Riddles and Puzzles Index Page
We have many pages of riddles, brain teasers, word play tricks,
and puzzles to exercise your brain. This is where you'll find
all of them, as well as other pages that have mental exercises.
You can also receive more riddles and puzzles in the Brainpower
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or in the side bar to the left) you can reply to any weekly issue
in order to send me new ones to include.
Word Association Riddles - Try these riddles that are taken
from a pysychological test.
What Is Humor? - A more serious
look at jokes.
How to Be Funny - Some
Six Short Funny Riddles
- Found nowhere else!
Words Ending in GRY and
Other Riddles - Six, including the "six i's" challenge.
Riddles and Brain Teasers
- A few difficult ones.
Palindromes - A look at some
single-word ones as well as phrases.
Tricky Trivia Questions
- See if you can get three of the ten.
Five Tough Riddles and Six Easy Riddles - A couple new
What Are Poem Riddles? - Here
are a few good examples...
More Online Riddles - A
few new ones here...
Nine Short Riddles - Another
page of short ones...
Not The Paul Harvey Riddle
Again! - The myth of the riddle which
kindergartners can get right more often than seniors at Stanford
Latest... Puzzles - Find
The Word and More Free Puzzles
and More Online Puzzles
More Math Puzzles - A few
more math puzzles to exercise that brain.
Word Puzzles - Four new puzzles
Secret Codes - A list of (and
links to) all the pages on codes, ciphers and cryptograms.
Code Breaking - With a letter
frequency table for letters in English, and a coded message.
More on How to Break Codes
- The solution to the coded message, along with a short lesson.
Cryptogram Puzzles -
A very simple Caesar cipher, and a more difficult puzzle.
Wordplay - How many times can
you use a word consecutively in a sentence?
Funny Quotes - A collection
of funny quotes.
That Riddle About That "That"
- I got a lot of flack about this one, so I explain it here.
What Am I? Riddles -
A small collection.
More Good Riddles - Nine more
to exercise your brain.
Let's Make a Deal Riddle
- The famous probability problem that stumped many logicians.
Kids Jokes | Kids Riddles
- Ten of them (8 riddles and two jokes).
Stupid Jokes - They may be
stupid, but they'll make you laugh.
Free Riddles - More riddles
and a lateral thinking puzzle.
Funny Sayings - A small collection
to make you exercise your brain and sense of humor.
Number Puzzles - A classic,
a code-breaking puzzle, and some algebra.
Hard Logic Riddles -
Using scales the fewest number of times...
Math Puzzles - Enjoy!
Riddle Answers - How to Get
Them - A few techniques for solving riddles.
Writing Jokes and Riddles
- How to do this as a great brain exercise.
The GRY Riddle and Other Word Play
- Name the four words that end in "dous."
Lateral Thinking Puzzles
- An introduction to basic lateral thinking puzzles.
Brain Teasers Riddles
- A man was just doing his job when his suit was torn. Why did
he die three minutes later? Find this and other brain teasers
Difficult Riddles - A
man has twelve toothpicks in front of him. He takes one away,
and now he has nine in front of him. How is this possible? Find
out on this riddle page.
Einstein's Riddle - Are
you in the 2% that can solve it?
Free Brain Teasers - Find
out why a man could fall out of a plane and survive, and test
your skills on a dozen more brain teasers.
Funny Riddles : What did
the kamikaze instructor tell his students? Find out here.
Lateral Thinking : A definition
and a few more lateral thinking puzzles.
Math Riddles - Six math riddles
to exercise your logical brain.
Riddles - What English word retains the same pronunciation,
even after you take away four of its five letters? Get the solution
to that and 22 others.
Word Riddles: Word riddles,
and a few tests of your lateral thinking ability.
Mind Puzzles - From simple
number puzzles to creating jokes.
Really Funny Jokes -
Jokes are included here because they are like lateral thinking
Twisted Humor - Jokes that
are a little more "off color."
Logic Riddles - Ones that
take basic logical reasoning instead of lateral thinking.