Fun and tricky riddles for kids

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Get ready to have some fun! Try out these rhymes and count how many you got them right. Take it as a challenge and see who wins it. 

1. I have keys but open no locks. I have space but no room. You can enter, but you can’t go inside. What am I?

2. The more you take, the more you leave behind. What am I?

3. I have wings but can’t fly. I can cry, but I don’t have eyes. Wherever I go, darkness follows me. What am I?

4. I’m not alive, but I can grow; I don’t have lungs, but I need air; I don’t have a mouth, but water kills me. What am I?

5. What comes once in a minute, twice in a moment, but never in a thousand years?

6. I speak without a mouth and hear without ears. I have no body, but I come alive with the wind. What am I?

7. The more you take, the more you leave behind. What am I?

8. I’m tall when I’m young, short when I’m old. What am I?

9. I can be cracked, made, told, and played. What am I?

10. The person who makes it, sells it. The person who buys it never uses it. What is it?


Solution 1: A keyboard.

Solution 2:Footsteps.

Solution 3: An aeroplane.

Solution 4: An iceberg.

Solution 5: The letter ‘M’.

Solution 6: An echo.

Solution 7: Footsteps.

Solution 8: A candle.

Solution 9: A joke.

Solution 10: A coffin.

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Tipparaju Bhavya

A digital marketing enthusiast here to create a world full of imagination for kids with stories, poems, rhymes.

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