Quiz: Only A Genius Will Succeed At These Detective Riddles

Are you the next Sherlock Holmes?

Think you're a logical genius? Take this fun riddles quiz if you love brain exercise and logic quizzes!

 Mar 25, 2018

1 of 15Choose the correct answer!

How many letters are there in the English alphabet?
7
18
26

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Lisa’s father has five daughters – Nana, Nene, Nini, Nono. What is the fifth daughter’s name?
Nunu
Nancy
Lisa

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What always runs, never walks, often murmurs, never talks, has a bed, never sleeps, has a mouth, but never eats?
River
Rain
Radio

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Can a man from Alaska marry his widow’s sister in Paris?
Yes
No

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A certain crime is punishable if attempted but not punishable if committed. What is it?
Murder
Theft
Suicide

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No sooner spoken than broken. What is it?
Silence
Letter
Secret

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I'm light as a feather, yet the strongest man can't hold me for much more than a minute.
Cotton
Sunlight
Breath

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I'm double, I'm single, I'm black, blue, and gray, I'm read from both ends. What am I?
Eye
Book
Nut

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Bill, John, and Todd are suspects. This code reveals the true criminal: 5508 51 7718. Who committed the crime?
Bill
John
Todd

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Sam was murdered on Sunday morning. His wife was swimming, the chef making sausage and the maid was picking up mail at the time of the murder. Who killed Sam?
His wife
The maid
The chef

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Throw it off the highest building, and I'll not break. But put me in the ocean, and I will. What am I?
Tissue
Coin
Water

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I have holes in my top and bottom, my left and right, and in the middle. But I still hold water. What am I?
Water bottle
Basketball
Sponge

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Which room is the safest: a room full of rattle snakes, a room full of trained assassins, or a room full of lions who haven't eaten in years?
3rd
2nd
1st

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What is more useful when it is broken?
Promise
Egg
Bat

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What has a head, a tail, is brown, and has no legs?
Penny
Soil
Nose
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