According to Business Insider, the so-called 'hardest riddle available on the Internet', Notpron, lives up to its name. They reported that, as of September 2014, only 31 of the more than 16 million people who had attempted to solve the riddle had actually succeeded.
While it is impossible to say which is the hardest riddle, an example of a very difficult one is: "Ten men's strength, ten men's length, ten men can't break it, yet a young boy walks off with it." The answer is a rope.
While the answer to a riddle can simply be called an answer, the term "solution" is also applicable. Either term is usually acceptable, although the type of riddle helps delineate which word is best for the riddle in question.
What gets wetter and wetter the more it dries?" is an example of a tricky riddle that plays on contradiction. The answer is "a towel."
Good riddles and answers can range from relatively easy, like "What kind of room has no doors or windows? A mushroom" to the very difficult, such as the Sphinx's riddle. This famous riddle asks, "What walks on four legs in the morning, two legs in the afternoon, and thr...
You can find answers to riddles at GoodRiddlesNow.com or at BrainDen.com. Both GoodRiddlesNow and BrainDen have many different riddles to look up and see the answers to.
An example of a short riddle is, "Brothers and sisters I have none but this man's father is my father's son. Who is the man?" The answer is the man is the riddle teller's son. Another riddle is, "Who can travel around the world while staying in a corner?" The answer is ...