Riddles and answers

  • I HAVE THREE LIGHT AND ONE LEG. IF YOU DISOBEY ME, YOU WILL SURELY BE PUNISHED. WHAT AM I?

I AM A TRAFFIC LIGHT. IF YOU CROSS A RED LIGHT YOU WILL GET IN TROUBLE

  • THERE WAS A PENNY THAT HAD 5 CHILDREN. THE FIRST WAS NAMED NOVEMBER. DECEMBER WAS THE SECOND ONE’S NAME. THE THIRD ONE IS JANUARY. FEBRUARY IS THE FOURTH ONE’S NAME. WHAT WAS THE FINAL ONE’S NAME?

THE FIFTH ONE’S NAME IS WHAT

  • I AM A SENTENCE THAT CAN BE FLIPPED AROUND YET STILL BE THE SAME. YOU MAY FIND ME STRANGE BUT HERE’S A HINT, I TRADE WITH SOMETHING THAT BRINGS ALLERGIES AND A TREAT TO A CAT. WHAT SENTENCE AM I?

A NUT FOR A JAR OF TUNA

  • I AM COVERED WITH THREE LAYERS, TWO OF THEM CAN BE VERY SENSITIVE, MY LAYERS CAN COVER ME IN A HEARTBEAT FOR A LONG TIME. WHAT AM I?

CATS EYE

  • THERE WAS A MAN, WHO NEVER LEFT HIS HOUSE. ONE DAY, HE DIDN’T FEEL GOOD SO HE TURNED OFF ALL THE LIGHTS AND WENT TO BED. WHY DID THIS CAUSE A LOT OF PEOPLE TO DIE?

HE LIVED IN THE LIGHTHOUSE WITHOUT THE LIGHT FROM THE LIGHTHOUSE, SHIPS CRASHED

  • TWO WOMEN HAVE JUST LOST 10 POUNDS. ONE WAS DELIGHTED WHILE THE OTHER WAS DEJECTED. WHY?

THE FIRST WOMAN WAS AN AMERICAN AND HAD LOST 10 POUNDS IN WEIGHT. THE SECOND WOMAN, WAS AN EUROPEAN AND HAD LOST 10 POUNDS IN MONEY

  • IF THE ONLY FRYING PAN IN THE HOUSE IS LARGE ENOUGH TO COOK TWO PANCAKES AT A TIME AND PANCAKES TAKE ONE MINUTE TO BROWN ONE SIDE. HOW CAN YOU MAKE THREE PANCAKES IN THREE MINUTES?

POUR TWO PANCAKES AND BROWN THE FIRST SIDE AFTER THE FIRST SIDE IS DONE, FLIP ONE, TAKE THE SECOND OFF AND POUR THE THIRD PANCAKE. AFTER ANOTHER MINUTE, TAKE THE FIRST ONE OFF, FLIP THE THIRD ONE AND PUT THE SECOND ONE BACK ON. COOK BOTH PANCAKES UNTIL IT’S BROWN

  • I HAVE TEN OR MORE DAUGHTERS. I HAVE LESS THAN TEN DAUGHTERS. I HAVE AT LEAST ONE DAUGHTER. IF ONLY ONE OF THESE STATEMENTS ARE TRUE. HOW MANY DAUGHTERS DO I HAVE?

IF I HAVE ANY DAUGHTERS, THERE WILL ALWAYS BE TWO STATEMENTS WHICH ARE TRUE. THEREFORE, I HAVE NO DAUGHTER

  • YOU HAVE 14 BROWN SOCKS, 14 BLUE SOCKS AND 14 BLACK SOCKS IN YOUR SOCK DRAWER. HOW MANY SOCKS MUST YOU REMOVE (WITHOUT LOOKING TO BE SURE) TO HAVE A MATCHED PAIR?

FOUR. YOU WILL HAVE A PAIR OF ONE COLOR OR ANOTHER

  • WE ARE FIVE LITTLE OBJECTS OF AN EVERYDAY SORT. YOU WILL FIND US ALL IN A TENNIS COURT. WHAT ARE WE?

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