# Riddle #235

simple

## One thing which pleases us all

This very thing you were born with pleases us all. It's even capable of making men fall, while only experienced by few it's treasured by all.
Beauty.
69.14 %

## Nobody can ever eat it

You always serve it, but nobody can ever eat it. What is that?
A tennis ball.
74.40 %

## Fuzzy Math in the Hardware Store

You overhear a man talking to a clerk in a hardware store. The clerk says "One will cost you 12 cents, ten will cost your 24 cents, and one hundred will cost you 36 cents." What is the man buying?
The man is buying physical numbers to nail to the front of his house. Each number costs 12 cents, and so "1" will cost 12 cents, "10" will cost 24 cents, and "100" will cost 36 cents.
74.40 %

## What is the name of the item?

What is it that you throw away the outer side, then cook the insides and then throw away the insides – what is the name of the item?
Corn on the cob. You throw away the husk, cook and eat the corn kernels and throw away the cob.
74.54 %

## As cold as death

Alive without breath, As cold as death; Never thirsty, ever drinking, All in mail never clinking.
Fish.
71.14 %

## Endlessly swimming in a waterless sea

Large as a mountain, small as a pea, Endlessly swimming in a waterless sea.
Asteroids.
71.09 %

## I like to eat fish and berries

I live in the woods. I'm very big and furry. I have a big nose, a little tail and four legs. I like to eat fish and berries. I am a...
Bear.
72.55 %

## Chimney

What can go up a chimney down but not down a chimney up?
An umbrella.
63.35 %

## Everyone has to face me

Sometimes I am loved, usually by the young. Other times I am dreaded, mostly by the old ones. I am hard to remember, also hard to forget. And yet if you do, You'll make someone upset. I occur every day everyone has to face me. Even if you don't want it to happen; embrace me. What am I?
Birthday.
68.61 %

## Five fingers

What has five fingers but is not alive?
A glove.
73.93 %