Tricky Riddles That Will Make You Think Twice
Level 1 (Easy):
You can see me in water but I never get wet, what am I?
Imagine you are in a dark room, how do you get out?
What is full of holes but can still hold a lot of water?
What occurs once in every minute, twice in every moment, yet never in a thousand years?
The more you have of it the less you see. What is it?
What is as big as you are but does not weigh a thing?
What can only go up and never come down?
What has to be broken before you can use it?
What can you break even if you never pick it up or touch it?
What can’t talk but will reply when spoken to?
Level 2 (Medium):
What is light as a feather, yet the stronger person in the world can’t hold it for more than a minute?
When you have me you feel like sharing me. But, if you share me you don’t have me. What am I?
How much dirt is there in a hole that is 3 ft. deep, 6 ft. long and 4 ft. wide?
Where does today come before yesterday?
It belongs to you but other people use it more than you do. What is it?
What has a head and a tail but no body?
What has 13 hearts but no other organs?
What begins with T, ends in T, and has T in it?
What has four fingers and a thumb but is not living?
What question can you never answer yes to?
Level 3 (hard):
If a red house is made of red bricks, and a yellow house is made of yellow bricks, what is a greenhouse made of?
It’s as round as an apple, deep like a cup, but all of the king’s horses can’t pull it up?
I have keys but no locks. I have space but no room. You can enter but can’t go inside. What am I?
Give me food and I will live, give me water and I will die. What am I?
You use a knife to behead me, yet you weep over my death. What am I?
When you do not know what I am then I am something. When you know what I am, I am nothing. What am I?
The day before two days after the day before tomorrow is saturday. What day is it?
What starts with E, ends in E but only has one letter in it?
A horse jumps over a castle without getting hurt. How is this possible?
You’re stuck in an empty room with no windows. The only way to escape it through one of 3 doors. Behind door number one is a fire breathing dragon. Behind door number two is a room full of needles. And behind door number three is a lion that has not eaten in three years and is starving. How do you escape?