What makes riddles good? At GoodRiddlesNow.com we rate each one of our riddles before being added to our database. They are rated based on difficulty and its ability to use language and/or logic to puzzle the solver. The first standard, difficulty, is essentially how hard the riddle is to solve. We try out each to determine how long it takes to solve. Especially hard riddles may stump you to the point that you are unable to solve them the first time around. That's ok! Put the problem down and come back to it later. Luckily, we provides a huge number of logic puzzles and answers, so you may always surrender to the question and skip right to the answer or to the next one. The second criteria is the adherence of the "riddle" to the definition of a true riddle. The definition of can be found at Wikipedia's Riddle page A true riddle uses language to puzzle the reader by providing an enigma or conundra. Logical riddles require no significant amount of prior fact-based knowledge to solve, and a good riddle shouldn't.
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Question: At low tide 14 rungs of a ship are above the water, the rungs are 15 centimeters apart. each 15 mins the water rises 15 centimeters. after 2 hours and 30 mins how many rungs are above the water?
Question: There were 2 trains heading the opposite directions on the same track.1 was going North, and one was going south, There was a 100m gap between them, avoiding the collision, 2 men saved the trains from colliding on time, Who were they and how did they save them?
Answer: They were the two men onboard. They saved them by stopping the trains, they saw them from a 100m gap.
Question: this is a 6 digit number. this number has two decimal places. there are no tenths or tens in this number. the tenths digit plus the hundredth digit equals 6. if you divide the thousands digit by 2 the answer is 2. the hundreds digit is the same as today's date. the units digit is half the hundredths unit.
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