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[easy riddles for kids]30 of the best riddles and answers to keep kids and adults entertained during lockdown


  1 – What has an eye but cannot see?

  2 – What has a neck but no head?

  3 – What has words but never speaks?

  4 – What has teeth but cannot bite?

  5 – What is white when it’s dirty?

  6 – What month of the year has 28 days?

  7 – What is full of holes but still holds water?

  8 – I’m tall when I’m young, and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?

  9 – What has to be broken before you can use it?

  10 – What question can you never answer yes to?

  11 – It belongs to you, but other people use it more than you do. What is it?

  12 – Can you name three consecutive days without using the words Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday?

  13 – There’s a one-story house in which everything is yellow. Yellow walls, yellow doors, yellow furniture. What color are the stairs?

  14 – A man who was outside in the rain without an umbrella or hat didn’t get a single hair on his head wet. Why?

  15 – If you’re running in a race and you pass the person in second place, what place are you in?

  16 – I am an odd number. Take away a letter and I become even. What number am I?

  17 – Which is heavier: a ton of bricks or a ton of feathers?

  18 – If there are three apples and you take away two, how many apples do you have?

  19 – A girl has as many brothers as sisters, but each brother has only half as many brothers as sisters. How many brothers and sisters are there in the family?

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

  21 – What five-letter word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?

  22 – What begins with an “e” and only contains one letter?

  23 – What 4-letter word can be written forward, backward or upside down, and can still be read from left to right?

  24 – Forward I am heavy, but backward I am not. What am I?

  25 – You see me once in June, twice in November and not at all in May. What am I?

  26 – I turn once, what is out will not get in. I turn again, what is in will not get out. What am I?

  27 – What is so fragile that saying its name breaks it?

  28 – If you drop me I’m sure to crack, but give me a smile and I’ll always smile back. What am I?

  29 – The more you take, the more you leave behind. What are they?

  30 – What can run but never walks, has a mouth but never talks, has a head but never weeps, has a bed but never sleeps?