Riddles

A girl fell of a 50-foot ladder and did not get hurt. How come?

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The 50-foot ladder was laying on the ground horizontally

What gets tighter each time it is used?

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A budget

What gets left behind whenever it is taken?

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Footsteps

What do Henry the Eighth and Kermit the Frog have in common?

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The same middle name.

It enters dry and comes out wet. The longer it’s in the stronger it gets. What is it?

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A tea bag

Each day a boy rides an elevator to the fifth floor and then walks to the tenth floor. Why?

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He is too small to press a higher button

I am like forwards but in reverse.

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Backwards

How can you pick up a piece of string – one hand holding each end-  and than tie a knot in it without letting go of either end?

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You cross your arms before you pick it up

What is special about the number 8.549.176.320?

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It is the only number that contains all the digits in alphabetical order.

Which word is spelled incorrectly in every dictionary?

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Incorrectly

Whoever makes me, tells me not. Whoever takes it, knows it not.

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Counterfeit money.

Most people need it, some ask for it, some give it and nearly everyone ignores it? What am I talking about?

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