoever makes these should make a BILLION more!

  3. baby cakes
    Posted September 29, 2008 at 7:13 pm

    I have another simliar to the white one…

    say fort 10 times= fort, fort fort and so on
    spell fort= f-o-r-t
    spell fort aagain f-o-r-t
    say fort 10 more times fort fort fort and so on
    what do you use to eat soup? and if they answer fast enough they will say fork hehe

  4. Jokester
    Posted November 12, 2008 at 8:48 pm

    Wow these are really good.

  5. cool
    Posted January 31, 2009 at 10:07 pm

    these are cool

  6. joker
    Posted January 31, 2009 at 10:11 pm

    these are awesome

  7. GOOSE BUMPS
    Posted February 11, 2009 at 11:19 am

    SUPERB IDEAS.I’LL SUERLY FOOL MY FRIENDS

  8. anonymous
    Posted February 23, 2009 at 6:29 pm

    ive got one like black
    say, “pretend i own a one story house.everything is pink, the couch is pink,the bed, the fridge etc.”
    then ask them what the color of the stairs are and if they dont realize it theyll say pink but you say no bc you live in a one story house

  9. GOOSE BUMPS
    Posted May 20, 2009 at 4:51 pm

    ok these are vry weird so i think that you need to make new one REAL soon!!!!!!!

  10. ?????
    Posted July 24, 2009 at 8:22 pm

    i have one too bet your friend they cant stay under a table while you knock on it three times if they get up you win knock twice then leave. they will eventually get up and you’ll win

  11. Posted August 21, 2009 at 10:31 am

    sdghj

  12. Posted May 2, 2010 at 2:47 pm

    I have one, ok ask your friend this. How do you fit an elephant into a safe?:say this too: I’ll give you a hint take the g out of good and take the f out of way. Their answer should be There’s no f-in way. Get it there’s no F-n way LOL..

  13. Young Won
    Posted November 9, 2010 at 8:21 am

    how about aplpha kenny mon key or aim(read as i’m) dum bass more on.

  14. Miranda
    Posted January 8, 2011 at 11:20 am

    I got one say to ur friend what month has a 28th in it they won’t realize it and say February when evry month has a 28th in it

  15. Bob
    Posted July 15, 2011 at 4:40 pm

    Actually, baby cows drink milk, that’s the whole reason cows produce milk in the first place. :P

  16. dakota
    Posted October 18, 2011 at 10:57 pm

    you said milk cows do to drink milk so ha re-read before posting just sugesting please do cause it confused me

  17. Grace
    Posted December 27, 2012 at 7:06 am

    Heres a math one!
    Choose a number between 1 and 10 but it cant be 1 or 10.
    Times it by 9
    Add the two digits together
    Then take away 4
    Your final answer is 5

    Because everything up to 10x in the 9x tables, the two digits always add up to 9 so then when you take away 4 its always got to be 5! (Unless your not very good at math)

  18. rachel
    Posted January 24, 2013 at 11:06 pm

    hahahahaha these are funny for idiots who dont know shit. lol

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