1. Riddle: What has to be broken before you can use it?
Answer: An egg

2. Riddle: I’m tall when I’m young, and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?
Answer: A candle

3. Riddle: What month of the year has 28 days?
Answer: All of them

4. Riddle: What is full of holes but still holds water?
Answer: A sponge

5. Riddle: What question can you never answer yes to?
Answer: Are you asleep yet?

6. Riddle: What is always in front of you but can’t be seen?
Answer: The future

7. Riddle: There’s a one-story house in which everything is yellow. Yellow walls, yellow doors, yellow furniture. What color are the stairs?
Answer: There aren’t any—it’s a one-story house.

8. Riddle. What can you break, even if you never pick it up or touch it?
Answer: A promise

9. Riddle: What goes up but never comes down?
Answer: Your age

10. Riddle: A man who was outside in the rain without an umbrella or hat didn’t get a single hair on his head wet. Why?
Answer: He was bald.

11. Riddle: What gets wet while drying?
Answer: A towel

12. Riddle: What can you keep after giving to someone?
Your word

13. Riddle: I shave every day, but my beard stays the same. What am I?
Answer: A barber

14. Riddle: You see a boat filled with people, yet there isn’t a single person on board. How is that possible?
Answer: All the people on the boat are married.

15. Riddle: You walk into a room that contains a match, a kerosene lamp, a candle and a fireplace. What would you light first?
Answer: The match

16. Riddle: A man dies of old age on his 25 birthday. How is this possible?
Answer: He was born on February 29.

17. Riddle: I have branches, but no fruit, trunk or leaves. What am I?
Answer: A bank

18. Riddle: What can’t talk but will reply when spoken to?
Answer: An echo

19. Riddle: The more of this there is, the less you see. What is it?
Answer: Darkness

Riddles for Kids

20. Riddle: David’s parents have three sons: Snap, Crackle, and what’s the name of the third son?
Answer: David

21. Riddle: I follow you all the time and copy your every move, but you can’t touch me or catch me. What am I?
Answer: Your shadow

22. Riddle: What has many keys but can’t open a single lock?
Answer: A piano

23. Riddle: What can you hold in your left hand but not in your right?
Answer: Your right elbow

24. Riddle: What is black when it’s clean and white when it’s dirty?
Answer: A chalkboard

25. Riddle: What gets bigger when more is taken away?
Answer: A hole

26. Riddle: I’m light as a feather, yet the strongest person can’t hold me for five minutes. What am I?
Answer: Your breath

27. Riddle: I’m found in socks, scarves and mittens; and often in the paws of playful kittens. What am I?
Answer: Yarn

28. Riddle: Where does today come before yesterday?
Answer: The dictionary

29. Riddle: What invention lets you look right through a wall?
Answer: A window

30. Riddle: If you’ve got me, you want to share me; if you share me, you haven’t kept me. What am I?
Answer: A secret

31. Riddle: What can’t be put in a saucepan?
Answer: It’s lid

32. Riddle: What goes up and down but doesn’t move?
Answer: A staircase

33. Riddle: If you’re running in a race and you pass the person in second place, what place are you in?
Answer: Second place

34. Riddle: It belongs to you, but other people use it more than you do. What is it?
Answer: Your name


Funny Riddles

35. Riddle: What has lots of eyes, but can’t see?
Answer: A potato

36. Riddle: What has one eye, but can’t see?
Answer: A needle

37. Riddle: What has many needles, but doesn’t sew?
Answer: A Christmas tree

38. Riddle: What has hands, but can’t clap?
Answer: A clock

39. Riddle: What has legs, but doesn’t walk?
Answer: A table

40. Riddle: What has one head, one foot and four legs?
Answer: A bed

41. Riddle: What can you catch, but not throw?
Answer: A cold

42. Riddle: What kind of band never plays music?
Answer: A rubber band

43. Riddle: What has many teeth, but can’t bite?
Answer: A comb

44. Riddle: What is cut on a table, but is never eaten?
Answer: A deck of cards

45. Riddle: What has words, but never speaks?
Answer: A book

46. Riddle: What runs all around a backyard, yet never moves?
Answer: A fence 

47. Riddle: What can travel all around the world without leaving its corner?
Answer: A stamp

48. Riddle: What has a thumb and four fingers, but is not a hand?
Answer: A glove

49. Riddle: What has a head and a tail but no body?
Answer: A coin

50. Riddle: Where does one wall meet the other wall?
Answer: On the corner

51. Riddle: What building has the most stories?
Answer: The library 

52. Riddle: What tastes better than it smells?
Answer: Your tongue

53. Riddle: What has 13 hearts, but no other organs?
Answer: A deck of cards

54. Riddle: It stalks the countryside with ears that can’t hear. What is it?
Answer: Corn

55. Riddle: What kind of coat is best put on wet?
Answer: A coat of paint

56. Riddle: What has a bottom at the top?
Answer: Your legs

57. Riddle: What has four wheels and flies?
Answer: A garbage truck

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Math Riddles

58. Riddle: I am an odd number. Take away a letter and I become even. What number am I?
Answer: Seven

59. Riddle: If two’s company, and three’s a crowd, what are four and five?
Answer: Nine

60. Riddle: What three numbers, none of which is zero, give the same result whether they’re added or multiplied?
Answer: One, two and three

61. Riddle: Mary has four daughters, and each of her daughters has a brother. How many children does Mary have?
Answer: Five—each daughter has the same brother.

62. Riddle: Which is heavier: a ton of bricks or a ton of feathers?
Answer: Neither—they both weigh a ton.

63. Riddle: Three doctors said that Bill was their brother. Bill says he has no brothers. How many brothers does Bill actually have?
Answer: None. He has three sisters.

64. Riddle: Two fathers and two sons are in a car, yet there are only three people in the car. How?
Answer: They are a grandfather, father and son.

65. Riddle: The day before yesterday I was 21, and next year I will be 24. When is my birthday?
Answer: December 31; today is January 1.

66. Riddle: A little girl goes to the store and buys one dozen eggs. As she is going home, all but three break. How many eggs are left unbroken?
Answer: Three

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