First On Earth, **Second** in Heaven

I am first on earth, the **second** in heaven.
I appear **twice** a week, though you only see me **once** in a year.
**What** am I?

I am a fruit. If you had two of me, I would sound just the same. If you rearrange my letters, it could be a crime. Add me to a montage and I **can** become a different fruit. Remove my head and you **can** still listen; take away the end and I **can** still be eaten. Without a piece of the center, I am still a word; take away all
of the middle and I am just an acronym. **What** am I?

In Front But Can't Be **Seen**

A 2 Number Riddle

Take two numbers, such that the square of the first, plus the square of the **second**, shall equal 8; while the first, plus the product of the first and **second**, shall equal 6. **What** are the two numbers?

Concealing **What's** True

I am good at concealing **what's** real and hide **what's** true.
Sometimes, I bring out the courage in you!
**What** am I?

Can't Be **Seen**, Can't Be Felt

It can't be **seen**, can't be felt, can't be heard and can't be smelt. It lies behind stars and under hills, and empty holes it fills. It comes first and follows after, ends life and kills laughter. **What** is it?

Square Plus Square

Take two numbers, such that the square of the first, plus the square of the **second**, shall equal 8; while the first, plus the product of the first and **second**, shall equal 6. **What** are the two numbers?

You **can** hold it without using your hands

A True Equation

Use the numbers 2, 3, 4 and 5 and the symbols + and = to make a true equation.
Conditions: Each must be used exactly **once** and no other numbers or symbols **can** be used.

Take away my letters...

Take away my first letter, then take away my **second** letter. Then take away the rest of my letters, yet I remain the same. **What** am I?

Small But Of Force

I am small, but, when entire, of force to set a town on fire!
Let but one letter disappear, I then **can** hold a herd of deer;
Take one more off, and then you'll find, I **once** contained all human kind.

An Ant On a Rope

An ant gets onto one end of a tight rope that is 1 meter long. The ant is traveling at 1 centimeter per **second**, but the entire rope is being stretched an extra 1 meter (1,000 centimeters) a **second** (it **can** be stretched forever).
Will the ant ever reach the other end of the rope?

Twelve Flags

Twelve flags stand equidistant along the track at the stadium. The runners start at the first flag. A runner reaches the eighth flag 8 **seconds** after he starts. If he runs at an even speed, how many **seconds** does he need altogether to reach the twelfth flag?

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