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What runs all around the yard without moving?
The fence


What is it that someone else has to take before you can get it?
Your photograph


When asked how old she was, Suzie replied, “In two years I will be twice as old as I was five years ago.”
How old is she now?
12 years old


How would you rearrange the letters in the words “New Door” to make one word?


There is a town where a quarter of all the people living have unlisted phone numbers. If you select 100 names at random from the town’s phone book, on average how many of these people would have unlisted phone numbers?
None – because phone book have only listed numbers


Where is the only place that yesterday always follow today?
In a dictionary


The maker doesn’t want it, the buyer doesn’t use it and the user doesn’t see it. What is it?
A coffin


What do you throw out when you want to use it, but take in when you don’t want to use it?
An anchor