What Would You Light First?

The wonderful thing about riddles is that the answer lies in truth (even though that truth is often hidden in the words and logic) and what can set you free? The truth.
You find shelter in a mountain lodge on a windy night. When you go in, you only find a match, a candle, a sheet of newspaper and a torch.

You need to light the fireplace.

What would you light first?

ready for the answer?
The match.

more riddles

Who was it?

A rich man named Stuart Laidlaw had been counting his money. When he finished, he accidentally left a $1000.00 bill on his desk but when he returned for it a short while later, it was gone. Only two other persons could have seen the bill. One was the cook; the other...

read more
Name a thing

Name a thing

Solving hard riddles and brain teasers is one of the best tried and tested ways to exercise your brain since the times of our ancestors.Name a thing that is produced in the sea and resides in your home.A thumb.more...

Rings Rings

Rings Rings

Who doesn't love brain teasers and challenging riddles?My rings are not of gold, but I get more as I get old. What am I?A tree.more riddlesDonec rutrum congue leo eget malesuada. Vivamus magna justo, lacinia eget...


The letters on the glass doors of a beauty parlor read correctly when viewed from the street. How would this lettering appear when seen in a mirror in the parlor, which reflects it from a mirror, which reflects it from another mirror?The lettering would appear...

read more