10 Riddles with Answers for Kids & Adults

10 Riddles with Answers for Kids & Adults: 10 Riddles for Kids & Adults is currently trending on social media as it helps the children to learn new words as well as sharpens the skills. Try to solve the 10 riddles for the day and Challenge your friend and family. Check the answers for the 10 riddles in the article.

Updated: Jun 11, 2020 12:22 IST


Roselet Sheena Merli


10 Riddles for Kids & Adults    

Children and adults are interested in solving riddles, puzzles, and brain teasers online amid the lockdown. Solving riddles will sharpen their minds and enhance their critical and analytical skills. They also find fun in solving the puzzles. Amidst the lockdown, more and more puzzles are being shared on social media. The specialty of this kind of puzzle that you will solve in this page is that it will improve your imagination while reading and in making words. 

Children might find it difficult to read and write long and difficult words. But, if the same words are represented using a picture, it will become very easy for them to learn new words. This will make both the children and adults engaging. 

What is the Rebus puzzle?

Children enjoy solving puzzles and it is a great way to create a fun learning opportunity for them. Puzzles are an important educational learning tool for young children as it will enhance and improve many skills and mental learning benefits and opportunities. One such puzzle is Rebus Puzzle. Rebus is a picture representation of a name, word, or phrase or saying. Children will be asked to solve the puzzle from collecting information from the image and letter or numbers or signs mentioned in the image.

How to solve Image riddle?

The rebus puzzle consists of a series of picture clues. The clues will give a vague hint to what sort of answer you are looking for like a phrase, person, thing, etc. The picture clues are the main part of the puzzle. The Rebus puzzle can be solved by focusing on the details available on the image. Few of the details to know while solving rebus puzzle are listed below:

  • Position within a Rebus puzzle

  • Highlighting within a Rebus puzzle

  • Direction within a Rebus puzzle

  • Size within a Rebus puzzle

  • Number(s) within a Rebus puzzle

  • Colour within a Rebus puzzle

  • Style Within A Rebus Puzzle

  • Sound Within A Rebus Puzzle

  • Image Within A Rebus Puzzle

In our page, we have shared 10 Rebus puzzles that will challenge your thinking skill. Solve the puzzle below and share it with your friends and family. The puzzle will keep you engaged and interesting. Come on, let's move to the fun part.

Puzzle for 9 June

Take a look at the following Rebus puzzle and try to solve the puzzle. 

1) One of the expressions of your feeling. Can you guess?

2) What does this image below say?

3) Solve the riddle

4) What do these words in the image say?

Here is a hint for you. How many hits are there in the image.

5) Which word can be derived from the image below?

6) Decipher what is written in the image

7) What does the picture convey?

8) Guess the meaning of the image below

9) What does this image puzzle mean?

10) Can you find what Miriam from this?

Answer for the Puzzles:

Here is is the answer to the Rebus puzzle. If you solved it, you can verify your answer here. All the 10 riddles for Children & adults are explained below. Check and see how many did you answer correctly!

The answer for the above puzzle is Shiver me timbers


Brrr....shake, shake....brrrrr..... are soundly made when someone is shivering and Maple, oak, blackwood, acacia, birch, and mountain-ash are all the group of trees or timbers. The expression is Shiver me timbers, which is used in the speech of pirates.

2) What does this image below say?

The answer to the puzzle is "More often than not!"


The word “often” is written more than the word “not”. Hence, More often than not.

3) Solve the riddle

The answer is "It's out of the question"


The letters I, T, and S are not there in the word question. Hence, the answer is "It's out of the question"

4) What do these words in the image say? 

The answer to the image is "One hit wonder"


Using the hint, which is how many hits are there, it can be solved. When you look at the picture, there is one "hit" and one "der". Hence, the answer is One hit wonder.

5) Which word can be derived from the image below?

The answer to the image is 'Stepmother'


There are steps seen before the word mother. Clubbing the words together, the word 'Stepmother' is formed.

6) Decipher what is written in the image

The answer to the image is "I am underpaid and overworked".


I am is written underpaid and above or overworked. This forms the answer I am underpaid and overworked.

7) What does the picture convey?

The answer is "Home is where the heart is"


The player whose last name is Heart is at home

8) Guess the meaning of the image below

The answer to the puzzle is Neon lights.


In the image, the word knee is on the two words light. This expresses the word Neon Lights.

9) What does this image puzzle mean?

The answer to the image puzzle is "Photo finish".


When you look at the image. the word >Photo from Finland< is marked or highlighted. The photo is from Finland, so it is "Finnish." Hence, the answer is "Photo Finish".

10) Can you find what Miriam from this?

Answer to the image is "She has her Mother's eyes"


There are extra I’s which can take as a point. I’s can be eyes. Hence, the answer is She has her Mother's eyes.

Find many tricky and interesting Rebus puzzle or Image Puzzle on our website.

10 Riddles with Answers for Kids & Adults - FAQ

1. What are the benefits of solving puzzles for adults?

Solving puzzle can improve the following in Adults:

  • Improved Memory
  • Increase Problem-Solving Skills
  • Enhanced Visual-Spatial Reasoning
  • Open up Education Opportunities
  • Improve IQ Level
  • Delay Dementia and Alzheimer's
  • Relax Mood
  • Lower Stress Levels
2. Solve the Riddle: There’s a one-story house in which everything is yellow. Yellow walls, yellow doors, yellow furniture. What color are the stairs?

The correct answer is There aren’t any steps as it’s a one-story house. It is clearly mentioned that the house is a one-story building. Hence, there are no steps is the answer.

3. Try this riddle: An ostrich’s is very big, A chicken’s one can be quite small, It is something that you can eat, Which you can boil or scramble. What is it?

The answer to the riddle is Egg. An ostrich’s egg is very big, A chicken’s egg is quite small, the egg is something that you can eat, you can boil or scramble the egg.

4. What are visual word puzzles called?  

The Visual word puzzles are called Rebus or Image puzzles. A Rebus is a picture representation of a name, word, or phrase. Each "rebus" puzzle box below portrays a common word or phrase.

5. Give an example for a rebus puzzle .

The rebus puzzle will be like an equation sometimes. In such a puzzle you have to add letters and pictures together to come up with the words they were representing. For instance:

  • 2 = to or too
  • 4 = for
  • 8 = ate
  • R = are
  • F + (picture of an ear) = fear