Quiz: This Basic Riddles Quiz Will Test Your Mental Sharpness


Are you as mentally sharp as you think you are?

Find out if you're really as mentally sharp as you think you are by taking this quiz and solving classic riddles.

 Sep 22, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

If you break me, I'll not stop working. What am I?
A music box
A heart
A car

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Why can't someone living in Maine be buried in Florida?
Because it’s illegal to be buried in another state
Because those two states have tense relations
Because they’re still living

3 of 15Pick your answer!

A man rode in to town on Tuesday, and left two days later on Tuesday. How so?
His horse was called Tuesday
It was a leap year
He was on another planet

4 of 15Pick your answer!

What do you break before you use it?
An egg
A pair of shoes
A phone

5 of 15Pick your answer!

How many bananas can you eat if your stomach is empty?

6 of 15Pick your answer!

What has 13 hearts, but no other organs?
A butterfly
A spider
A deck of cards

7 of 15Pick your answer!

What kind of coat is always wet when you put it on?
A raincoat
A coat of paint
A winter coat

8 of 15Pick your answer!

I travel all over the world, but always stay in my corner. What am I?
A travel agent
A musician
A stamp

9 of 15Pick your answer!

How far can a fox run into a grove?
A quarter of the way
All the way
Half way

10 of 15Pick your answer!

A beggar's brother died, but the man who died had no brother. How could this be?
The beggar was a twin
The beggar was a woman
The beggar was adopted

11 of 15Pick your answer!

What makes noise, stops noise, and does not like noise?
A choir
A child
A wife

12 of 15Pick your answer!

What runs around a city but never moves?
A city wall
Law enforcement
A paperboy

13 of 15Pick your answer!

What travels alone but is never alone, and has a name but doesn't exist?
A thief
A hitchhiker
A shadow

14 of 15Pick your answer!

What is put on a table and cut, but never eaten?

15 of 15Pick your answer!

It has a long neck, a name of a bird, it feeds on cargo of ships, and it's not alive. What is it?
A crane
A shovel
A car
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