25 Tricky riddles for kids

25 Tricky riddles for kids

25 Tricky riddles for kids

Try answering these trick questions, brain teasers and riddles! These tricky riddles not only provide fun, but also help children learn to think and reason.

25 Tricky Riddles for kids

1.The pet store

tricky riddles for kids

Peter owns a pet store. He puts one canary per cage, but has one bird too many.

If he puts two canaries in each cage, he has one cage too many.

How many cages and canaries does he have?

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ANSWER

Peter has 3 cages and 4 canaries.

2.Two brothers riddle

two brothers riddle

We are two brothers on opposite sides of the road, but we never see each other.

Who are we?

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ANSWER

Eyes.

3.Line riddle

line riddle

You draw a line.

Without touching it, how do you make the line longer?

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ANSWER

You draw a shorter line next to it and it becomes the longer line.

4.Three oranges riddle

oranges riddle

If there are three oranges and you take away two, how many will you have?

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ANSWER

Two. (Because you took two. )

5.Pocket riddle

simple riddle

How can a pocket have something in it if there is nothing in it?

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ANSWER

It can have a hole.

6.A fruit, a bird and a person

what am i riddle

I am a fruit, I am a bird and I am also a person.

What am I?

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ANSWER

Kiwi.

 

7.Feed me but don’t give me a drink

feed me riddle

Feed me and I will live, but give me a drink and I will die.

What am I?

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ANSWER

Fire.

8.Fly around all day

fly riddle

I fly around all day but never go anywhere.

What am I?

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ANSWER

A flag.

9.Three digit number riddle

math riddles for kids

I am a three digit number.

My tens digit is five more than my ones digit.

My hundreds digit is eight less than my tens digit.

What number am I?

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ANSWER

Number 194

10.Don’t ask questions

question riddle

What needs an answer but doesn’t ask a question?

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ANSWER
A telephone.

11.Fly with wings riddle

smart riddles

I have wings and I’m able to fly.

I’m not a bird but I soar high in the sky.

What am I?

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ANSWER

An airplane.

12.Break and use it

clever riddles

What has to be broken before it can be used?

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ANSWER

An egg.

13.It loses its head riddle

riddles for kids with answers

It loses its head in the morning but gets it back at night.

What is it?

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ANSWER

A pillow.

14.What letters?

letters riddle

What letters are easily found in every single day of the week?

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ANSWER

D-A-Y

15.Cowboy riddle

A cowboy rides into town on Friday, stays for three days then leaves on Friday.

How did he do it?

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ANSWER
His horse’s name was Friday.

16.What come down

rain riddle

What comes down but never goes up?

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ANSWER

Rain.

17.A hundred limbs

hundred limbs

I have a hundred limbs, but i can’t walk.

What am I?

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ANSWER

A tree.

18.How many bicycles

bicycle riddle

 If 4 people can repair 4 bicycles in 4 hours, how many bicycles can 8 people repair in 8 hours?

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ANSWER
16 bicycles.

18.Three people in the car

two fathers riddle

Two fathers and two sons are in a car, yet there are only three people in the car.

How is this possible?

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ANSWER

They are grandfather, father and son.

19.Which day is today?

funny tricky riddles with answers

If tomorrow I said: ”the day before yesterday was Saturday”, which day is today?

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ANSWER

Sunday.

20.The farmer’s sheep riddle

farmer riddle

A farmer has 17 sheep and all but 9 escape.

How many are left?

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ANSWER

Nine.

21.Which weighs more?

tricky riddle

Which weighs more? A ton of concrete or a ton of feathers?

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ANSWER

They both weigh exactly the same! One ton.

22.Four legs riddle

4 legs riddle

What has 4 legs but only one foot?

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ANSWER

The bed.

23.Which part of the day?

day riddle

Which part of the day do you break each day?

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ANSWER
Breakfast.

24.How old is the oldest brother?

brothers riddle

Seven brothers were born two years apart.

The youngest brother is seven.

How old is the oldest brother?

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ANSWER

He is 19.

25.Forwards and backwards

riddle

Forward I am heavy, but backward I am not.

What am I?

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ANSWER
Ton.

26.You can’t eat me

what am i riddles for kids

You can you serve me, but never eat me.

What am i?

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ANSWER
A tennis ball.

27.Always late riddle

fun riddles for kids

What is always late and never present now?

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ANSWER

Later.

Now try to solve these brain teasers!