Riddle #65

White house

If a green man lives in a green house, a purple man lives in a purple house, a blue man lives in a blue house, a yellow man lives in a yellow house, a black man lives in a black house. Who lives in a White house?
The President.
77.20 %

You bury me when I am alive

You bury me when I am alive, and dig me up when I die. What am I?
A plant.
83.61 %

Greatest invention ever?

There is an ancient invention still used in some parts of the world today that allows people to see through walls. What is it?
A window.
82.29 %

Elephants and wrinkles

Why do elephants have wrinkles?
No one is brave enough to iron them.
80.62 %

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.
80.48 %

The difference between here and there

What's the difference between here and there?
T (the letter 't' is added to the front 'here' to spell 'there').
80.25 %

Cowboy

How could the cowboy travel on friday, then sleep two days and then travel back home on friday.
If the horse was named Friday.
80.19 %

Three playing cards

Three playing cards in a row. Can you name them with these clues? There is a two to the right of a king. A diamond will be found to the left of a spade. An ace is to the left of a heart. A heart is to the left of a spade. Now, identify all three cards.
Ace of Diamonds, King of Hearts, Two of Spades.
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 %