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1st Dec 2017
I gurgle but never speak, run but never walk, have a bed but never sleep. What am I ?
2nd Dec 2017
I am not alive but I can grow. I do not have lungs but I need air to survive. What am I?
3rd Dec 2017
A man lives on the thirteen floor of a downtown apartment block? Every weekday he takes the elevator to go down to the ground floor to go to work. When he returns, he takes the elevator to the eighth floor and then walks up the stairs to reach his apartment to thirteen floor. If it is raining, he does the same thing, except he takes the elevator to the tenth floor before walking.
He hates walking, so why does he do it?
Answer: The man is short, he uses an umbrella the days is raining.
4th Dec 2017
What has cities, but no houses; forests, but no trees; water, but no fish?
5th Dec 2017
What has a heart but no other organs.
Answer: deck of cards
6th Dec 2017
You will always find me in the past. I can be created in the present but the future can never taint me. what am I?
7th Dec 2017
What belong to you but other people use it more than you.
Answer: your name
8th Dec 2017
The more you take, the more you leave behind. What am I?
Answer: foot steps
9th Dec 2017
I’m tall when I’m young, and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?
10th Dec 2017
What occurs once in a year, twice in a week, but never in a day?
Answer: the letter “e”
11th Dec 2017
What can you catch but not throw?
12th Dec 2017
2 is a couple, 3 is a crowd. What is 4 and 5?
13th Dec 2017
What can’t be used until it’s broken?
14th Dec 2017
Removing one from eleven makes it ten and removing one from nine makes it ten.
Is it even possible?
Answer: yes it is possible in Roman Numerals:
9 = IX
10 = X
11 = XI
15th Dec 2017
What gets bigger the more you take away?
Answer: a hole
16th Dec 2017
What comes down but never goes up?
17th Dec 2017
If I drink, I die. If i eat, I am fine. What am I?
18th Dec 2017
What kind of tree can you carry in your hand?
19th Dec 2017
What gets broken without being held?
20th Dec 2017
How many of each species did Moses take on the ark with him?
Answer: none, Moses wasn’t on the ark Noah was.
21th Dec 2017
If you look at the number on my face you won’t find thirteen anyplace.
Answer: a clock
22nd Dec 2017
What is between Heaven and Earth?
Answer: the world “and”
23nd Dec 2017
If you want me you’ll have to share me but if you share me I will be gone. What am I?
24nd Dec 2017
Why do French people like to eat snail?
Answer: they don’t like eating fast food.