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A Simple Riddle To Challenge Your Logical Thinking: What Can Run But Can't Walk?

Date July 2, 2019

Many of us grew up hearing all kinds of riddles. They are asked by our parents, siblings, friends, cousins and so on. And if you have a deep love for riddles, chances are you've gone out searching for them on your own, or perhaps you even made some up by yourself. Can you figure out this one?

A Simple Riddle To Challenge Your Logical Thinking: What Can Run But Can't Walk?

What can run but cannot walk? Now that's a headscratcher. The great thing about riddles is that they are not always so complicated. It's not about being the smartest or the brightest. Sometimes, the answer comes to you because you're sly enough to read between the lines.

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Take this one for instance. A riddle like this is often given to kids. In fact, there's a big possibility that your child can guess the answer correctly because it's really not based on how many degrees you have or your life experience.

Children do not usually overthink things and that's why they may say the first thing that pops into their head. So before you show this to your kid and let them have a go at it, perhaps try solving it yourself first.

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Maybe you should think about how you would answer this if you were a child. And it just might come to you.

Have you been able to figure it out? It's okay if it takes you a while, though. Stretching your mind this way isn't a bad thing.

Do you believe you have the correct answer now? Can you tell us the thing that will always run but never walk? Fantastic! Now see below to know if you were actually correct.

A Simple Riddle To Challenge Your Logical Thinking: What Can Run But Can't Walk?

See, it's not really that complicated, right?

Yes, water runs because that's simply the expression we use when it flows, for example, 'running' water.

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