Riddle Answers!

What ends everything always?

Answer: The alphabet ‘g’.

When you have me, you feel like sharing me. But, if you do share me, you don’t have me. What am I?

Answer: A secret.

A cowboy rode into town on Friday, stayed three days, and rode out again on Friday. How did he do that?

Answer: His horse’s name is Friday.

The person who makes it has no need for it. The person who purchases it does not use it. The person who does use it does not know he or she is. What is it?

Answer: A coffin.

It is an insect, and the first part of its name is the name of another insect. What is it?

Answer: Beetle.

Which is the word in English that has nine letters, and remains a word at each step even when you remove one letter from it, right up to a single letter remaining. List each letter as you remove them, along with the resulting word at each step.

Answer: ‘Startling’ is the word. Begin by removing ‘l’, which makes it ‘starting’, then take away the ‘t’, making it ‘staring’, and so on – string; sting; sing; sin; in; and, I.

Complete this sequence of letters: o, t, t, f, f, s, s, _, _, _.

Answer: e, n, t – The first letter of the numbers from one to ten.

I can run but I can’t walk, a mouth but I can’t talk, a head but I can’t think, a bed but I can’t sleep. Who am I?

Answer: A river.