# Best riddles for kids

## Give me food, and I will live

Give me food, and I will live. Give me water, and I will die. What am I?
Fire.
70.07 %

## Karl Marx

Why was Karl Marx buried at Highgate Cemetery in London?
70.03 %

## Ends Life Riddle

It can't be seen, can't be felt, can't be heard and can't be smelt. It lies behind stars and under hills, and empty holes it fills. It comes first and follows after, ends life and kills laughter. What is it?
The Dark.
70.01 %

## Just one match

If you had one match and entered a room in which there were a kerosene lamp, an oil burner, and a wood burning stove, which would you light first?
The match.
69.96 %

## Store clerk

Elmer Johnson went to the hardware store to make a purchase for his house. He asked the store clerk, "How much will one cost?" The clerk thought for a moment and said, "Three dollars." Elmer Johnson, who looked a little puzzled said, "Well then, how much will twelve cost?" "Six dollars," replied the clerk. Elmer Johnson scratched his head and said, "If I were to purchase two hundred, how much would that cost?" "That," said the clerk, "will cost you nine dollars." What was Elmer Johnson buying?
69.95 %

## Halloween & Valentine's day

When does Halloween come before Valentine's day?
In a dictionary.
69.92 %

## While with life I glow

Tall I am young, short I am old. While with life I glow, wind is my foe. What am I?
A candle.
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## I eat, I live, I breathe...

I eat, I live. I breathe, I live. I drink, I die. What am I?
Fire.
69.91 %

## Dinner

Wednesday, Tom and Joe went to a restaurant and ate dinner. When they were done they paid for the food and left. But Tom and Joe didn't pay for the food. Who did?
Wednesday (the name of the third person in the group, not the day).
69.90 %