So, the answers to last set of riddles are:
- 1) A farmer has a bird-scarring machine. It lets off an alarming bang once a minute to scare away birds to stop them eating his crops. If he starts the machine at 6am, how many times will it have gone off by 7am?
- 2) Professor Dumbledore knew of an ancient and ingenious way of passing right through solid walls. What was it?
1 House Point if you answered one riddle correctly, and 5 if you answered both correctly.
Your riddles for this week are:
- 1) Mrs. Abigail Eischrank gave birth to 13 children, and exactly half of them were girls. How can this be?
- 2) Are there earthquakes on the moon?
P.S.- This was supposed to be posted on Wednesday, but I hit ‘Save Draft’ instead of ‘Post’, so I must apologise.