# Riddles with Answers for Kids

### What is difference between a riddle and Brain teaser?

What is a Riddle: A riddle is text or image question which requires logical reasoning / creative thinking to solve
What is a Brain teaser: A brain teaser can be a riddle or puzzle with purpose of amusement. A brain teaser is mostly asked in sentence (text).

Question: How many months have 28 days?
Explanation: All 12 months have 28 days or more. If the question is how many months have only 28 days, then your answer should be 1 (February).

Related: Simple Interest questions

Question: How many seconds are there in one year?
Explanation: January 2nd, February 2nd, March 2nd, April 2nd, May 2nd, June 2nd, July 2nd, August 2nd, September 2nd, October 2nd, November 2nd, December 2nd

Question: Before Mount Everest was discovered, what was the highest mountain on Earth?
Explanation: Even it was not discovered that Mt. Everest is highest mountain on Earth, it doesn’t mean it is not highest mountain.

Question: What is the first thing that a gardener puts in the garden?

Question: What is heavier, 100 KG of feather or 100 KG of rocks?
Explanation: both have equal weight (100 KG), so neither is heavier than other.

Question: Name three consecutive days without using the words Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday?

Question: A father’s child, a mother’s child, yet no one’s son.
Answer: Because she is a daughter (girl)

Question: There are 10 watermelon are in a basket. How do you give them to 10 people so that each one gets a watermelon, but one watermelon remains in the basket?
Answer: You give 1 watermelon to 9 people and you give 10th watermelon to 10th person with basket.

Question: A water bottle weighs 10 kgs. What must you add to it so it loose all of it?

Question: How many bricks does it take to finish a house?

Related: Find the odd one out Quiz

Question: Jackson’s father has three sons : Jack, Jay and _____

Question: It starts out tall, but the longer it stands the shorter it grows. What is it?
Explanation: Longer a candle lights, shorter it gets

Question: What travel around the world while staying in a corner?
Explanation: we stick postal stamp at corner of the envelope and it travels to the destination (world) with the envelope.

Question: If you put a coin in an empty bottle and insert a cork into the neck of the bottle, how could you remove the coin without taking the cork out or breaking the bottle?
Answer: Push the cork into the bottle and shake it to take the coin out

Question: It goes up and never comes down, what it is?
Explanation: One always become older with time, not younger

Question: Can a man living in USA be buried in Germany?
Explanation: because he is still living

Related: Time and distance problems

### What am I Riddles:

Question: I exist only when thereâ€™s light, but direct light kills me
Explanation: Shadow appears only when there is light however it you put light directly at the place where shadow is showing then due to light shadow disappears.

Question: It gets sharper the more you use it?

Question: I have two legs but canâ€™t walk?
Explanation: It has two legs but it cannot walk itself.

Question: ___ doesn’t have wings but it fly

Question: People buy me to eat, but never eats me
Answer: Utensils / plate / crockery / dishes / tableware
Explanation: We buy crockery to eat on / using them but we never eats crockery itself.

Question: Iâ€™m full of keys but I can not open any door.

Question: You can catch me but not throw

Question: More you takes from me, bigger I grows

### Mathematics Riddles:

Question: What are three numbers whose sum and multiplication (product) are equal?
Explanation: 1, 2 and 3 (1 + 2 + 3 = 6 and 1 x 2 x 3 = 6)

Related: Analogy questions

Question: What can you put between 2 and 3 so that result will be greater than 2 but less than 3?
Explanation: A decimal point. If you put (.) between 2 and 3 then the result will be 2.3 which is higher than 2 but less than 3.