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Mar 9, 2018

17 Riddles That'll Stump You Unless You're Really, REALLY Intelligent

If you eat me, my sender will eat you. What am I?

  1. Feed me and I live. Give me a drink and I die. What am I?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Fire.

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  2. If you eat me, my sender will eat you. What am I?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    A fish hook.

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  3. What travels around the world while staying in a corner?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    A stamp.

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

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    A keyboard!

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  5. What do an island and the letter T have in common?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    They're both in the middle of water.

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  6. A cop saw a truck driver going the wrong way down a one-way street, but didn't pull him over. Why not?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The truck driver was walking.

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  7. What has a head and a tail but no body?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    A coin.

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  8. Walk on the living, they don’t even mumble. Walk on the dead, they mutter and grumble. What are they?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Leaves.

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  9. What gets wetter and wetter the more it dries?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    A towel.

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  10. What belongs to you, but other people use it more than you do?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Your name.

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  11. Mary's mother had four children; April, May, and June were the first three. What's the name of the 4th child?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    "Mary's mother had four children..."

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  12. There are two coins that add up to six cents total. One of them is not a nickel. What are they?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    A nickel and a penny. One of them is not a nickel — but one of them is.

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  13. I am an odd number. Take away one letter and I become even. What number am I?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Seven.

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  14. What must you give, before you can keep it?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Your word.

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  15. I am the first in Earth and the second in heaven. I appear two times in a week, but you can only see me once in a year. What am I?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The letter E.

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  16. What goes up and down but remains in the same place?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Stairs.

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  17. If you have me, you will want to share me. If you share me, you will no longer have me. What am I?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    A secret.

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