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EOW: 09-05-2016

Riddle:

Almost everyone sees me without noticing me, For what is beyond is what he or she seeks. What am I?

Answer:

A window.

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EOW: 08-29-2016

Riddle:

Two hours ago it was as long after one o'clock in the afternoon as it was before one o'clock in the morning. What time is it now?

Answer:

It would be 9:00 pm. There are 12 hours between 1:00 pm and 1:00 am and half of that is six hours. Half-way between would be 7 o'clock. Two hours later it would be 9:00 o'clock.

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EOW: 08-22-2016

Riddle:

In a certain city, 5% of all the persons in town have unlisted phone numbers. If you select 100 names at random from that city's phone directory, how many people selected will have unlisted phone numbers?

Answer:

None. If their names are in the phone directory, they do not have unlisted phone numbers!

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EOW: 08-15-2016

Riddle:

Something very extraordinary happened on the 6th of May, 1978 at 12:34 a.m. What was it?

Answer:

At that moment, the time and day could be written as: 12:34, 5/6/78.

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EOW: 08-08-2016

Riddle:

My first is often at the front door. My second is found in the cereal family. My third is what most people want. My whole is one of the United States.

Answer:

MATRIMONY (mat rye money). Which is certainly a "united state"!

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EOW: 08-01-2016

Riddle:

A certain crime is punishable if attempted but not punishable if committed. What is it?

Answer:

Suicide.

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EOW: 07-25-2016

Riddle:

What is significant about 3661 seconds past midnight on 1st January 2001?


 

Answer:

The time and date will be 01:01:01 on 01/01/01.

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EOW: 07-18-2016

Riddle:

I'm usually round
I'm as light as a feather
but thousands of men cannot carry me
What am i?

Answer:

bubbles!

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EOW: 07-11-2016

Riddle:

What can climb mountains, cross streams, handle hundreds of feet each day, yet never moves? What is it?

Answer:

A trail!

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EOW: 07-04-2016

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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