Riddles for the Family and Smart Kids (Part 1)

This the first Part of the book: Riddles for the family and Smart Kids. (Illustrated).

This book is a collection of 187 riddles with illustrated answers. Their purpose is to make think and enhance your perspective. It is for the family because the different pictures can guide the answers.
If you don´t know the answer, every part has a collage of images to give you a clue!
Of course, the answers are in the back of the book. But you must try to find the correct picture first.

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1) Where does today come before yesterday?
2) What runs around the whole yard without moving?
3) What thrives when you feed it but dies when you water it?
4) Often buried with fabulous wealth I’m often called wrapped up in myself. What am I?
5) What is black, but smells like white paint?
6) I am never scared but became petrified and can’t live in a house but would die to make one. What am I?
7) What word contains 26 letters but has only three syllables?
8) A man was just doing his job when his suit was torn. He died a few minutes later. Why?
9) What has a bottom at the top?
10) Lovely and round, I’m shimmery white, grown in the darkness, a lady’s delight. What am I?
11) How do you catch a school of fish?
12) You bought me for dinner but never eat me. What am I?
13) What’s bought by the yard and worn by the foot?
14) What 3 numbers give the same result when multiplied and added together?
15) What building has the most stories?
16) What has holes all over, but still holds water?
17) What do you see once in June, twice in November, and not at all in May?
18) Pronounced as 1 letter, And written with 3, 2 letters there are, and 2 only in me. I’m double, I’m single, I’m black blue, and gray, I’m read from both ends, and the same either way. What am I?
19) I add 5 to 9 and get 2. The answer is correct, so what am I?
20) Spelled forwards I’m what you do every day, spelled backward I’m something you hate. What am I?
21) I have a thousand needles but I do not sew. What am I?
22) I’m tall when I’m young, and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?
23) What’s always running but never gets hot?
24) I turn once, what is out will not get in. I turn again, what is in will not get out. What am I?
25) Two men are in a desert. They both have backpacks on. One of the guys is dead. The guy who is alive has his backpack open and the guy who is dead has his backpack closed. What is in the dead man’s backpack?
26) What’s black and white and read all over?
27) There is a house. One enters it blind and comes out seeing. What is it?
28) Most of the time, my color is red, I am beautiful, and everyone loves me, especially ladies. Sometimes I can hurt you. I don’t mean it, I am sorry. What am I?
29) What continues to go up and down without moving?
30) I have a neck with no head and two arms with no hands. What am I?
31) What fruit can you never cheer up?
32) If your uncle’s sister is not your aunt, then who is she to you?
33) Take off my skin and I won’t cry, but you will! What am I?
34) I can honk without using a horn. What am I?
35) When you stop to look, you can always see me. But if you try to touch me, you can never feel me. Although you walk towards me, I remain the same distance from you. What am I?
36) I have branches but no fruit, trunk, or leaves. What am I?
37) I have keys but no locks and space with no rooms. You can enter but you can’t go outside. What am I?
38) Nobody empties me, but I never stay full for long. What am I?
39) What has a head and a tail but no body?
40) A tree doubled in height each year until it reached its maximum height over the course of ten years. How many years did it take for the tree to reach half its maximum height?
41) I can break, I can get clogged, I can be attacked, I can be given, I can be kept, I can be crushed, yet I can be whole at the same time. What am I?
42) What gets bigger when more is taken away?
43) What’s the capital of France?
44) A mother and father have four daughters, and each daughter has one brother. How many people are in the family?
45) They come out at night without being called, and are lost in the day without being stolen. What are they?
46) What has a head but no brain?
47) I can wave my hands at you, but I never say goodbye. You are always cool when with me, even more so when I am high! What am I?
48) What is one thing that all people, regardless of their politics or religion, have to agree is between heaven and earth?
49) I have a little house in which I live all alone. It has no doors or windows, and if I want to go out I must break through the wall. What am I?
50) I’m where yesterday follows today and tomorrow is in the middle. What am I?
51) The alphabet goes from A to Z but I go Z to A. What am I?

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Answers

1) The dictionary26) A newspaper
2) A fence27) A school
3) A fire28) A rose
4) A mummy29) Stairs
5) Black paint30) A shirt
6) A tree31) A blueberry
7) The alphabet32) Your mother
8) He was an astronaut33) An onion
9) Your legs34) A goose
10) A pearl35) The horizon
11) A bookworm36) A bank
12) Silverware37) A keyboard
13) A carpet38) The moon
14) 1, 2, and 339) A coin
15) The library40) Nine years
16) A sponge41) A heart
17) The letter “e”42) A hole
18) Eye43) The letter “F”
19) A clock44) 8
20) Live45) Stars
21) A porcupine46) A lettuce
22) A candle47) An electric fan
23) A refrigerator48) The word “and”
24) A key49) A chicken in an egg
25) A parachute50) A dictionary
51) A dictionary