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What am I riddles

Here is a list of simple riddles for younger children. Some riddles are logical, some are funny and some riddles are based on general knowledge! Check out these interesting and simple riddles for kids.

X is mightier than GOD. Rich people always need X. Poor people always have X. However, if you eat X you will surely die. What is X?
NOTHING!

I have foot, but there are no legs! What Am I?
A SNAIL

I always come down and never ever go up? Think, think and think! We all just love it.
RAIN!

If I drink something, then I am just over! However, I can eat anything. What Am I?
A FIRE

I look taller when I am young. But as I get old, I become shorter and shorter. What Am I?
A CANDLE

I travel all over the world! But I could not move, just stay in a same single spot! What Am I?
A STAMP

I have 4 eyes, but I cannot see! What Am I?
MISSISSIPPI

You always carry me in your hand, always with you, from your birth till your death! I am a tree. What Am I?
A PALM

I visit you every night even if you don’t call me! I’m lost every day. What Am I?
STARS

I am always will be coming, but I will never come. What Am I?
TOMORROW!

I have more than 80 keys, but I cannot open any lock. What Am I?
A PIANO

I will lose my head in the mornings, but I will always gain it at night! What Am I?
A PILLOW

It was a green house. Inside the green house there was a white house. Inside the white house there was a red house. Inside the red house there were lots of babies. What is it?
A WATERMELON

My best buddy always makes mistakes. But I would easily get rid of the mistakes. What Am I?
AN ERASER

When you have me more, you can see only less. What Am I?
DARKNESS

I am a vehicle. I spell the same when you read me forwards as well as backwards. What Am I?
RACE CAR (try it)

I weigh almost nothing. I am lighter than air. But even the strongest man in the world cannot lift me. What Am I?
BUBBLE!

I am a five letter word and very strong. I become single when you remove two letters from me. What Am I?
STONE


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