So, the answers to last weeks riddles are:
1) Leonardo de Vinci carried out the following experiment. He held a sphere of very thin fragile glass above a floor of solid stone. When he dropped it, the sphere fell two metres without breaking. How?
He dropped the glass from a height of 2.5 metres, so after 2 metres the glass would have still been intact.
2) Dave went with his uncle to the cinema. They went to the Box Office and Dave had to pay as usual, but they were told that Dave’s uncle was not allowed to enter the cinema. His uncle had been to the cinema many times before, but had never been refused entry before. Why was he refused this time?
His uncle was only 14 years old, and the film had a 15 certificate.
1 House Point if you answered one riddle correctly, and 5 if you answered both correctly.
Your riddles for this week are:
1) What is easy to get into, but hard to get out of?