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Riddle:

A dog had three puppies, named Mopsy, Topsy and Spot. What was the mothers name?

Answer:

What

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Riddle:

The body of a woman is found in bed. Tere are no signs of violence and no marks of any kind on her body. The only evidence is a pair of scissors lying next to her.

How did she die?

Answer:

She had drowned. The women was found on a waterbed that had been punctured by scissors while she was slept.

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Riddle:

A man goes to work at the same time each day and travels part of his journey facing forwards and the remainder facing backwards. When he returns at the end of his working day, he only faces forwards.

How can this be?

Answer:

He works in the engine room of a liner! To get to work, he walks along the decks from his cabin facing forwards, and down the ladders between decks facing backwards.  However, when he finishes, he only needs to face forwards to climb the ladders again and walk along the deck back to his cabin.

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Riddle:

A bird has a head 9cm long. The tail is equal to the size of the head plus a half of the size of the body. The body is the size of the head plus the tail.

How long is the bird?

Answer:

72cm. Th head is 9cm. The tail is 18 + 9= 27cm. The body is 9 + 18 + 9= 36cm. 9 + 27 + 36= 72cm.

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Riddle:

If 6 doubloons are worth 1 1/2 ducats, how many ducats are 27 doubloons worth?

Answer:

6 3/4 ducats (27/6=4 1/2. 4 1/2 x 1 1/2= 6 3/4)

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Riddle:

Charlotte is 13 years old. Her father Montague is 40 years old. How many years ago was Charlotte's father four times as old as Charlotte?

Answer:

Four years ago.

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Riddle:

Edward is as old as Benjamin used to be when Edward was as old as Benjamn is now.

Benjamin is 36. How old is Edward?

Answer:

Edward is 48.

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Riddle:

Use all letters of this sentence once each only to spell out three animals.

'TALL ELEPHANT OR APEMAN'

Answer:

PANTHER, ANTELOPE, LLAMA

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Riddle:

Name the first three presidents to live in the white house?

Answer:

Adams

Jefferson

Madison

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Riddle:

What two primary colors when mixed make orange?

Answer:

Red and Yellow.

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