Element Riddles #1       Answers
The idea is to use the element name as a pun to complete the sentences. Answers are made by placing the correct elemental symbol in the blanks.
1.    What language is spoken by the people of Mangan? __________
2.    "We brought everything but the kitchen __________!"
3.    To be a good neighbor, you must learn to mind your own _________.
4.    To park here you must put a _________ in the meter.
5.    Dial 911 to call a _________ when you witness a crime.
6.    If you find your cat has been run over all you can do is __________.
7.    Are the baby birds still in the nest? No, they __________.
8.    Doctors amputated the bottom half of his leg, but they left his _______.
9.    His old Ford was worn out so he bought a new ________.
10.  A prisoner who acts in a silly manner is called a _______.
11.  "We out of foss," he said. "Please go to the store and get some _______."
12.  I borrowed a dollar from Sam and fifty cents from Dean. So I owe Sam more than ______."
13.  Five times two is ________.
14.  The Boy Scout took the lady by the arm and ________ her across the street.
15.  He demanded payment in gold because he said he was _________.
16.  At the end of his first day, as a car salesman, Mr. Umm was asked: "Did you ______?"
17.  The gold in pharaoh's crypt weighed exactly 2000 lbs; and so it became known as the _____."
18.  As the masked man rode away, he was heard to say: "Hi Ho _______ away."
19.  Housewife's complaint: "On Mondays, all I do is wash and _________."
20.  "His name is Sullivan, but he call him "Sul". He's the reason our rugs and furniture are covered with _________.
21.  Cadbury's Chocolate Co. bought out Mee-Yum Fortune Cookies and now they make ______ chocolate fortune cookies.
22.  News reporter Nick asked the chief what caused the warehouse fire. The chief replied: "It was ________."
23.  The well-driller had bored a hole to a depth of 10 m. He found no water, so he was told to _____.
24.  "Calvin, did you see the man who stole my horse?" "Yes, _________," replied the Indian.
25.  The makers of "Raid" have developed a slogan to advertise their new insect repellent. It reads: "Don't go out without your ________."
26.  How did I find out what teenagers think: I ____________ of course!
27.  Samantha was in love with Darren when they ran away from home.  Her mother was very concerned. "Did _______________?" she asked anxiously.
28.  A boy named Coe lost his dog Bo and as a result ________ his eyes out.
29.  After months of intensive investigation, the undercover narcotics agent approached the suspect. "Here's your $25,000. " said the officer. "And here's ________." replied the drug dealer.
30.  "The bandits rode through here" said the sheriff. "Do you see those tracks?" "No, I don't ______." said the deputy.