Best riddles


Six glasses in a row

Six glasses are in a row. The first three are filled with milk and the last three are empty. By moving only one glass, can you arrange them so that the full and the empty glasses alternate?
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47 votes


6 afraid of 7

Why is 6 afraid of 7?
Because seven was hungry and 'seven ate nine' (7, 8, 9).
79.75 %
47 votes


Five Men Like Pete

Pete is a worker on a large ship with hundreds of other men. He is constantly making mistakes, tying ropes the wrong way, steering the ship the wrong way, and making other blunders. One time he accidentally caused the ship to get stuck in a shallow shore, causing thousands of dollars in damage. However, when Steve, the captain of the ship, is asked about Pete, Steve says "I wish we had five men like Pete on this ship." Why would he say this?
79.52 %
59 votes



Two Friends Priyam and Shruti were talking. Priyam said 'what rhymes with the word mango?'. Shruti replied, 'Nothing rhymes with mango.' 'Actually something rhymes with mango', replied Priyam. Who is correct?
Both are wrong 'nothing' and 'something' don't rhyme with the word mango.
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46 votes


The farmer, the engineer, the physicist, and the mathematician

A farmer challenges an engineer, a physicist, and a mathematician to fence off the largest amount of area using the least amount of fence. The engineer made his fence in a circle and said it was the most efficient. The physicist made a long line and said that the length was infinite. Then he said that fencing half of the Earth was the best. The mathematician laughed at the others and with his design, beat the others. What did he do?
79.24 %
52 votes