riddles
Home | Search | Contact Us 

Hard Riddles
Logic Riddles
Math Riddles
Misc Riddles
What am I Riddles
Word Riddles

By Letter

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z





The Hiker Riddle

Riddle Info
Category : Math
Rating : 1.78
Contributor : n/a
Print Riddle


Question

Jordan is leaving from a small town in Wyoming and hiking through the wilderness to a post where he will spend the summer. The hike will take Jordan six days. One man can only carry enough food and water for four days. Jordan cannot take a mule or any other animal to haul his food and water because there will be insufficient food and supplies for the animals at his destination. How can Jordan make it to his destination?

Answer

Click here for the answer




Other Math


-Eny




What is the only common four-letter English word that ends in the suffix -eny?






The Queen Bee




A queen bee was buzzing a worker bee was buzzing a honey bee was buzzing and a killer bee was buzzing. How many bees were in buzzing?






Hardly There




I"m a word that"s hardly there. Take away my start and I"m an herbal flair. What am I?"






Same Pronunciation




What word starting with BR that with the addition of the letter E becomes another word that sounds the same as the first?






How many am I?




My first is a number, my second another,
And each, I assure you, wil rhyme with the other.
My first you will find is one-fifth of my second,
And trly my whole a long period reckoned.
Yet my first and my seond(nay, think not I cozen),
When added together will make but two dozen.

How many am I?









Unusual Paragraph




This is an unusual paragraph. I'm curious 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! It is unusual though. 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!






impossible




forwards its heavy backwards its not






Too Many T"s"




What starts with a T ends with a T and has T in it?






State and Capital




What are the only 2 states that have their state name in their capital?






NBA Players




In the NBA how many men are on the basketball court for each team?






wise men




What is one thing that all wise men regardless of their religion or politics agree is between heaven and earth?






Round Ends




What is round on the ends and high in the middle?






Gender Play




There is a word in the English language in which the first two letters signify a male the first three letters signify a female the first four signify a great man and the whole word a great woman. What is the word?






11-Letter Word




What 11-letter English word does everyone pronounce incorrectly?






What Day




Alice is walking throught the forest of forgetfulness. She wants to know what day of the week it is. She stops and asks a lion and a unicorn. Now the lion lies all of the time on Monday Tuesday and Wednesday. The unicorn always lies on Thursday Friday and Saturday.Alice asks the lion what day it is he says "Well yesterday was one of my lying days." Alice can"t figure it out just from the lion"s answer so she asks the unicorn and the unicorn says "Yesterday was also one of my lying days." What day is it?"






Kst in the Middle




Name an eight letter word that has kst in the middle in the beginning and at the end.






What is the center of gravity




With thieves I consort With the vilest in short I'm quite at ease in depravity; Yet all divines use me And savants can't lose me For I am the center of gravity






What 7 letter word




What 7 letter word becomes longer when the third letter is removed?






Next Name




A pregnant lady named her children: Dominique Regis Michelle Fawn Sophie and Lara. What will she name her next child? Jessica Katie Abby or Tilly?





More Riddles and Brain Teasers

Logic - Math - Miscellaneous - What Am I - Words

Add Riddles
new users click here

Login :
Pass :
Forgot your password?


Other Sites







Hard Riddles - © 2010 All Rights Reserved - Privacy Policy