Ready to have some fun? Test your knowledge with these riddles for kids! Kids do love riddles. Riddles help to develop their language skills and thinking processes.
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We also cover easy riddles for kids, hard riddles for kids, funny riddles for kids. You can also find a mix of all these types of riddles on our site.
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Bible Riddles for Kids
Riddle: I was the first thing God created. What was I?
Riddle: I was given a coat of many colors. Who am I?
Riddle: I am a food found in the Lord’s prayer. What am I?
Riddle: I slew a lion and a bear including a giant. Who was I?
Riddle: I was written on two tablets and given to Moses on Mount Sinai. What was I?
Answer: The Ten Commandments
Riddle: What did Noah use to build the ark?
Answer: His bare hands!
Riddle: I have a name and my name was mentioned first in the Bible. Who am I?
Riddle: How many times did Moses lead the Israelites around the wall of Jericho?
Answer: None because Moses did not enter the promise land
Riddle: I was hated by my brothers. Sold to slavery. Ended up in prison but became ruler of men. Who was I?
Riddle: I am one of the tribes of Israel that the parents of Moses belonged to. What tribe am I?
Riddle: I Said: “The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.” Who am I?
Riddle: I said: “My soul magnifies the Lord.” Who am I?
Riddle: I asked God not to destroy Sodom and Gomorrah if righteous men could be found there. Who am I?
Easy Riddles For Kids
Riddle: What has one bee at one end and five bees at the other?
Answer: A B-5 bomber!
Riddle: How do you fix a serious leak?
Answer: With a seal!
Riddle: Why did the chicken cross the road?
Answer: To get to the other side!
Riddle: How many months have 28 days?
Answer: All of them!
Riddle: What kind of tree can you carry in your hand?
Answer: A palm tree!
Riddle: I have a head and a tail but no body. What am I?
Answer: A coin!
Riddle: I’m tall when I’m young and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?
Answer: A candle!
Riddle: You see a boat filled with people. It has not sunk, but when you look again you don’t see a single person on the boat. Why?
Answer: They were all at church!
Riddle: What kind of tree can you carry in your hand?
Answer: A palm tree!
Riddle: What word begins with T, finishes with T, and has T in it?
Answer: A teapot
Riddle: What five-letter word becomes shorter when you add two letters to it?
Answer: Shorter. (Short + ‘er’)
Riddle: What object has hands but can’t clap?
Answer: A clock
Riddle: What object has 88 keys, but can’t open a door?
Answer: A piano
Riddle: What has a bed but never sleeps, can run but never walks and has a bank but no money?
Answer: A river
Riddle: What has one head, one foot, and four legs?
Answer: A bed
Riddle: What gets bigger the more you take from it?
Answer: A hole.
Riddle: You see me once in June and twice in November. What am I?
Answer: The letter E!
Riddle: If Peter’s father is Paul’s son, who is Paul to Peter?
Answer: Paul is Peter’s grandfather
Medium Riddles for Kids
Riddle: I have four wings but cannot fly. Who am I?
Answer: A mosquito!
Riddle: Give me food and I will live, give me water and I will die. What am I?
Riddle: I get wet the more I get dry. What am I?
Answer: A Towel
Riddle: You have to break me before you can use me.
Answer: An egg
Riddle: What belongs to you but its often used more by others?
Answer: My name
Riddle: I have many keys but I cannot open a single door. What am I?
Answer: A piano
Riddle: A man discovered an old coin and concluded that the date on the coin was 160 B.C. This could not be true. Why?
Answer: B.C. is counted backwards from the birth of Christ. So before Christ was born, there would not have been any date attached to anything then.
Riddle: Which of these is heavier, a pound of iron or a pound of wool?
Answer: Both weigh the same because a pound is a pound
Riddle: I am lighter than a feather, but yet the strongest human cannot hold me for more than 5-6 minutes.
Riddle: Name three consecutive days without using the words Monday, Tuesday, Friday?
Answer: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Riddle: David’s mother had four children. The first was named Timothy, Second named Matthew, and third named Simon. What was the forth person named as?
Answer: David of course. David is the forth child.
Riddle: You are running a car race. You pass the car in second position. What position are you in now?
Answer: Second position
Riddle: What gets smarter the more you use it?
Answer: The brain
Riddle: I am the only one that has it. If I share it, I no longer have it. What is it?
Answer: A secret
Riddle: What do people catch but never throws it?
Riddle: How many months in a year has 28 days?
Answer: All 12 months has the 28th day
Riddle: What has holes it it but is still able to hold water?
Answer: A sponge
Riddle: It follows you everywhere you go and does everything you do but you can’t catch it. What is it?
Answer: Your shadow
Riddle: What is next letter in this sequence? JFMAMJJASON
Answer: Letter D = December. Each letter is the first letter of each month.
Riddle: I am a letter. When you add me to number “ONE”, I make ONE disappear. What am I?
Answer: Letter G = GONE
Riddle: How do you spell a COW in thirteen letters?
Answer: See O Double You
Riddle: I begin every sentence. What am I?
Answer: Capital letter
Riddle: What flag has 5 circles in it?
Answer: The Olympic flag
Riddle: What can fly without wings?
Riddle: What has lots of eyes but unable to see?
Riddle: Fashions change but what can a person wear that is never out of style?
Answer: A smile
Hard Riddles For Kids
This section contains some hard riddles for kids or tricky riddles for kids.
Riddle: I am an odd number. When you remove one letter from me, I become even. What number am I?
Answer: Seven – When you remove the first letter “S”, the left over becomes “even”
Riddle: What has a bright orange colour with a green top, and sounds like a parrot?
Answer: A carrot
Riddle: During Christmas, a one-story house wall is painted orange, the doors painted orange, windows painted orange. The furniture’s are also orange. What colour do you think the stairs are painted with?
Answer: There aren’t any stairs in a one-story house
Riddle: You get into me easily but difficult to get out of me. What am I?
Riddle: You can hear me but cannot see or touch me, however you have full control of me. What am I?
Answer: My voice
Riddle: A boy fell of 30 foot ladder but wasn’t hurt. How is that possible?
Answer: He fell off at the bottom last step
Riddle: I am always in front of you and never behind you. What am I?
Answer: Your future
Riddle: What is the beginning of everything?
Answer: Letter “g”
Riddle: I have legs but unable to walk. What am I?
Answer: A chair
Riddle: What comes once in a million, twice in a moment, but never in a century?
Answer: The letter “m”!
Riddle: You enter a room that contains a candle, a match, a fireplace and a kerosene. Which do you light first?
Answer: The “match”
Riddle: In winter, I fall down but never gets hurt. What am I?
Answer: A snow
Riddle: You see me in the sky with wings flying but I am not a bird. Who do you think I am?
Answer: An airplane
Riddle: The more you look further, the less you see. What am I?
Riddle: You see me once in June, twice in November, and trice in September. What am I?
Answer: The letter “e”
Riddle: I am so fragile. When you say my name, I break. What am I?
Riddle: I can fill a room without taking a single space. Who do you think I am?
Answer: A light
Riddle: I have three syllables and contain 26 letters. What am I?
Riddle: By tomorrow I will say, “The day before yesterday was Saturday.” What day is it yesterday?
Riddle: A boy is on the 4th floor. He climbs up 5 stories, down 7, up 6, down 3, and up 4 again. Which floor is he at now?
Answer: 9th floor
Riddle: A barrel of water weighs 60 pounds. How can you make it to weigh 50 pounds?
Answer: Punch a hole at the right height for the water to come out
Riddle: What Can Travel Around The World While Staying In A Corner?
Answer: A stamp
Funny Riddles For Kids
Riddle: When I look for something, I usually find it in the last place I look. Why?
Answer: Because after I find it, I don’t look for it again
Riddle: A biker drove into town on Sunday. She stayed in that town for three days and drove out on Sunday. How was that possible?
Answer: Her bikes name is Sunday
Riddle: There are 3 candies and you take away two candies. How may candies is now left with you?
Answer: Two of course!
Riddle: A man was waking when it began to rain. He had no umbrella to protect himself but yet no single hair on his head got wet. How was that possible?
Answer: He had no hair, so he was bald.
Riddle: I threw away the outside and cooked the inside. The I hate the outside and threw away the inside. What thing did I just eat?
Answer: Corn on the cobs
Riddle: What word is spelt incorrectly in the dictionary?
Riddle: I am always on the dinner table, but you can’t eat me. What am 1?
Answer: Plates and cutlery
Word Riddles For Kids
Riddle: What seven letter word becomes longer when you remove the third letter?
Answer: Lounger = Longer
Riddle: Which band never plays music?
Answer: A rubber band
Riddle: What looks like red and smells like paint?
Answer: A red paint
Riddle: What English word retains the same pronunciation, even after you remove the last four of its five letters?
Riddle: What of the body part is pronounced as one word, but written with three letters, and with only two different letters?
Answer: The “Eye”
Riddle: What four letter word can you take away three of the letters and it still says the same?
Answer: FIVE – Take IVE and you are left with V which is a roman number for Five
Riddle: What word has an “E” at the beginning, an “E” at the end and has a letter in it?
Answer: An envelope
Thinking Outside The Box
Riddle: A woman is in her car. She sees two doors, a golden door and a wooden door. Which door does she go through first?
Answer: Her car’s door
Riddle: There is an apple tree in Mr John’s backyard. When the wind blows towards the North, what direction will the orange fall?
Answer: No orange will fall because its an apple tree
Riddle: A dog is on a 2 meter chain and wants a born that is 3 meters away. What can the dog do to reach the born?
Answer: Simple walk to the born since the dog is not chained
Riddle: How many times can you subtract 5 from 25?
Answer: One time because the next number is 20 and not 25
Riddle: What has four letters, sometimes has nine letters and never has five letters.
Answer: The words “WHAT”, “SOMETIMES”, and “NEVER”. Now read the sentence as a sentence and not as a question. You will see each of these words in it.
Riddle: Mary has five daughters. The 1st is named June. 2nd is named July. 3rd is called August. 4th is September. What is the name of the 5th.
Answer: The 5th is called “WHAT” because there is there is no question mark at the end of the sentence above.
Riddle: You are among 100 people in a race with 10 laps to go. You pass the 100th person. What position are you in now?
Answer: Any position apart from the 100th position
Riddle: You walk into a room and found a single bed. On the bed, you see two dogs, five cats, a goat, four cows and a duck. You also see three chickens flying above the bed. How many legs are on the ground?
Answer: There will be 6 legs on the ground. The 4 legs of the bed and your 2 legs since no other future is mentioned in the room.
Animal Riddles For Kids
Riddle: What always goes to bed with its shoes on?
Answer: A horse
Riddle: I am a bird, I am a fruit and I am a person. What am I?
Answer: A kiwi
Riddle: Small edible creature from the sea that is often served at restaurants.
Answer: A shrimp
Riddle: A man walks out of a house that has four walls all facing north. A bird walks past him. What is it?
Answer: A penguin
Riddle: The alphabet goes from A to Z. What goes from Z to A?
Riddle: What grows up while growing down?
Answer: A goose
Riddle: A colourful bird that talks?
Riddle: I was sacrificed in place of Isaac. What animal am I?
Answer: A ram
Riddle: The lame man shall leap Like me. What animal am I?
Answer: A hart
Riddle: Give not that which is holy unto what animals?
Answer: Dogs (Matthew 7:6)
Riddle: The sluggard is told to go to me. What insect am I?
Answer: An ant (Proverbs 6:6)
Riddle: Jesus compared Herod as what animal?
Answer: A fox (Luke 13:32)
Riddle: You blind guides strained at me and swallowing a camel! What insect am I?
Answer: A gnat (Matthew 23:23-24)
Riddle: The navy of Tharshish brought me once in three years. What animal am I?
Answer: An ape (1 Kings 10:22)
Riddle: My shape is described as that of horses. What insect am I?
Answer: A locust (Revelation 9:7)
Riddle: Hosea likened Israel’s stubbornness to me. What animal am I?
Answer: A heifer (Hosea 4:15-16)
Riddle: In Daniel’s vision, I came from the west across the face of the whole earth, without touching the ground. What animal am I?
Answer: A male goat (Daniel 8:5)
Riddle: Seven of us, thin and scorched by the east wind swallowed seven healthy version of us. What am I?
Answer: Grain (Genesis 41:5-7)
Riddle: Seven of us, ugly and gaunt ate up seven health and fat once. What animals are we?
Answer: Cows (Genesis 41:1-5)
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