Riddles – September 2021


Riddle: Coin Trick

Submitted by Micky L.

Put a coin into an empty bottle and insert a cork into the neck. How can you remove the coin without removing the cork or breaking the bottle?

Last Month’s Riddle: Card Trick

Three playing cards in a row. Can you name them with these clues? There is a two to the right of a king. A diamond will be found to the left of a spade. An ace is to the left of a heart. A heart is to the left of a spade. Now, identify all three cards.

Solution: The Ace of Diamonds, King of Hearts, and the Two of Spades.

Solved by: The Blum Family, Lauren Betesh, Sarah Zami, David Zami, David Ades, Nemo the Fish, Dovid Katz, The Shmulster, and Yosef Amram.

Junior Riddle: Four-Way Stop

Submitted by Lenore W.

Four cars come to a four-way stop, all coming from a different direction. They can’t decide who got there first, so they all go forward at the same time. They do not crash into each other, but all four cars go. How is this possible?

Last Month’s Junior Riddle: All In The Family

Mr. and Mrs. Mustard have six daughters and each daughter has one brother. How many people are in the Mustard family?

Solution: There are nine Mustards in the family. Since each daughter shares the same brother, there are six girls, one boy, and Mr. and Mrs. Mustard.

Solved by: The Blum Family, The Tawil Family, David Kamka, Jacqueline Smouha, Marc Smouha, Nemo the Fish, Big Mike, and The Squinchster,