Brainteasers 10

  1. What's the difference between here and there?

  2. What is better than the best thing, and worse than the worst thing?

  3. What won't break if you throw it off the highest building in the world, but will break if you place it in the ocean?

  4. What two things can you never eat for breakfast?

  5. What runs but cannot walk?

  6. What one word has the most letters in it?

  7. Which tongue can wag, but will never utter a word?

  8. Why are Teddy Bears never hungry?

  9. What two things can never be eaten for breakfast?

  10. If you have two hourglasses - one four-minute timer and one seven-minute timer, how can you measure nine minutes?

  11. In olden days, you are a clever thief charged with treason against the king and sentenced to death. But the king decides to be a little lenient and lets you choose your own way to die. What would you choose? Remember, you're clever!

  12. If a grasshopper halves the distance to a wall on every jump, how many jumps will he need to reach the wall if he starts from ten feet away?

  13. How can you spell brandy in three letters?

  14. This is an unusual paragraph. I'm curious to how quickly you can find out what is so unusual about it? It looks so plain you would think nothing was wrong with it! In fact, nothing is wrong with it, though unusual. Study it, and think about it, but you still may not find anything odd. But, if you work at it a bit, you might find out! Try to do so without any coaching!

  15. What do you call a fairy that hasn't taken a bath?

  16. Hows the restaurant on the moon?

  17. What can you catch but can't throw?

  18. What do the dentists call the astronauts cavity?

  19. Take away my first letter and I am unchanged: Take away my second letter and I am unchanged: Take away all my remaining letters and I am still unchanged! What am I?

  20. What do you call a grumpy cow?

  21. What gets whiter the dirtier that it gets?

  22. What do sea monsters eat?

  23. Why is it so easy to weigh fish?

  24. Big as a biscuit, deep as a cup, even a river can't fill it up. What is it?

  25. What word, by changing the position of one letter, turns into its opposite?