# Riddle #1024

## Goes up and goes down

What is it that goes up and goes down but does not move?
The temperature.
78.86 %

## I eat clams

I live in the ocean. I move slowly. I eat clams. I have five arms. I am a...
Starfish.
82.12 %

## Has hands but can not clap

What has hands but can not clap?
A clock.
81.84 %

## Four daughters

Mr. Smith has 4 daughters. Each of his daughters has a brother. How many children does Mr. Smith have?
He has 5 children, all of the daughters have the same 1 brother.
81.48 %

## One word

Re-arrange the letters, O O U S W T D N E J R to spell just one word.
"Just one word".
81.09 %

## Whoever...

Whoever makes it, tells it not. Whoever takes it, knows it not. Whoever knows it, wants it not.
Counterfeit money.
80.94 %

## Seen or touched

I cannot be felt, seen or touched, yet I can be found in everybody. My existence is always in debate, yet I have my own style of music.
I'm a soul.
80.14 %

## 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.
80.14 %

## Two men with backpacks

Two men are in a desert. They're both wearing backpacks. One of the men is dead. The man who is alive, has his pack open. The dead man's pack is closed. What is in their packs?
A parachute.
80.05 %

## Foot on each side and one in the middle

What has a foot on each side and one in the middle?
A yardstick.
80.05 %