# Best riddles for teens

## Largest ant

What is the largest ant in the world?
Elephant.
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## Horse that never eats grass

This guy runs fast but cannot stand. People ride this horse that never eats grass. What is it?
Bicycle.
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## A fishing rod

James ordered a fishing rod, priced at \$3.56. Unfortunately, James is an Eskimo who lives in a very remote part of Greenland and the import rules there forbid any package longer than 4 feet to be imported. The fishing rod was 4 feet and 1 inch, just a little too long, so how can the fishing rod be mailed to James without breaking the rules? Ideally James would like the fishing rod to arrive in one piece!
Insert the fishing rod into a box which measures 4 feet on all sides, the fishing rod will fit within the diagonal of the box with room to spare.
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## Eight eights

Using eight eights and addition only, can you make 1000?
888 + 88 + 8 + 8 + 8 = 1000
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## 28 days

How many months have 28 days?
All of them. Every month has 28 days. Some just continue on after reaching 28.
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## Hippopotamus, rhino and elephant

Presume that you do not know what a rhino looks like. Now the question goes like this: If one day while walking in a forest with two of your close friends, one friend shows you an elephant and tells that this is a rhino, and another friend shows you a hippopotamus and tells you that this is rhino, who would you believe and why?
I told you that you do not know what a rhino looks like, not that you are unaware of what a hippo and elephant look like. So you shouldn't believe either of them.
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## All pair up

Brothers, all pair up; Bodies firm and tall. You only care to eat the solid food, And don’t care to eat the soup.
Chopsticks
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## A farmer riddle

A farmer lived in a small village. He had three sons. One day he gave \$100 dollars to his sons and told them to go to market. The three sons should buy 100 animals for \$100 dollars. In the market there were chickens, hens and goats. Cost of a goat is \$10, cost of a hen is \$5 and cost of a chicken is \$0.50. There should be at least one animal from each group. The farmer’s sons should spend all the money on buying animals. There should be 100 animals, not a single animal more or less! What do the sons buy?
They purchased 100 animals for 100 dollars. \$10 spent to purchase 1 goat. \$45 spent to purchase 9 hens. \$45 spent to purchase 90 chickens.
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## How much dirt

How much dirt would be in a hole 6 feet deep and 6 feet wide that has been dug with a square edged shovel?
None. No matter how big a hole is, it's still a hole: the absence of dirt. And those of you who said 36 cubic feet are wrong for another reason, too. You would have needed the length measurement too. So you don't even know how much air is in the hole.
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