# HARD RIDDLES

### Fun Facts (Hints)

Hard riddles are universal, and continue to leave a lasting impression on many different cultures across the globe. Here are some interesting facts:
• The mere definition of what a riddle is, is something that has drawn a large amount of debate between scholars for centuries.
• Complex riddles have been used since ancient times, and extensively in ancient/medieval literature.
• There is only one riddle in the Bible appearing in the book of Judges. It is known as "Samson's riddle."
• Charades is a popular contemporary game created with the use of riddle.
• In author J. R. R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit' Bilbo Baggins is given a challenging riddle by Gollum, and his life was dependent upon getting the correct answer.

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## One Of Five Riddle

Hint: 1 Samuel 17
One of the stones in David's sling
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## I Have Many Eyes But Cannot See

Hint:
A potato.
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Solved: 53%

## Silver Tears Falling Down Riddle

Hint:
Tinsel.
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## The Beginning And End

Hint:
The Letter E
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## Billions Of Eyes

Hint:
The human brain.
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## Skipping The Pop Quiz

Hint:
She tells them that she will give the student who skips the quiz whose name comes first alphabetically a detention. This student won't skip because they know they are getting a detention if they do. The next person alphabetically will then know that they will get a detention so they won't skip either, and so on.
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## Without Me You Would Be Lost

Hint:
Light.
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## Eight Eights

Hint:
888 + 88 + 8 + 8 + 8 = 1000.
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## 2 Fathers And 2 Sons Riddle

Hint:
One of the 'fathers' is also a grandfather. Therefore the other father is both a son and a father to the grandson.

In other words, the one father is both a son and a father.
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## Who Owns The Fish?

Hint:
The German sits in his Green House, smoking his Prince cigars, drinking coffee, and watching his FISH.

The rest go like this-
1st House: Yellow, Norwegian, Water, Cats, Dunhill
2nd House: Blue, Dane, Tea, Horse, Blends
3rd House: Red, Brit, Milk, Birds, Pall Malls
4th House: Green, German, Coffee, FISH, Prince
5th House: White, Swede, Beer, Dogs, Bluemasters
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Solved: 67%

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