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Riddle Debate

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Started: 7/23/2014 Category: Miscellaneous
Updated: 7 years ago Status: Post Voting Period
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This is a Riddle Debate the rules are very simple. 1st round will be acceptance and in the second round I will ask a total of 8 questions, My opponent must get at minimuim 6 of them correct or he shall Forfeit all 7 of his points. (select winner option being used) He must not use the Internet either. In the finial round I will reveal the answers and weather or not he has gotten them correct or not. He/she will end the debate by a simple thank you comment.
Debate Round No. 1


1. How much dirt is in a hole that is 1 foot by 1 foot by 1 foot?

2. In this neighborhood there are tons of houses. There's a green house, blue house, orange house, etc... The Red man lives in the red hosue, the yellow man lives in the yellow house, the purple man lives in the purple house. Who lives in the White House?

3. If you are poor then you have a lot of me, if you're rich then you have none of me. If you eat me then you die. What am I?

4. It takes 8 men 20 minutes to build a wall, how long does it take 5 men to build the same wall?

5. I have a head, body, one foot but four legs. I live in your house and you see me everyday. What am I?

6. A natural state, I'm sought by all. Go without me, and you shall fall. You do me when you spend, and use me when you eat to no end.What am I?

7. The FBI comes to you for help to solve a murder. In a Mansion a man is murdered in cold blood in his bedroom. During the murder the chief was in the kitchen, the nurse was in her room sleeping, maid 1 was vaccuming the hallway, and the other maid was getting the mail. Now tell me, who on this great Sunday would commit this murder.

8. Spell out just one word with the fallowing letters. djruewtsoon


1) none

2) President


4)none its been built

5) bed




will post rest l8r
Debate Round No. 2


Here are the answers.

1. None, it's a hole there is no dirt in it.

2. The President or Obama are acceptable answers

3. Nothing

4. None the wall is already built.

5. A bed

6. Balance

7. Maid 2, there is no mail on Sunday.

8. Just one word.

As per rules my opponent had to get at least 6/8 correct to win the debate, but has 4/8 correct so that means I win the debate.

Thank You and vote Pro.


you know its funny i had all the other answers, Vote Con, time abuse 5 minutes, in chat Esocial asked for 30 and thats what was agreed on :p

good riddles though.
Debate Round No. 3
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Posted by ESocialBookworm 7 years ago
Lannan, lol, change the time period between rounds. Five minutes is WAY too short.
Posted by ESocialBookworm 7 years ago
This would've been cool. Lol.
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Vote Placed by kinsky 7 years ago
Who won the debate:Vote Checkmark-
Reasons for voting decision: con didn't meet the criteria
Vote Placed by FuzzyCatPotato 7 years ago
Who won the debate:Vote Checkmark-
Reasons for voting decision: 4/8
Vote Placed by 9spaceking 7 years ago
Who won the debate:Vote Checkmark-
Reasons for voting decision: con didn't answer 6/8 questions correctly
Vote Placed by Phoenix61397 7 years ago
Who won the debate:Vote Checkmark-
Reasons for voting decision: Con answered less than 6 riddles

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