Riddles

1. Riddle: What has to be broken before you can use it?
Answer: An egg

2. Riddle: I’m tall when I’m young, and I’m short when I’m old. What am I?
Answer: A candle

3. Riddle: What month of the year has 28 days?
Answer: All of them

4. Riddle: What is full of holes but still holds water?
Answer: A sponge

5. Riddle: What question can you never answer yes to?
Answer: Are you asleep yet?

6. Riddle: What is always in front of you but can’t be seen?
Answer: The future

7. Riddle: There’s a one-story house in which everything is yellow. Yellow walls, yellow doors, yellow furniture. What color are the stairs?
Answer: There aren’t any—it’s a one-story house.

8. Riddle. What can you break, even if you never pick it up or touch it?
Answer: A promise

9. Riddle: What goes up but never comes down?
Answer: Your age

10. Riddle: A man who was outside in the rain without an umbrella or hat didn’t get a single hair on his head wet. Why?
Answer: He was bald.

11. Riddle: What gets wet while drying?
Answer: A towel

12. Riddle: What can you keep after giving to someone?
Answer: 
Your word

13. Riddle: I shave every day, but my beard stays the same. What am I?
Answer: A barber

14. Riddle: You see a boat filled with people, yet there isn’t a single person on board. How is that possible?
Answer: All the people on the boat are married.

15. Riddle: You walk into a room that contains a match, a kerosene lamp, a candle and a fireplace. What would you light first?
Answer: The match

16. Riddle: A man dies of old age on his 25 birthday. How is this possible?
Answer: He was born on February 29.

17. Riddle: I have branches, but no fruit, trunk or leaves. What am I?
Answer: A bank

18. Riddle: What can’t talk but will reply when spoken to?
Answer: An echo

19. Riddle: The more of this there is, the less you see. What is it?
Answer: Darkness

20. Riddle: David’s parents have three sons: Snap, Crackle, and what’s the name of the third son?
Answer: David

39 FACTS FLOWER

  • 1. The world’s oldest living rose is believed to be 1,000 years old. …
  • 2. The world’s most expensive rose is a 2006 variety by famed rose breeder 3.David Austin that was christened Juliet. …
  • 4. Out of all colors, there are no black roses. …
  • 5. There are over 100 species of the Rose.
  • 6. The rose also grows into a fruit.
  • 7. Lowers did not always exist; they first appeared 140 million years ago. …
  • 8. Several centuries ago in Holland, tulips were more valuable than gold.
  • 9. Broccoli is actually a flower.
  • 10. Some plants such as orchids do not need soil to grow-they get all of their 11. nutrients from the air.
  • 12. Flowers are impactful, beautiful and full of awesome flower facts. …
  • 13. Get Your With Gerbera Daisies. …
  • 14. Roses Are Related To Fruit & Almonds. …
  • 15. Tulips Bulbs Were Used As Food Source. …
  • 16. Hydrangeas’ Soil Determines Its Flower Color. …
  • 17. Queen Victoria Was A Flower Trendsetter. …
  • 18. Sunflowers Saved Lives.
  • 19. The first spring flowers are typically dandelions, daffodils, lilacs, lilies, iris and tulips to name a few.
  • 20. For the Japanese, the opening of the cherry blossom, Japan’s nationalflower, in March or April signals the start of spring. As it stays light for longer in spring, birds know it is time to find a mate.
  • 21. Spring is one of the four conventional temperate seasons, following winter and preceding summer.

    22. There are various technical definitions of spring, but local usage of the term varies according to local climate, cultures and customs.

    23. When it is spring in the Northern Hemisphere, it will be autumn in the Southern Hemisphere.

    24. In the Northern Hemisphere Spring lasts from the Vernal Equinox (varying between 19 and 21 March) to the Summer Solstice (around 21 June).

  • 24. In the Southern Hemisphere, springtime lasts from August until November.

    25. The 1st day of spring 2020 in Northern Hemisphere will be on Friday, March 20th.

  • 26. And the last day of spring equinox 2020 will be on Saturday, June 20th.

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    27. The reason the equinoxes and solstices don’t always come on the same day is that Earth doesn’t circle the sun in exactly 365 days.

    28. The first day of spring, the vernal equinox, has 12 hours of daylight and 12 hours of darkness.

  • 29. The term vernal is Latin for “spring” and equinox is Latin for “equal night“.

    30. In spring, the Earth’s axis is tilted toward the sun, increasing the number of daylight hours and bringing warmer weather.

    31. Before Spring was called Spring, it was called Lent in Old English. Starting in the 14th century, that time of year was called “springing time”—a reference to plants “springing” from the ground.

  • 32. In the 15th century this got shortened to “spring-time,” and then further shortened in the 16th century to just “spring.”

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    33. Many treesflowersplants and bulbs begin to grow during the Spring because of ample availability of water, light, warmth and soil (compost).

    34. The first spring flowers are typically dandelions, daffodils, lilacsliliesiris and tulips to name a few.

    35. For the Japanese, the opening of the cherry blossom, Japan’s national flower, in March or April signals the start of spring.

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    36. As it stays light for longer in spring, birds know it is time to find a mate. They do this by singing to each other.

    37. Most wild herbivores (plant eaters), who live in season parts of the world, have babies in the early spring.  ]

  • 38. This give the babies the best chance of growing large, strong, and putting on some fat before winter.
  • 39. Many early peoples celebrated spring for the basic reason that their food supplies would soon be restored

BIRD

1. Birds have feathers, wings, lay eggs and are warm blooded.

2. There are around 10000 different species of birds worldwide.

3. The Ostrich is the largest bird in the world. …

4. Scientists believe that birds evolved from theropod dinosaurs.

5. Birds have hollow bones which help them fly.

6 . Parakeet is nomadic bird that often changes location in the wild.

7.It is able to travel hundreds of miles to find water.

8.  Parakeet cleans its body by rolling in the wet grass.

9.Parakeets are social animals that live in large groups

10. There are around 372 different parrot species.

11. Most parrots live in tropical areas.

12. Parrots have curved bills (beaks), strong legs and clawed feet.

13. Parrots are often brightly coloured.

14. Parrots are believed to be one of the most intelligent bird species.

15. Some species are known for imitating human voices

16. Ravens are great at mimicking human speech and sounds. …

17. Ostriches have the largest eyes of any land animal. …

18. Cardinals like to cover themselves in ants. …

19. Owls devour their prey whole. …

20. Some ducks sleep with one eye open. …

21. Kiwis are sometimes called “honorary mammals.” …

22. Most hummingbirds weigh less than a nickel.

23.Budgerigars, or budgies, a common parakeet, are the only bird species so far discovered who are susceptible to contagious yawning.

24. While humans, dogs, chimps, lab rats, and a few other creatures have all been known to catch each other’s yawns, budgies are the first non-mammal species observed exhibiting the behavior.

25. Many scientists believe the unconscious, instinctual response may be a primitive way of showing empathy, or it might be a sign of group alertness.

26. Cardinals (along with several other bird species) sometimes cover themselves in crushed or living ants, smearing them over their feathers, or allowing living ants to crawl on them.

27. While scientists still aren’t sure what the purpose of “anting” is, some believe the birds use the formic acid secreted during their ant bath to help get rid of lice and other parasites.

28. Cardinals (along with several other bird species) sometimes cover themselves in crushed or living ants, smearing them over their feathers, or allowing living ants to crawl on them.

29. While scientists still aren’t sure what the purpose of “anting” is, some believe the birds use the formic acid secreted during their ant bath to help get rid of lice and other parasites.