As much as Math poses a challenge for most people, Math riddles are different.

Unlike conventional mathematical problems, Math riddles are a game of trickery and fun.

Like most riddles, you will be directed to think otherwise only to find the solution to the riddles right within the riddle itself!

This article features some of the best, handpicked Math riddles for you to play, enjoy and have fun by yourself or with people close to you.

If you are looking for the best math riddles to challenge yourself or your kids, let’s get started.

## Easy and Hard Math Riddles and Puzzles

## 1. Odd Even Numbers

**Riddle:** What is the easiest way to get an even number from Seven?

**Answer:** Remove the S

## 2. Addition, Subtraction Riddle

**Riddle:** How do you get the number 4 from 5 without adding or subtracting any number from it?

**Answer:** Truncate the first and last letters F.IV.E and you will get IV

## 3. Algebra Math Riddle

**Riddle:** Which number would you add to itself, multiply by 4 then divide the results by 8 to get the very same number?

**Answer: **Any number

## 4. Easy Math Riddle for Kids

**Riddle:** If you buy a dozen eggs and decided to eat an egg a day. How long will it take you to finish all the eggs?

**Answer: **Just Twelve days

## 5. Complex Math Riddle for Kids

**Riddle:** How many times can you subtract 3 from the number 9?

**Answer:** Once and it will not be 9 anymore

## 6. Eight Eights Thousand

**Riddle:** How do you write eight eights that add up to one thousand?

**Answer: **888 + 88 + 8 + 8 + 8

## 7. Roman Numbers

**Riddle:** Who is a fan of Roman numeral riddles and jokes?

**Answer:** I for one am a huge fan

## 8. Writing Roman Numbers

**Riddle:** How do you write 1, 1000, 51, 6 and 500 in Roman numerals?

**Answer:** IM LIVID

## 9. Using Roman Numerical

**Riddle: **How do you write high five using Roman numbers?

**Answer: **HIV

## 10. Fun Math Riddles

**Riddle: **Which Roman numerals just CLIX?

**Answer: **The number 159

## 11. The Riddle of Xi

**Riddle:** Which Roman numerals you can land in jail if you decide to criticize it?

**Answer:** Xi

## 12. How Old is She?

**Riddle:** I am five times older than my daughter. At the age of 20, I was twice older than her. How old is my daughter?

**Answer:** She is 10 years old

## 13. Math and Logic Riddle

**Riddle:** I bought 10 pens at $10 and 3 books at $1 each. How much did I spend?

**Answer: ** $13

## 14. Trick Riddle for Teenagers

**Riddle:** If my cockerel lays an egg a day and I decide to eat an egg after every three days. How many eggs will I have at the end of 30 days?

**Answer:** None. Cockerels are male and don’t lay eggs

## 15. The Number 9

**Riddle: **How many nines are there between one and one hundred?

**Answer: **Twenty

## 16. Math Textbook Says

**Riddle: **What does a math textbook say to a Science textbook on the shelves?

**Answer:** I have lots of problems

## 17. Riddle of the Mist

**Riddle: **Misty is a mist in the sky. Every one hour, she doubles in the size it covers. In the 5th hour, she covered the whole sky. In which hour was misty covering only half of the sky?

**Answer:** 4th hour.

## 18. Double Digits, Single Digit

**Riddle:** Which two numbers will yield a double-digit when added and a single-digit when multiplied?

**Answer:** One and Nine

## 19. The Shark in the Sea

**Riddle:** What grade did the Shark get in the math test?

**Answer:** Sea

## 20. Addition Puzzle

**Riddle: **How do you make 1+9+1=150 with little effort?

**Answer:** Tweak the first + to make it look like 4 and you will get 149+1=150

## 21. Boiling an Egg

**Riddle:** If it takes 10 minutes to boil 2 eggs, how long will it take to boil a single egg?

**Answer:** 10 minutes

## 22. The 10 Centimeters Ruler

**Riddle:** How long will be 10 centimeters ruler be when viewed using a microscope that magnifies objects 10 times?

**Answer:** It will still be ten centimeters

## 23. Mathematical Loopholes

**Riddle:** What will you get when you multiply 10 (people) by -2?

**Answer:** 20 people. Ignore the negative sign

## 24. The Mass of Sand and Feathers

**Riddle:** What carries more weight between a kilogram of feathers and a kilogram of sand?

**Answer:** They carry the same weight

## 25. Geometry Riddle

**Riddle:** What do geometry teachers like to eat?

**Answer:** Pi

## 26. A Teacher’s Problem

**Riddle:** Which subject has teachers with the most exes?

**Answer:** Math because most problems ask you to solve for X

## 27. The Math Teacher

**Riddle:** Which teacher has the most problems at any given time?

**Answer:** Math teacher

## 28. The Square Root

**Riddle:** What type of roots do plants in math class grow?

**Answer:** Square roots

## 29. Math Siblings

**Riddle:** What do two friends who love math call each other?

**Answer:** Algebros

## 30. The Classical Logic

**Riddle:** If five people met and shook each other’s hands only once. How many handshakes were there in total?

**Answer:** 10

There you have our complete list of math riddles.

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