Riddles and answers

  • WHICH WORD DOES NOT BELONG IN THIS GROUP?

FINCH, GULL, EAGLE, OSTRICH OR SPARROW

OSTRICH. IT’S THE ONLY BIRD THAT DOESN’T FLY

  • YOU HAVE THREE STOVES: A GAS STOVE, A WOOD STOVE, AND A COAL STOVE BUT ONLY ONE MATCH. WHICH SHOULD YOU LIGHT FIRST?

THE MATCH

  • IT’S RAINING AND YOU PASS A BUS STOP. THERE ARE THREE PEOPLE THERE, YOUR TRUSTWORTHY FRIEND, THE LOVE OF YOUR LIFE AND A WOMAN ABOUT TO INTO LABOR. YOUR SMART CAR ONLY HAS TWO SEATS. WHAT DO YOU DO?

YOU FIRST GIVE YOUR KEYS TO YOUR FRIEND AND LET THE TAKE THE WOMAN TO A HOSPITAL THEN YOU WAIT FOR THE BUS WITH YOUR LOVE

  • MOM AND DAD HAS FOUR DAUGHTERS. EACH DAUGHTER HAS ONE BROTHER HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IN THE FAMILY?

THE ANSWER IS 7. ONLY ONE SON IN THE FAMILY

  • WHAT IS WHITER THAN THE FIRST SNOW, REDDER THAN THE BLOOD OF THE RIGHTEOUS, GREENER THAN THE SPRING GRASS AND BLUER THAN A CLOUDLESS SKY?

LIGHT. THESE OBJECTS HAVE DIFFERENT COLORS BUT THEY DIFFER FROM STANDARD, WHICH IS CONTAINED IN THE LIGHT SPECTRUM

  • IF YOU HAVE THREE YOU HAVE THREE, IF YOU HAVE TWO YOU HAVE TWO AND IF YOU HAVE ONE YOU HAVE ONE. WHAT AM I?

CHOICES

  • LOOKING FOR SOMETHING! OPEN ME. I AM SURE THAT YOUR SOMETHING INSIDE OF ME LIES, OF COURSE, YOU CAN ALWAYS FIND HOPE IN ME (THOUGH DESPAIR MUST COME FIRST AND LATER SURPRISE), WHAT’S SOUGHT, THOUGH DEPEND ON THE SEEKER – ONE LOOKS FOR BOBBIN ANOTHER FOR BEAKER OTHERS FOR NATURE STILL OTHERS FOR NURTURE – THE QUARRY WILL VARY FROM SEARCHER TO SEARCHER AND YET, (I SUSPECT THIS WILL STRIKE YOU AS STRANGE), MY CONTENTS ARE SET AND WILL NOT CHANGE. IF YOU CANNOT STILL GUESS WHAT I MEAN, HERE’S A CLUE: THE ANSWER – I MEAN – LIES INSIDE OF ME TOO. WHAT AM I?

DICTIONARY

  • I MAKE BABIES LOOK SMART, I MAKE YOU LOOK DUMB, I MAKE YOU PHONE FREEZE AND I CAN MAKE YOU PRESIDENT. CAN YOU SOLVE THE RIDDLE?

THE ANSWER IS NO BECAUSE THE QUESTION WAS ‘CAN YOU SOLVE THE RIDDLE?’

  • YOU CAN HEAR ME AND FEEL ME BUT YOU CAN’T SEE ME OR SMELL ME YET, EVERYONE HAS A TASTE IN ME. I CAN BE CREATED BUT AFTER THAT ONLY REMEMBERED. WHAT AM I?

MUSIC

  • IF THERESA’S DAUGHTER IS MY DAUGHTER’S MOTHER, WHAT AM I TO THERESA?

THERESA’S DAUGHTER