Riddles & More the week of Sept.29

Some riddles for this week…

  1. Besides breathing, what is everyone doing at the same time?

  2. When Jack and Leah went to the seashore, they saw a boat filled with people. Yet three wasn’t a single person on the boat.  How is that possible?

  3. What has four fingers and a thumb but is not alive?

  4. I have towns, but no houses; lakes but no waters; forests, but no trees; and mountains, but no rocks. What am I?

  5. I’m the beginning of eternity; the end of time and space; the beginning of every end; and the end of every place. What am I?

  6. What is the only type of cheese that is made backward?

  7. You will survive if I’m stolen or given away  yet you cannot live without me.  What am I?

Order Please! 

Put the following list of people in order of when they were born, starting with the earliest.

Al Gore, Jay Leno, James Dean, Barack Obama, Bob Dylan, Bill Clinton, Elvis Presley, Vladimir Putin, Michael Jordan, Dick Van Dyke, John Lennon, Queen Elizabeth II, Michael Jackson



  1. Growing older

  2. They weren’t single. They were married.

  3. A glove

  4. A map

  5. The letter “e”

  6. Edam

  7. Your heart

Order Please!

Dick Van Dyke (1925)

Queen Elizabeth II (1926)

James Dean (1931)

Elvis Presley (1935)

John Lennon (1940)

Bob Dylan (1941)

Bill Clinton (1946)

Al Gore (1948)

Jay Leno (1950)

Vladimir Putin (1952)

Michael Jackson (1958)

Barack Obama (1961)

Michael Jordan (1963)