Riddle: If 5 cats catch 5 mice in 5 minutes, how long will it take one cat to catch a mouse?
Riddle: Can a man legally marry his widow's sister in the state of California?
Riddle: A farmer in California owns a beautiful pear tree. He supplies the fruit to a nearby grocery store. The store owner has called the farmer to see how much fruit is available for him to purchase. The farmer knows that the main trunk has 24 branches. Each branch has exactly 12 boughs and each bough has exactly 6 twigs. Since each twig bears one piece of fruit, how many plums will the farmer be able to deliver?
Riddle: The rungs of a 10 foot ladder attached to a ship are 1 foot apart. If the water is rising at the rate of one foot an hour, how long will it take until the water covers over the ladder?
Riddle: There is a clothing store in Bartlesville. The owner has devised his own method of pricing items. A vest costs $20, socks cost $25, a tie costs $15 and a blouse costs $30. Using the method, how much would a pair of underwear cost?
Riddle: One is to three as three is to five and five is to four and four is the magic number. What is the pattern?
Riddle: I can be long, or I can be short. I can be grown, and I can be bought. I can be painted, or left bare. I can be round, or square. What am I?
Riddle: A man was just doing his job when his suit was torn. Why did he die three minutes later?
Riddle: If the day before yesterday is the 23rd, then what is the day after tomorrow?
Riddle: What common English verb becomes its own past tense by rearranging its letters?