Riddles – December 2022


Riddle: All In The Family

Submitted by:  Morris K.

Leah has a very big family. There are 25 uncles, 25 aunts, and 40 cousins. Each of her cousins has an uncle who is not Leah’s uncle. How is this possible?

Last Month’s Riddle: Cat Compensation

A duck was given $9, a spider was given $36, a bee was given $27. Based off of this information, how much money would be given to a cat?


Solution: $18.00 ($4.50 per leg)!


Solved by: Family Blum, Moshe Picciotto, Celia & Momo, Belle Gadeh, H. Soleimani, Samuel Laskin, Big Mike, and Rabbi Max.

Junior Riddle: Figure Out The Word   

Submitted by: Esther N.

The first two letters signify a male while the first three letters signify a female; the first four letters signify a champion while the entire world signifies a great woman. What word is it?

Last Month’s Junior Riddle: Escape Artist   

Imagine that you are trapped inside a windowless building with nothing but a box of matches, 3 candles and a ceramic mug. The flood waters are rising and are currently up to your neck. The door is hopelessly locked and there is no one within 500 miles of you. How can you get out of this situation?

Solution: Stop imagining!


Solved by: Family Blum, Belle Gadeh, Haim S., Samuel Laskin, Allan G., and The Shmulster.