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Riddle:

What is the difference between a lady and a postage stamp?

Answer:

One is female, the other is mail-fee.

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Riddle:

Spell "enemy" in three letters.

Answer:

F O E

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Riddle:

A man sails off on a cruise between Mexico and the USA. He does not stop at any ports and does not even come out of the cabin, yet he makes $300,000 from his trip.

How?

Answer:

He's a smuggler.

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Riddle:

It takes the town hall clock 6 seconds to strike 4 o'clock in the afternoon. How long does it take to strike midnight?

Answer:

22 Seconds.

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Riddle:

'How much is this bag of potatoes?' asked the man. '32lb divided by half its own weight,' said the green grocer.

How much did the potatoes weigh?

Answer:

8lbs.

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Riddle:

Insert the numbers 1-9 inclusive each only, into the claculation to arrive at the answer 100.

(  -  )  +  +  -  -  -  =  100

Answer:

( 7 - 5 )²  + 96 + 8 - 4 - 3 - 1 = 100

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Riddle:

How many times does the long hand of the clock pass the short hand between midnight one day and midnight the following day? As both hands are together at the starting time of midnight this does not count as a pass.

Answer:

21.

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Riddle:

A riddle in which the answer is a 6 letter word.

A monument - men all agree - am I in all sincerity. Half cat, half hindrance made. If head and tail removed should be, then most of all you strengthen me; replace my head, then stand you see on which my tail is laid. What is it?

 

Answer:

A Tablet.

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Riddle:

'When Gwen is twice as old as Dean, Then I shall be just 17. But Gwendoline was 23 When Dean was twice as old as me.' Thats what Bill said.

So tell us then, How old he was when Dean was ten?

Answer:

Eight.

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Riddle:

Two wine merchants arrive at the gates of Paris. One has 64 and the other 20 barrels of wine. Since they have not enough money to pay the custom duties, the first pays 40 francs and 5 barrels of wine. The second pays 2 barrels of wine but receives 40 francs in change.

What is the value of each barrel of wine and what is the duty payable?

Answer:

The value of a barrel is 120 francs and the duty is 10 francs a barrel.

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