03 Sep

Riddles – Brain Teasing Riddles

By Talal Malik


Q1) I have a face and hands too. But I don’t have legs. Who am I?


Q2) Which alphabet has the most water?


Q3) What starts with ’P’ and ends at ‘E’ but has thousands of letters?


Q4) What has to be broken before you can use it?


Q5) What begins with ‘T’, ends at ‘T’ and has ‘T’ in it?


Q6) What kind of tree you can carry in your hand?


Q7) If an electric train is travelling south, which way is the smoke going?


Q8) Where does Friday come before Thursday?


Q9) How can you add eight 6s together so that the total adds up to 750?


Q10) People make me, keep me, change me, raise me, even though I can be very dirty. What am I?


Q11) A monkey, a squirrel, and a bird are racing to the top of a coconut tree. Who will get the banana first, the monkey, the squirrel, or the bird?


Q12) What sport starts with a T, has four letters, and is played around the world?


Q13) What is at the end of a rainbow?    


Q14) What five-letter word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?


Q15) Take a good look at your hands. You have 10 fingers on your hands. How many fingers are there on 10 hands?



1) A clock

2) Letter ‘C’.

3) Post Office

4) An Egg

5) Teapot

6) A palm

7) It doesn’t have smoke because it is an electric train

8) In a dictionary

9) 666 + 66 + 6 + 6 + 6 = 750

10 ) Money

11) They won’t get a banana out of a coconut tree!

12) Golf

13) The letter W.

14) Short Add the letter ‘er’ and it becomes the word ‘Shorter’.

15) 100 is the wrong answer. The correct answer is 50 fingers, 10 hands X 5 fingers.