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*Ridiculous Riddles #04*

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Source: http://kids.niehs.nih.gov/games/riddles/index.htm
Quiz by ChanelNo5
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Last updated: July 22, 2012
First submittedJuly 22, 2012
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01.
What do you get when you cross an automobile with a household animal?
A "carpet"
02.
Mary's father has 4 children; three are named Nana, Nene, and Nini. So what is is the 4th child's name?
Mary
03.
From what heavy seven-letter word can you take away two letters and have eight left?
Freight/Weights
04.
What word looks the same upside down and backwards?
"NOON" / "SWIMS"
05.
Have you heard the saying what goes up must come down? Well what goes up and never goes down?
Your age
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06.
What word in the English language is always spelled incorrectly?
"incorrectly"
07.
I can sizzle like bacon, I am made with an egg, I have plenty of backbone but lack a good leg, I peel layers like onions but still remain whole, I can be long like a flag pole yet fit in a hole. What am I?
A "snake"
08.
Here on earth it is always true, that a day follows a day. But there is a place where yesterday always follows today. What am I.
The "dictionary"
09.
Your mother's brother's only brother-in-law is asleep on your couch. Who is asleep on your couch?
Your "dad" / "father"
10.
What kind of room has no windows or doors?
"mushroom"
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level 32
Aug 6, 2013
pod
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level 48
Nov 9, 2013
Could you accept 'WEIGHTY' for the 'FREIGHT/WEIGHTS' question?
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level 65
Jul 16, 2015
I tried that too.
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level 27
Jun 12, 2014
perhaps take awawy the quotations, could have got a lot more right otherwise
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level 60
May 10, 2015
#5: Please accept "THE DATE"