Riddles – March 2022


Riddle: Hairy Situation

Submitted by Carol T.

A woman describes her daughters, saying, “They are all blonde, but two; all brunette but two; and all red-headed but two.” How many daughters does she have?


Last Month’s Riddle: Shopping Spree

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?

Solution: Morris was buying home address numbers and they cost $1 per digit.

Solved by: Ira Rabinowitz, Big Mike, The Tawil Family, and Sophia H.


Junior Riddle: Measured in Hours

Submitted by Nathan D.

My life can be measured in hours, I serve by being devoured. Thin, I am quick. Fat, I am slow. Wind is my foe. What am I?


Last Month’s Junior Riddle: What Am I?

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

Solution: A mirror!

Solved by: Rosa Husney, Ira Rabinowitz, The Shmulster, The Tawil Family, The Big Cheese, Sophia H., Audrey Cohen, and Gary Franco.