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Why don't horses wear gloves?

 
Answer: 
They don't have hands!

How many times can you take away 2 from 100?

 
Answer: 
Once! Because after that it's not 100 anymore .

The Library of Alexandria contains many books. how many letters are in those books?

 
Answer: 
10. There are ten letters in "those books."

What did the mouse say to the cheese?

 
Answer: 
Squeak

Pretend you had to choose from a room with murderers and lunatics,a room with tigers that have be starved for 3 months and a room with shark tanks. Where would you go?

 
Answer: 
To the room with the tigers that have been starved for 3 months because they would be dead.

What was the tallest mountain on Earth before Mt. Everst was discovered?

 
Answer: 
Mt. Everest, it still existed, it just hadn't been discovered yet.

What begins with an "e", ends with an "e" and only has one letter in it?

 
Answer: 
An envelope! ;)

A guy has 379 eggs. You take away 37. How many do you have?

 
Answer: 
37, because you took 37.

What's heavier a ton of metal or a ton of feathers?

 
Answer: 
Some people might say that it's metal but they both way a ton!

Mr and Mrs Johnson have 2 boys and each boy has a sister. Mr and Mrs Jones have 3 boys and each boy has a sister. Between these two families, how many sisters are there?

 
Answer: 
5, because the boys in the Johnson family are related and they all have 1 sister, meaning they have the same one. And the boys in the Jones family are related and they all have 4 sisters. Creating 5 sister in total.

What two days start with T besides Tuesday and Thursday?

 
Answer: 
Today and Tomorrow

What can you never eat for breakfast?

 
Answer: 
Dinner.

If a rooster lays an egg on top of a slanted roof, which way will it roll?

 
Answer: 
Roosters don't lay eggs.

A butcher is six feet tall. He has a size 40 waist, wears size 10 shoes and a size 8 hat. What does he weigh?

 
Answer: 
Meat, a butcher weighs meat.

I met a man on London Bridge. He tipped his hat and drew his cane. In this limerick I've said his name.

 
Answer: 
His name is Andrew.

How did the bus driver see a dog in the road when there was a blackout?

 
Answer: 
It was daylight.

What do Henry the Eighth and Kermit the Frog have in common?

 
Answer: 
Same middle name.

What is an 10 letter word that has thousands of words in it?

 
Answer: 
Dictionary

There are 8 men on a couch, three legs break and 6 men leave. How many legs are there?

 
Answer: 
5, because the 4 of the mens legs and the remaining 1 leg on the couch.

How many times can you subtract 5 from 25 ?

 
Answer: 
Once, after that you would be subtracting from 20, 15, 10, 5.

What stands up, but grows down?

 
Answer: 
A Candle

If there is a bungalow that is completely yellow what colour are the stairs?

 
Answer: 
None there are no stairs it's a BUNGALOW !!!!!!!!! LOL!!

There is an empty box that weighs 20 pounds, what do you put in it to make it 18 pounds?

 
Answer: 
Holes

Tim, tom and thomas are cultivating the tree! How many ts are in There?

 
Answer: 
There is 1 t in the word there.