Riddles – February 2022


Riddle: Shopping Spree

Submitted by Ronnie W.

Morris walked into a hardware store and asked the price of some items. The salesman said: One costs $1, Eight costs $1, Seventeen cost $2, One hundred four costs $3 and One thousand seventy two costs $4. What was Morris buying?

Previous Month’s Riddle: Coin Conundrum

I have a large money box, 12 inches wide, and 6 inches tall. How many quarters can I place in it until my money box is no longer empty?

Solution: Just one, after which it will no longer be empty!

Solved by: The Tawil Family, Lulu Saadia, Sophia H., Blimi Yoffe, Eliyahu Cohen, Morris Kabani, Herskovich Family, Leibowitz Family, and Big Mike.

Junior Riddle: What Am I?

Submitted by Simone K. If you drop me I’m sure to crack, but give me a smile and I’ll always smile back. What am I?

Previous Month’s Junior Riddle: A Hairy Situation

How can a man who shaves several times a day still sport a long beard?

Solution: He’s a barber!

Solved by: Yanky Greenberg, The Hidary Family, The Shmulster, and The Big Cheese.