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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Talkative Drink Riddle
Missing Sheep Legs Riddle
Jump Up And Down Riddle
I am a toy and can be any color. I make you and your friends jump up and down. Everyone stand on me and bounce! What am I?
An Irish Spider Riddle
Coming Home Riddle
12 Inch Turd Riddle
The Shocking City Riddle
Threw Away The Outside Food Riddle
First I threw away the outside and cooked the inside, then I ate the outside and threw away the inside, what did I eat?
Hint: It's a vegetable
Odd Number Becomes Even
Can you solve this classic number riddle before getting hung?
What odd number becomes even when beheaded? Body parts remaining: 6
Hint: Spell the number out.
Parade Month Riddle
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