Simple riddles with simple answers
What is it that goes up and goes down but does not move?
What can you catch but not throw?
Until I am measured I am not known.
Yet how you miss me when I have flown.
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.
What is the ancient invention that allows people to see through walls?
Re-arrange the letters, O O U S W T D N E J R to spell just one word.
"Just one word".
What has only two words, but thousands of letters?
Even if you give this to someone else, you still get to keep it. What is it?
It has only two bones, but there are 1000s of ribs. What is that?
What is red but it smells like a blue paint?