Riddles – May 2022


Riddle: Egg-Zactly

Submitted by: Martin L.

If 5 peacocks lay 10 eggs in two days, how many peacocks will lay 100 eggs in 24 days?


Last Month’s Riddle: Flower Garden

You planted sunflower seeds in your back garden. Every day, the number of flowers doubles. If it takes 52 days for the flowers to fill the garden, how many days would it take for them to fill half the garden?

Solution: It would take 51 days. If the number of flowers doubles every day, half the garden would be full the day before, on the 51st day.

Solved by: The Tawil Family, Morris B., and The Shmulster.


Junior Riddle: Chess Masters

Submitted by: Barbra H.

Two girls played and completed five games of chess. Each of them won the same number of games and there weren’t any draws. How did it happen?



Last Month’s Junior Riddle: What Am I?

I can be driven, but I do not have wheels. I can be sliced, but I always remain whole. What am I?

Solution: A golf ball!

Solved by: Eddie F., The Shmulster, The Tawil Family, and Big Mike.