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These ten easy riddles are the perfect riddles for the novice riddler or to introduce your children to the wonderful world of riddles. How many can YOU solve?

Riddle: David's father has three sons: Snap, Crackle, and _____?
Answer: David.
Riddle: Can you name three consecutive days without using the words Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday?
Answer: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.
Riddle: You live in a one story house made entirely of redwood. What color would the stairs be?
Answer: What stairs? You live in a one-story house.
Riddle: Samuel was out for a walk when it started to rain. He did not have an umbrella and he wasn't wearing a hat. His clothes were soaked, yet not a single hair on his head got wet. How could this happen?
Answer: This man is bald!
Riddle: What runs around the whole yard without moving?
Answer: A fence.
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Riddle: What's a lifeguard's favorite game?
Answer: Pool.
Riddle: Five apples are in a basket. How do you divide them among five girls so that each girl gets an apple, but one apple remains in the basket?
Answer: Give the fifth girl her apple in the basket.
Riddle: Which bird does not belong in this group? Finch, gull, eagle, ostrich, or sparrow?
Answer: The Ostrich. It's the only bird that doesn't fly.
Riddle: A very pretty thing am I, fluttering in the pale-blue sky. Delicate, fragile on the wing, indeed I am a pretty thing. What am I?
Answer: I am a Butterfly.
Riddle: Three lives have I. Gentle enough to soothe the skin, Light enough to caress the sky, Hard enough to crack rocks. What am I?
Answer: Water.
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10 Easy Riddles Answers:

  1. David.
  2. Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.
  3. What stairs? You live in a one-story house.
  4. This man is bald!
  5. A fence.
  6. Pool.
  7. Give the fifth girl her apple in the basket.
  8. The Ostrich. It's the only bird that doesn't fly.
  9. I am a Butterfly.
  10. Water.