Bring out the brainiacs!!
Lets see how many you can get! No cheating! Brain busters, I got 4!!!
This could be Evil! :evil-grin:
1. One morning while she was eating breakfast, Laura's diamond ring slipped off her finger and fell into a full cup of coffee, but the ring didn't get wet. Why not?
2. Sam's father is five years older than Sam's grandfather. How can this be?
3. What grows down while it grows up?
4. Five hundred begins it, five hundred ends it,
Five in the middle is seen.
The first of all letters, the first of all people,
Take their place in between.
Combine them all to make the name of a famous king.
5. What is the only professional sport in which neither the players nor the spectators know the score until the match is over?
6. What ship has two mates but no captain?
7. What is it that turns everything around but does not move itself?
8. What is the greatest worldwide use of cowhide?
HEY YOU! NO NOT YOU, YOU! NO CHEATING!! :biggrin-new:
9. I know a man who can shave ten times a day and still have a full beard. Who is he?
10. My friend Julia was walking down Fifth Street when she found something that had no bones and no legs. She brought it home and put it on her windowsill. A week later, it walked away. What did Julia find?
11. I can sizzle like bacon,
I am made with an egg,
I have plenty of backbone but lack a good leg.
I peel layers like onions, but still remain whole;
I can be long, like a flagpole, yet fit in a hole.
What am I?
12. Hi there! Ma and Pa told me I'd better tell you that all the two-letter words in this paragraph have something in common -or else! What's the deal?
13. The first man is the master of priceless gems;
The second man is the master of love;
The third man is the master of shovels;
The fourth man is the master of big sticks;
Who are they?
14. What well-known object is described in this poetic riddle by the 19-century English poet Sir Edmund Goss?
My love, when I gaze on thy beautiful face,
Careering along, yet always in place,
The though has often come into my mind
If I ever shall see they glorious behind.