Good Riddles


Question: I attach to your hip and I sing all day.
All I want to do is play.

Riddle #181 (medium)

Question: Thirty white horses stand on a red hill,
First they champ,
Then they stamp,
Then they stand still.

What are they?

Riddle #180 (medium)

Question: I have roots that nobody sees,
I'm taller than any trees,
up and up I go,
but I never grow?

What am I?

Riddle #179 (medium)

Question: Joe deals himself and his friend John some cards from a deck of cards (not the same amount). If John gives Joe some cards Joe will have 4 times as many cards as John. If Joe gives John the same number of cards he will have 3 times as many cards as John.

How many cards does each man have and how many cards do they trade?

Riddle #178 (medium)

Question: You are a prisoner. The only way to escape the prison is to walk down a very long hallway that takes 2 hours to get through. Guards come out of a door halfway down the hall every hour and take any prisoners walking out back to the prison and escort any visitors out of the prison. The guards cannot tell the difference between prisoners and visitors.

How do you escape?