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Riddle:

A train just leaves a station and enters a tunnel. Where is the best place for a claustrophobic person to sit?

Answer:

In the back. See, the train is still accelerating as it is leaving the station so the train will be moving faster when the back of the train enters the tunnel.

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Riddle:

Not born, but from a Mother's body drawn, I hang until half of me is gone. I sleep in a cave until I grow old, then valued for my hardened gold. What am I?

Answer:

Cheese.

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Riddle:

A clock chimes 5 times in 4 seconds. How many times will it chime in 10 seconds?

Answer:

11 times. It chimes at zero and then once every second for 10 seconds.

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Riddle:

Who are the two brothers who live on opposite sides of the road yet never see each other?

Answer:

A person's eyes, the nose is the road.

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Riddle:

How can you hold a piece of string, one end in each hand, and tie a knot in the string with out letting go of either end?

Answer:

Cross your arms before you seize the ends of the string. Uncross your arms and it will tie a knot!

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Riddle:

A horse travels a certain distance each day. Strangely enough, two of its legs travel 30 miles each day and the other two legs travel nearly 31 miles. It would seem that two of the horse's legs must be one mile ahead of the other two legs, but of course this can't be true, since the horse is normal. How is this possible?

Answer:

The horse operates a mill and travels in a circular clockwise direction. The two outside legs will travel a greater distance than the two inside legs.

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Riddle:

The answer I give is yes, but what I mean is no. What was the question?

Answer:

Do you mind?

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Riddle:

Black I am and much admired, men seek me until they're tired. When they find me, they break my head, and take from me my resting bed. What am I?

Answer:

Coal

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Riddle:

Ben walked into a hardware store and asked the price of some items. The salesman said: One costs $1, Eight costs $1, Seventeen cost $2, One hundred four costs $3 and One thousand seventy two costs $4. What was Ben buying?

Answer:

Ben was buying home address numbers and they cost $1 per digit.

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Riddle:

Jack has 8 bricks 7 of them weights the same amount and one is slightly heavier. Using a balance scale, how can Jack find the heavier brick in two weighings?

Answer:

First he split them in to piles of 3, 3, and 2 bricks. Then he weighs both groups of 3 with each other. If they balance he knows the brick is one of the 2 unweighed bricks and he can weigh them to find the heaver one. If the the stacks of 3 bricks do not balance, he will weigh 2 of the 3 bricks. If they balance he will know the brick left unweighed is heavier, or if they do not balance, he will find the heavier one.

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