What do the dead eat, that the living would die if they ate it?
What can burn the eyes, sting the mouth, yet be consumed?
What regularly changes shape, yet remains a sphere, is always there, but often not seen?
If you divide thirty by a half and then add ten, what would your answer be?
Sally and her younger brother were fighting. Their mother was tired of the fighting, and decided to punish them by making them stand on the same piece of newspaper in such a way that they couldn't touch each other. How did she accomplish this?
Note: this riddle must be done in your head and not using pencil and paper. Take 1000 and add 40 to it. Now add another 1000. Now add 30. Now add another 1000. Now add 20. Now add another 1000. Now add 10. What is the total?
Brain Density Quiz! So, you think you're smart???? Take this quiz, if you dare! Most answers are numeric, that is 3, 12, 35, etc. Do each one as fast as you can. Scoring is as follows: Correct Answers Rating 11 Either you're brilliant or you cheated :) 9-10 Above Normal 7-8 Normal 4-6 Duh! 1-3 Idiot 0 You should not be on a computer right now. 1. Do they have a fourth of July in England? Yes No 2. How many birth days does the average man have? 3. Some months have 31 days; how many have 28? 4. In baseball, how many outs are there in an inning? 5. Can a California man legally marry his widow's sister? Yes No 6. Divide 30 by 1/2 and add 10. What is the answer? 7. If there are 3 apples and you take away 2, how many do you have? 8. A doctor gives you three pills telling you to take one every half hour. How many minutes would the pills last? 9. A farmer has 17 sheep standing in a field and all but 9 drop down and die. How many sheep are left standing? 10. How many members of each animal did Moses take on the ark? 11. A clerk in the butcher shop is 5' 10'' tall. What does he weigh?
What is it that is deaf, dumb and blind and always tells the truth?
There's a body lying dead on a bed, and on the floor beside it is a pair of scissors. The scissors were instrumental in his death, yet there's no trace of blood. The body reveals no signs of any cuts or bruises. How could the person have been murdered with the pair of scissors?
My second is performed by my first, and, it is thought, a thief by the marks of my whole might be caught. What am I?
I am the owner of a pet store. If I put in one canary per cage, I have one bird too many. If I put in two canaries per cage, I have one cage too many. How many cages and canaries do I have?
Sabrina gave Samantha as many dollars as Samantha started out with. Samantha then gave Sabrina back as much as Sabrina had left. Sabrina then gave Samantha as back as many dollars as Samantha had left, which left Sabrina broke and gave Samantha a total of $80.00. How much did Sabrina and Samantha have at the beginning of their exchange?
Chuck, a bestselling author of romantic fiction, had suspected for some time that his wife Eva was unfaithful, though he had no proof. One afternoon, while Chuck was working on his latest bodice-ripper, Eva mentioned that she intended to go to the movies and would be out for a few hours. As Eva went to the door, Chuck looked at her pensively, then resumed his work. Three hours later, Eva returned, took her coat off and asked Chuck weather he wanted some coffee. When she returned from the kitchen, Chuck asked her to sit down as he wanted to talk to her. 'Eva,' he said, 'I want a divorce.' Can you figure out how he knew?
Born Motherless and Fatherless, Into this world without a sin Made a load roar as I entered And never spoke again. Who am I?
After I have risen to my fullest of height, I am sentenced to die at the peak of my life. Now I'm in a box living my second life, Only to be killed again in 5 minutes at the touch of a light. What am I?