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Riddles and Answers for Kids

Riddles and Answers for Kids

Are you looking for some riddles for kids? If yes, you are at the right place as this Plentifun article is an effort to bring together some goofy riddles and their answers for young children.
Deepa Kartha
Last Updated: Jan 23, 2018
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Riddles are questions that are formed in a metaphorical manner. Though the answer may be a simple one, the question is created in such a manner that it may take lot of thinking for a person to come up with the correct answer. Due to this, they are considered to be fun and entertaining by people, especially by young children. Many kids have the habit of jotting down riddles and posing them to their friends during play time. So, if you are looking for some brain teasers that you can ask your friends at a slumber party or may be at school during free time, here are some simple riddles for kids with their answers.
Riddles for Kids with Answers

Brain teasers can be categorized into different types. While some are informative, there are others which are funny and has the ability of provoking laughter. Moreover, there are some which are easy to answer and there are some logic puzzles for kids which are created in such a way that it becomes more complex than the others.

List of Riddles

» A cloud is my mother, the wind is my father, my son is the cool stream, and my daughter is the fruit of the land. A rainbow is my bed, the earth my final resting place, and I'm the torment of man.

» You can keep it only after giving it away to someone else. What is it?

» What belongs to you but others use it more than you do?

» I am taken from a mine, and shut up in a wooden case, from which I am never released, and yet I am used by almost everybody. What am I?

» What goes up the chimney when down, but can't go down the chimney when up?

» Five men went to church. It started to rain. Four men ran for cover, but got wet on the way. The one man who stayed behind stayed dry. How?

» It's been around for millions of years, but it's no more than a month old. What is it?

» It lives without a body, hears without ears, speaks without a mouth, and is born in air. What is it?

» The more you take away, the larger it becomes? What is it?

» What is it that has a bottom at the top of them?

» What is full of holes, but can still hold a lot of water?

» As I went across the bridge, I met a man with a load of wood which was neither straight nor crooked. What kind of wood was it?

» When one does not know what it is, then it is something; but when one knows what it is, then it is nothing.

» It stands on one leg with its heart in its head. What is it?

» What is put on a table and cut, but is never eaten?
Funny Riddles for Kids

» What kind of stones are never found in the ocean?

» Why is the sun so bright?

» What can make an octopus laugh?

» What is black and white and pink all over?

» Why do lions eat raw meat?

» What do lazy dogs do for fun?
» Where do cows go for their holidays?

» What month has 28 days?

» What goes up but never goes down?

» Why did Mickey Mouse become an astronaut?

» What did one potato chip say to the other? 

Why do bees hum?

» Why did the woman wear a helmet at the dinner table?

» What city has no people?
So, the next time you meet your friends, ask them these interesting brain teasers and enjoy when they try to guess the answers.