Riddle of the Day
Daybreak Riddle Archive
You can either send your riddle guess to email@example.com or you can click below.
Don't forget to send your full name, mailing address and e-mail address.
Tuesday, October 13
Columbus Day is "officially" October 12th. But it's not always celebrated on the 12th. What day is it ALWAYS celebrated on and what year did they make that change?
Monday, October 12
Columbus Day is a U.S. holiday that commemorates the landing of Christopher Columbus in the New World on October 12, 1492.
It was unofficially celebrated in a number of cities and states as early as the 18th century. But what year did it officially become a federal holiday?
Friday, October 9
The United States produces how much of the world's corn?
Thursday, October 8
Which type of corn is primarily used to feed animals and gets its name from its unique appearance?
Answer: Dent Corn
Wednesday, October 7
In one of the 'Corn Belt States', there is a tourist attraction called The Corn Palace. It has murals inside and outside totally made from corn. Where is this palace located?
Answer: Mitchell, South Dakota
Tuesday, October 6
On an average ear of corn, how many kernels are there and in how many rows?
Answer: 800 kernels in 16 rows
Monday, October 5
Most corn stalks grow how many ears of corn?
Friday, October 2
I am shorter when I stand and taller when I sit. Sometimes I'm even called a pit. What am I?
Answer: A dog
Thursday, October 1
I am a nice word composed of five letters, but the Romans would call me numbers. What am I?
Wednesday, September 30
Bill Engvall had a cameo role in a movie this year. What movie was it?
Answer: 'Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!'
Tuesday, September 29
Bill Engvall is married to his wife, Gail. They have 2 kids. What are their kids' names?
Answer: Emily & Travis
Monday, September 28
Bill Engvall created and starred in a TV sitcom in TBS from 2007-2009. What was the name of the show?
Answer: "The Bill Engvall Show"
Friday, September 25
In 2011, Bill Engvall tried something new by hosting a game show on the Game Show Network. What was the name of the show he hosted?
Thursday, September 24
In 2013, Bill Engvall danced on the 17th season of "Dancing with the Stars". What place did he finish in?
Answer: 4th place
Wednesday, September 23
In 2000, Jeff Foxworthy and Bill Engvall launched the first of 6 Blue Collar Comedy Tours. The tours also featured 2 other comedians. Who were they?
Answer: Ron White & Larry the Cable Guy
Tuesday, September 22
Before going into comedy, Bill Engvall attended Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas. What was he studying there?
Answer: Was going for his Bachelor's degree to be a teacher
Monday, September 21
Bill Engvall is part of the Blue Collar Comedy group. He is best known for his signature bit called what?
Answer: "Here's Your Sign"
Friday, September 18
How big was Tyrannosaurus Rex's longest tooth?
Answer: As big as a human hand
Thursday, September 17
True or False? Birds evolved from dinosaurs.
Wednesday, September 16
About how long ago did dinosaurs become extinct?
Answer: 65 million years ago
Tuesday, September 15
What type of dinosaur is featured on the logo of the Toronto based NBA basketball team?
Answer: Raptor (Velociraptor)
Monday, September 14
What does the word "dinosaur" mean?
Answer: Terrible Lizard
Friday, September 11
Shania Twain's first husband, Robert John "Mutt" Lange, has been a producer for several bands. Which of these bands did he NOT produce for? -The Cars -The Connells -Def Leppard -AC/DC
Answer: The Connells
Thursday, September 10
Shania Twain's debut album "Shania Twain" only featured one of her own songs. What song was it?
Answer: God Ain't Gonna Getcha for That
Wednesday, September 9
How many siblings does Shania Twain have?
Tuesday, September 8
Shania Twain took a break from performing after doctors discoverd lesions on her vocal cords. In 2012, Twain returned to the concert stage in her critically acclaimed show "Still the One". Where did she perform this show for 2 years?
Answer: The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas
Monday, September 7
What is Shania Twain's real birth name?
Answer: Eilleen Regina Edwards
Friday, September 4
Music: Flutes, clarinets, and oboes are all part of the _________ instrument family.
Answer: Woodwinds, Winds
Thursday, September 3
Science: A vertical column in a periodic table is called a _____?
Wednesday, September 2
History: Which of the following American Civil War battles was won by the Union? -Battle of Lookout Mountain -1st Bull Run (1st Manassas) -Battle of Chancellorsville -2nd Bull Run (2nd Manassas)
Answer: Battle of Lookout Mountain
Tuesday, September 1
Geography: Lebanon gained independence from which country in 1943?
Monday, August 31
Mathematics: Which of the following numbers is prime? -91 -59 -46 -27 -57
Friday, August 28
Language: Out of the following Spanish words, pick the one that, when translated to English, is NOT a color. -Rojo -Blanco -Verde -Reloj
Thursday, August 27
Science: Which of the following is the smallest? -Electron -Atom -Proton -Neutron -Cell
Wednesday, August 26
History: World War II started in which year?
Tuesday, August 25
Math: If 2x + 10x - 4 = 20 What does x equal?
Monday, August 24
Language: "The pillow was as soft as a cloud as she rested her head upon it." is an example of what type of figurative language?
Friday, August 21
Sleepy, Happy, Sneezy, Grumpy, Dopey, Doc. Who's missing?
Thursday, August 20
Does a merry-go-round turn clockwise or counterclockwise?
Wednesday, August 19
Do books have even # pages on the right or left side?
Tuesday, August 18
In which hand is the Statue of Liberty's torch?
Monday, August 17
On a standard traffic light, is the green on the top of bottom?