Funny Hard Easy Tricky Riddles for Kids | Riddles and Answers

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Riddles for kids are more fun when it is played with friends and kids. Riddles means to ask a question in a tricky way. You will get to hear riddles on the dining table in your house. The kids can’t get enough of them yet it is more fun. Here are some riddles with answers. Funny, easy, hard, difficult, tricky riddles are shown below with different headings.

You can take these riddles on road trip for kind of time pass.this is the great game to trick your mind and make it more powerful. Good riddles are best for your kids. So, note down these riddles and answers. Even riddles for adults are provided (bonus point 😉 ).


Riddles for Kids

What gets wetter the more it dries?

A towel.

When you look for something, why is it always in the last place you look?

Because when you find it, you stop looking!

A cowboy rode into town on Friday.  He stayed in town for three days and rode out on Friday.  How was that possible?

Friday was the name of his horse.

One night, a king and a queen went into a castle.  There was nobody in the castle, and no one came out of the castle.  In the morning, three people came out of the castle.  Who were they?

The night, the king, and the queen!

Railroad crossing, watch out of cars.  Can you spell that without any “r’s”?


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

A clock.

What has to be broken before you can use it?

An egg.

Lives in winter die in summer and grow with its roots upward.  What is it?

An icicle.

It starts out tall, but the longer it stands, the shorter it grows.  What is it?

A candle.

What belongs to you but is used more by others?

Your name.

Funny Riddles

What goes up and never comes down?

Your age.

How can a man go 8 days without sleep?

He only sleeps at night.

I’m full of keys but I can’t open any door.  What am I?

A piano.

What has a thumb and four fingers but is not alive?

A glove.

A man found an old coin and declared that the date on it was 150 B.C.  This could not be true.  Why?

Because B.C. is counting backward from the birth of Christ.  If Christ hadn’t been born yet, there were no dates in B.C. yet!

Which is heavier, a pound of bricks or a pound of feathers?

The same – a pound is a pound!

I’m light as a feather, yet the strongest man can’t hold me for more than 5 minutes.  What am I?


Can you name three consecutive days without using the words Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday?

Yesterday, today, and tomorrow.

Timmy’s mother had three children.  The first was named April, the next was named May.  What was the name of the third child?

Timmy of course!

What kind of coat can only be put on when wet?

A coat of paint.

Hard Riddles

What occurs once in a minute, twice in a moment, and never in one thousand years?

The letter M.

What has three feet but cannot walk?

A yardstick.

What runs, but never walks, often murmurs – never talks, has a bed but never sleeps, has a mouth but never eats?

A river.

If you are running in a race and you pass the person in second place, what place are you in?

Second place.

What gets sharper the more you use it?

Your brain.

If I have it, I don’t share it.  If I share it, I don’t have it.  What is it?

A secret.

What can you catch but not throw?

A cold.

How many months have 28 days?

All 12 months!

They come out at night without being called and are lost in the day without being stolen.  What are they?


What is full of holes but can still hold water?

A sponge.

Good Riddles

Two in front, two in behind, and one in the middle.  How many are there?


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

A clock!

What is the easiest way to double your money?

Put it in front of the mirror of course!

What has a thumb and four fingers but is not alive?

A glove.

What has to be broken before you can use it?

An egg.

What has a neck but no head?

A bottle.

What gets wetter as it dries?

A towel.

What goes up and doesn’t come back down?

Your age.

What belongs to you but is used more by others?

Your name.

Everyone has it and no one can lose it, what is it?

A shadow.

It’s been around for millions of years, but it’s no more than a month old. What is it?

The moon.

Best Riddles

Find Me! I start with ‘P’ and end with ‘E’, but I have thousands of letters. Who am I?

Post Office

What is a word comprised of 4 letters, stills is also made of 5. Occasionally written with 12 letters and later with 5. Never written with 5 but happily with 7.

What, Still, Occasionally, Later, Never, Happily

When you do know me about me, them I am definitely something. You will always search for me. But when you know me, I am nothing. Who am I?

I’m a Riddle!!

I have all the knowledge you have. But I am small as your fist that your hands can hold me. Who am I?

I’m your brain!

I am the biggest alphabet, as I contain the most water in the world. Who am I?

Alphabet ‘C’

I have 28 days in a month. Which month am I?

All months in a year have 28 days and many have more than 28 days.

Find me who am I. I am the building with number stories.

A Library

Scientists are trying to find out what is between earth and heaven. Can you find me?


What is the word that is spelled incorrectly in all dictionaries?


Everyone in the world breaks me when they speak every time. Who am I?


Kids Riddles

A boy and an engineer were fishing. The boy is the son of the engineer but the engineer is not the father of the boy. Then who is the engineer?

Engineer is the boy’s mother.

Everyone in the world needs it. They generously give it. But never take it. Then what is it?


He was driving a black truck in a long road at a great speed. The lights on the truck were off. It was a new moon day. An old lady was slowly crossing the road. He should stop the truck otherwise, he would hit the lady. How did he stop the truck?

The driver stopped the truck immediately after seeing the old lady, as it was the bright sunny day!

Four children and their pet dog were walking under a small umbrella. But none of them became wet. How?

It was not raining!

It is your possession and belongs to you. However, you use it very rarely. What is that?

Your name.

I will come one time in a minute, two times in a moment, but will never come in thousand years. Tell who am I?


I’m the most slippery country in the world. Tell what am I?


You always make a more of them but leave more of them behind you. The more you do, the more you leave behind. Tell what is it?


Which moves faster? Heat or Cold?

HEAT. Because many catches a cold but cannot catch heat.

There is a kind of fish that can never swim. What is that?


Easy Riddles

How many apples can you put in an empty box?

ZERO. When you put an apple, it no longer remains empty!

How do you divide 20 oranges equally to 11 girls? No one gets more and no one gets less. All 11 girls should receive equal portions. How?

Juice the oranges and serve the equal quantity of orange juice.

It was a pink house. It was constructed with 4 walls. All walls of the house were built facing the south direction. A bear circled around the house. Now tell me what is the color of the bear?

It is a white bear because the house is at the North Pole.

It was very dark. There was no electricity in the house. They had no candles or lanterns. The house was completely dark. A girl was reading and preparing for her exams. How?

Simple! The girl was blind and she was reading through Braille method.

Tom was a clerk at a butcher shop. His height is six feet and three inches. He wears shoes size number 12. What does he weigh?

He weighs meat!

We are a family of 12 members. I am the second. I am also the youngest in our family. Who am I?

FEBRUARY! A year has 12 months and February is the second month.

There were two women, standing and facing the opposite ways. The first lady was facing south and the second lady was facing north. But, they could see each other. How is that?

They were holding the mirror.

Mr. Jason was walking along the seashore. Suddenly it started drizzling and turned into a heavy rain. He wasn’t carrying any umbrella, not even any cap. He was completely wet and all his clothes were soaked in rain. Yet not even a single strand of his hair was wet! How was that possible?

Mr. Jason was bald!

There is a basket of 5 guavas. If you take away 3 guavas, how many guavas do you have?

You have 3 guavas! (if you take 3, then you will have 3)

How many times can you subtract number 3 from the number 35?

Only once! When you subtract number 3 from 35, it then becomes 32!

Imagine it was raining heavily! You were in a room with no windows. The door was locked and you cannot open the door. The room was gradually filling with water and in a few minutes, the room will be drowned. How do you escape?

Just stop imagining!

Difficult Riddles

X is mightier than GOD. Rich people always need X. Poor people always have X. However, if you eat X you will surely die. What is X?


I have foot, but there are no legs! What Am I?


I always come down and never ever go up? Think, think and think! We all just love it.


If I drink something, then I am just over! However, I can eat anything. What Am I?


I look taller when I am young. But as I get old, I become shorter and shorter. What Am I?


I travel all over the world! But I could not move, just stay in a same single spot! What Am I?


I have 4 eyes, but I cannot see! What Am I?


You always carry me in your hand, always with you, from your birth till your death! I am a tree. What Am I?


I visit you every night even if you don’t call me! I’m lost every day. What Am I?


I am always will be coming, but I will never come. What Am I?


Tricky Riddles

I have more than 80 keys, but I cannot open any lock. What Am I?


I will lose my head in the mornings, but I will always gain it at night! What Am I?


It was a greenhouse. Inside the greenhouse, there was a white house. Inside the white house, there was a red house. Inside the red house, there were lots of babies. What is it?


My best buddy always makes mistakes. But I would easily get rid of the mistakes. What Am I?


When you have me more, you can see only less. What Am I?


I am a vehicle. I spell the same when you read me forwards as well as backward. What Am I?

RACE CAR (try it)

I weigh almost nothing. I am lighter than air. But even the strongest man in the world cannot lift me. What Am I?


I am a five letter word and very strong. I become single when you remove two letters from me. What Am I?


Why did the man decide to bury his flashlight?

Because the batteries were dead.

Which building have the most stories?

A library.

Think and find a way to make the number one vanish.

Add the letter G to one and it’s “GONE”

What is that comes once a year, but twice in a week, but never in a day?

The alphabet “E”


Final Words:

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