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Please see below for the answers to our coffee break puzzles and brain teasers.
16 ounces (about half of pot A). The amount of tea which can be kept within each pot is determined by the height of the spout opening. The tea level cannot rise above the spout opening since any extra tea would merely spill from the spout. A simple visual estimate would conclude that the spout of teapot B is approximately half the height of teapot A, therefore providing only half the capacity, or 16 ounces.
Teresa’s daughter is my daughter’s mother. My daughter’s mother is actually me (i.e. the person who is asking the puzzle).
Therefore: Teresa’s daughter is me (i.e. the person who is asking the puzzle is Teresa’s daughter).
Each symbol is associated with another’s position; this upside-down spade is always to the left of a right-side-up heart.
We hope you enjoyed your coffee break and these brain teasers. Do send your suggestions for inclusion in the next issue of Client Informed.