# Best riddles for kids

## Don't share me

When you have me, you feel like sharing me. But, if you do share me, you don't have me. What am i?
A secret.
65.87 %

## Beth's mother

Beth's mother has three daughters. One is called Lara, the other one is Sara. What is the name of the third daughter?
Beth.
65.65 %

## An electric train

If an electric train is going east at 60 miles an hour and there is a strong westerly wind, which way does the smoke from the train drift?
Here is no smoke coming from electric trains.
65.56 %

There was a railroad crossing without any cars and trucks! Can you spell that without using any "R"?
T-H-A-T
65.52 %

## I have a forked tongue

I hiss. I can be poisonous. I am long. I have a forked tongue. What am I?
I am a snake.
65.42 %

## Black child of a white father

I am the black child of a white father, a wingless bird, flying even to the clouds of heaven. I give birth to tears of mourning in pupils that meet me, even though there is no cause for grief, and at once on my birth I am dissolved into air. What am I?
Smoke.
65.36 %

## Grandma and Cake

You are on your way to visit your Grandma, who lives at the end of the valley. It's her anniversary, and you want to give her the cakes you've made. Between your house and her house, you have to cross 5 bridges, and as it goes in the land of make believe, there is a troll under every bridge! Each troll, quite rightly, insists that you pay a troll toll. Before you can cross their bridge, you have to give them half of the cakes you are carrying, but as they are kind trolls, they each give you back a single cake. How many cakes do you have to leave home with to make sure that you arrive at Grandma's with exactly 2 cakes?
2 Cakes How? At each bridge you are required to give half of your cakes, and you receive one back. Which leaves you with 2 cakes after every bridge.
65.31 %

## You want me, when you don't have me

When you don't have me, you want me, but when you do have me, you want to give me away. What am I?
A secret.
65.27 %

## Baggy Suit

A crime has been committed at Freemont Street. The main suspect is a man named Sean Baker. It was said that a man had been walking along the pathway when he was suddenly shot in the stomach. The suspect had brown hair, blue eyes and wore a baggy Armani suit just like Sean Baker's. Sean was asked to tell the story right from the beginning. "Well," said Sean, "I was just hanging around the park when I saw this man walking along the pathway. Suddenly, a guy came up from behind him and shot him! I ran home as fast as I could. The policemen asked him to give a description of the murderer. "He had a red mustache, red hair and a baggy Armani suit on." "I think this man is telling a lie," said one of the policemen. How did he know?
How can the murderer shoot him in the stomach if he came up behind the man?
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