SHORT RIDDLES

Fun Facts (Hints)

Here is a bit of insight relating to riddles in the form of historical facts:
  • Many ancient cultures used riddles as a form of contest, and sometimes getting the right answer was a matter of life and death.
  • Archaeologists have found many brain teasing artifacts written on the walls of ancient temples in the Eastern world.
  • A variety of African cultures have used and still use riddles to pass along traditional messages and beliefs generationally.
  • People in Ancient Greece who were able to solve riddles were more popular in this society as they were very much admired by the people who couldn't.
  • The earliest example of a written puzzle/riddle that we have today is said to be from Babylonian times.
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    Keys And Doors Ridde

    Hint:
    A monkey!
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    Owl Quiz Riddle

    Hint:
    Because they never give you an answer.
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    The Horse Next Door

    Hint:
    A neigh-bor!
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    Music Theft Riddle

    Hint:
    The lute!
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    Two Letters

    Hint:
    Eye ('e' and 'y' are the only letters).
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    A Cold Man Riddle

    Can you solve this classic riddle in under 30 seconds? Don't shy away from using the hint provided that's why it's there. Click the Start Timer on the top right before you begin. If you're able to answer this correctly press the Facebook like button and if not then click share.
    Hint: I'm around the most during winter.
    A snowman.
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    Cowboy Rides Into Town On Friday

    Hint:
    The horse's name is Friday
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    The Ball Of Yarn Riddle

    Hint:
    She had mittens!
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    The More You Take

    Hint:
    Steps
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    What Brightens Mom's Day?

    Here's a common riddle that'll get your brain working. It's not tough to solve but can be tricky if you don't think outside of the box a little. In regards to the riddle... for most of us this has indeed brightened up our moms day and is very big and always yellow. You have 30 seconds to solve.
    Hint: Mom's children aren't always too happy about it.
    The school bus.
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