Riddles

Riddle: What was the dog’s name?

A man and a dog were going down the street. The man rode, yet walked. What was the dog’s name?

Answer: Yet.

Riddle: What tastes better than it smells?

What tastes better than it smells?
Answer: A tongue.

Riddle: What is harder to catch the faster you run?

What is harder to catch the faster you run?

ANSWER:Breath

Riddle: A seven letter word containing thousands of letters

Mailbox

white mailbox

A seven letter word containing thousands of letters

Answer: Mailbox

11-year-old girl’s math homework leaves her entire family scratching their heads – but can YOU solve it?

riddles

11-year-old girl’s math homework leaves her entire family scratching their heads – but can YOU solve it?

Riddle: An iron horse with a flaxen tail. The faster the horse runs, the shorter his tail becomes. What is it?

An iron horse with a flaxen tail.
The faster the horse runs,
the shorter his tail becomes.
What is it?

A needle and thread.

Riddle: The cost of making only the maker knows, Valueless if bought, but sometimes traded. A poor man may give one as easily as a king. When one is broken pain and deceit are assured.

The cost of making only the maker knows,
Valueless if bought, but sometimes traded.
A poor man may give one as easily as a king.
When one is broken pain and deceit are assured.

Promise

Riddle: Until I am measured I am not known, Yet how you miss me When I have flown.

Until I am measured
I am not known,
Yet how you miss me
When I have flown.

Time

Riddle: What makes a loud noise when changing its jacket, becomes larger but weighs less?

What makes a loud noise when changing its jacket, becomes larger but weighs less?

Popcorn

Riddle: What has a neck and no head, two arms but no hands?

What has a neck and no head, two arms but no hands?

A shirt or sweater

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