As I was going to St. Ives, I met a man with seven wives. Each wife had seven sacks. Each sack had seven cats. Each cat had seven kits. How many were going to St. Ives?

Riddle Answer# Tricky Riddles

## Some People on a Train

There are some people on a train.

19 get off at the first stop. 17 get on. Now there are 63 people on the train.

How many were on the train to begin with?

Riddle Answer## Five Daughters

Mary’s father has 5 daughters – Nana, Nene, Nini, Nono. What is the name of the fifth daughter?

Riddle Answer## Clock Strike 12

At six o’clock the wall clock struck 6 times. Checking with my watch, I noticed that the time between the first and last strokes was 30 seconds. How long will the clock take to strike 12 at midnight?

Riddle Answer## Ascent to Sixth Floor

A house has 6 stories, each the same height. How many times as long is the ascent to the sixth floor as the ascent to the third?

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