Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #4

Lateral Thinking Math Puzzle #4

Q: A traveler walked around the world, only stopping when he returned to his starting point. Why did his head travel 10.97 meters further than his feet? CLICK CONTINUE READING ONLY TO SEE THE ANSWER!

A: The radius of the circle traveled is greater at his head than it is at his feet. If the traveler is 182.88 cm tall, the difference in the circumference is 10.97 meters.