## Random Riddles

I'm not an airplane, but I can fly through the sky. I'm not a river, but I'm full of water. What am I?

Two mothers and two daughters go shopping. They have $21, which they split equally between them. How can this be possible?

While walking down the street I met a man. He tipped his hat and drew his cane and in this riddle I told his name. What is the mans name?

How many times can you subtract the number 5 from 25?

A woman who lived in germany during world war two wanted to cross the german/swiss border in order to escape nazi persuers. The bridge which she is to cross is a half mile across, over a large canyon. Every three minutes a guard comes out of his bunker and checks if anyone is on the bridge. If a person is caught trying to escape german side to the swiss side they are shot. If caught crossing the other direction without papers they are sent back. She knows that it takes at least five minutes to cross the bridge, in which time the guard will see her crossing and shoot her. How does she get across?

Pronounced as one letter, But look and you'll see, That really I'm written with three. I'm read from both ends, The same either way. What am I?

What is the value of 1/2 of 2/3 of 3/4 of 4/5 of 5/6 of 6/7 of 7/8 of 8/9 of 9/10 of 1,000?

In olden days, the student of logic was given this problem: If half of 5 were 3, what would one-third of 10 be?

What is too much for one, enough for two, and nothing at all for three?

A man was going on a one-way bus trip. He intended to ride for a certain distance, get off the bus and walk back to town. If the bus travels at a rate of nine miles per hour and he was to jog back to town at a rate of three miles per hour, how far would he ride so theat he'd be back in eight hours?

Cross out six letters and you'll find a word that we should know. The word must be spelled out in order. SBAIXNLETATNERSAS

George, Helen, and Steve are drinking coffee. Bert, Karen, and Dave are drinking soda. Using logic, is Elizabeth drinking coffee or soda?

You heard me before, Yet you hear me again. Then I die, 'Til you call me again What am I?

Two legs I have, and this will confound: only at rest do they touch the ground! What am I?

Thousands lay up gold within this house, but no man made it. Spears past counting guard this house, but no man wards it.