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Goldman Sachs

There are 100 prisoners in a cell and you are the warden and you have one bullet. How can you prevent all of them from escaping.

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Do not open the cell

VitalyR on


Write a note saying that they tried to kill you before committing a suicide.

Anonymous on


Shoot one of them and only 99 will escape

Jon on



Anonymous on


Stand by the cell door and shoot the first person that passes through. Depends on if any prisoners are willing to be a martyr for the rest.

JL on


if any group of prisoners tries to escape shoot the guy with minimum batch no in that group.

Anonymous on

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