There are all kinds of riddles out there. There are riddles for every taste and every skill level, and if you’re a family of riddle-solvers, you’ll have to be super good to solve all 12 of these on the first shot.

Gather your smarties together, then, and scroll through this list – remember to grab your thinking cap first!

12. Maybe you’d better whisper.

Riddle: What is so fragile that saying its name breaks it?

Answer: Silence.

11. Dead and alive.

Riddle: What do you bury when it’s alive and dig up when it’s dead?

Answer: A plant.

10. Sounds rough.

Riddle: What can run but never walk, have a mouth that never speaks, have a head that never weeps, and have a bed but never sleeps?

Answer: A river.

9. You definitely don’t want to keep it.

Riddle: What we caught, we threw away. We kept what we didn’t catch. What was it that we kept?

Answer: Lice.

8. Dogs are magic.

Riddle: A man calls his dog from the opposite side of a river. The dog crosses the river without a bridge or a boat and manages to not get wet. How is this possible?

Answer: The river was frozen.

7. No space needed.

Riddle: What fills a room without taking up any space?

Answer: Light (or Music).

6. Keep it together (and happy).

Riddle: Drop me and I’m sure to crack but lend me a smile and I’ll certainly smile back. What am I?

Answer: A mirror.

5. Never let go.

Riddle: The more you take, the more you leave behind. What are they?

Answer: Footsteps.

4. Sounds like love.

Riddle: People make me, save me, change me, and raise me. What am I?

Answer: Money.

3. Fallen and broken.

Riddle: What breaks but never falls and falls but never breaks?

Answer: Day and Night.

2. Stays right where you put it.

Riddle: What runs through cities and fields but never moves?

Answer: A road.

1. You’ll have to feed it.

Riddle: I am always hungry and will die if not fed but whatever I touch will turn to red. What am I?

Answer: Fire.

I definitely needed some help with some of these!

Which one stumped y’all for the longest? Share with us in the comments!