Book of Riddles

Book of Riddles

The Book of Riddles has all kinds of fun and tricky riddles that will keep you guessing!

published on April 21, 201514 responses 1 5.0★ / 5

What dries as it gets wetter?

Poor people have it. Rich people need it. If you eat it you die. What is it?

I’m tall when I’m young and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?

Mary's mom has four daughters. The oldest three are March, April, and May. What is the name of the youngest?

What word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?

What occurs once in a minute, twice in a moment and never in one thousand years?

If I have it, I don’t share it. If I share it, I don’t have it. What is it?

What has hands but can not clap?

What can you catch but not throw?

What is at the end of a rainbow?

What is as light as a feather, but even the world’s strongest man couldn’t hold it for more than a minute?

What is so delicate that saying its name breaks it?

What has an eye but can't see?

What gets broken without being held?

What is always coming but never arrives?

What has a head but never weeps, has a bed but never sleeps, can run but never walks, and has a bank but no money?

What instrument can you hear but not touch or see?

What is something you will never see again?

What is the center of Gravity?

I have keys but no locks. I have space but no room. You can enter but can’t go outside. What am I?

How many seconds are there in a year?

What appears when you sit down but disappears when you stand up?