ThinkTank Riddles #3
Last updated: Wednesday August 3rd, 2022
Here's another collection of ten riddles to keep you thinking!
You are the pilot of a jet that flies from Miami, Florida to Los Angeles, California, a distance of 2,470 miles. The jet flies 400 miles per hour and makes one stop in Houston, Texas, for 30 minutes. What is the name of the pilot?
The first two letters signify a male.
The first three letters signify a female.
The first four letters signify a great man.
The whole word signifies a great woman.
What is the word?
What must be broken before you can use it?
A bus driver goes the wrong way down a one-way street. He passes two police officers, but they don't stop him or give him a ticket. Why is that?
Henry boards a boat at the local port. There are people all over the boat, yet Henry cannot see a single person, no matter how hard he looks. Why?
note : Henry is not blind.
I follow a route but I'm not a mailman.
I am red in London but I'm not a telephone box.
In America, I am sometimes yellow but I'm not a taxi.
I am a mode of transportation but I'm not a train.
What am I?
A plane crashed exactly on the border between the United States and Canada. Experts agreed that the plane was not even one inch more on either side of the border. Exactly 50% of the plane was in America, and the other 50% was in Canada. Where did they bury the survivors?
How can you drop a glass forty meters off a lighthouse without breaking it?
Okay, that's all for now. Leave a comment if you think you know an answer, and I'll post a comment in one week's time with the official answers. Now go use your brain and crack these riddles!