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 Lateral Thinking - Preconceptions The fork in the road
 Thu Sep 12, 2013 5:06 am  by zozee You are trying to get to a place called Village A. However, on your travel, you come to a fork in the road which leads to two identical villages, Village A and Village B. From a friend, you know already know village A will tell the truth at all times, and village B will always lie. Trying to decide, a man walks past you in the road. You are only allowed to ask him one question about trying to get to you destination, without knowing whether he is from village a or b. hat do you ask?
 Sat Sep 14, 2013 7:51 pm  by Senor Coolguy "Which of these two paths will take me to the village where you live?" If the man is from village A, he will point in the direction of village A, since he is honest. If the man is from village B, he will point in the direction of village A, because he cannot point toward village B, since that would be truthful, meaning the only other option is to point towards village A.