Riddles

Riddles to get students thinking.

01 Which month has 28 days?

02 Which letter of the alphabet has the most water in it?

03 What has a face and two hands but no arms or legs?

04 What has to be broken before you can use it?

05 Why is number 6 afraid?

06 A cowboy rode into town on Friday, stayed three days, and left 
on Friday. How is this possible?

07 Do you know where horses go when they are ill?

08 Which room has no doors or windows?

09 Jamie's mother had three children. The first child was called April. The second child was called May. What was the name of the third child?

10 Before Mount Everest was discovered, what was the highest mountain?

11 Which is correct: The yolk of the egg is white or The yolk of the egg are white?

Answers:

01 All of them have 28 days
02 C
03 A Clock
04 An Egg
05 Because 7 8 9
06 His horse is called Friday
07 A Horsepital
08 A Mushroom
09 Jamie
10 Mount Everest
11 Neither. The yolk is yellow.