# Simple riddles

## When I...

When I look at her, she smiles at me. When I wink at her, she winks at me. When I kiss her, she kisses me back. When I say I love you, she says it back. Who am I?
Your own reflection in the mirror.
63.65 %

## It can fill a room without occupying space

It can fill a room without occupying space. What is that?
Light.
63.51 %

## Chimney

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

## 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.
63.34 %

## Lapis lazuli

I am seen in the water if seen in the sky, I am in the rainbow, A jay's feather, And lapis lazuli.
Blue.
63.30 %

## No man can own me, yet I encompass what all men must have

I look flat, but I am deep, Hidden realms I shelter. Lives I take, but food I offer. At times I am beautiful. I can be calm, angry and turbulent. I have no heart, but offer pleasure as well as death. No man can own me, yet I encompass what all men must have.
Ocean.
63.26 %

## Can be swallowed, but can also swallow you

What can be swallowed, but can also swallow you?
Pride.
63.07 %

## In a supermarket

In a supermarket, the first 25 customers of the day purchased an average of two items each. After a further 15 customers, the average number of items purchased by each customer rose to eight. What was the average number of items purchased by the last 15 customers only?
((15+25) x 8 - (25 x 2))/15 = 18
62.91 %

## I can eat anything

If I drink something, then I am just over. However, I can eat anything. What Am I?
A fire.
62.88 %