Dice games and puzzles have been popular for centuries. Riddles involving dice can be fun brain teasers that require logic, probability skills, and creative thinking to solve. Here are 91 dice riddles with answers to entertain and challenge you.

## Dice Riddles

1. I have 6 sides but no corners. What am I?

Answer: A die.

2. Throw me on the table and I will show you a number between 1 and 6. What am I?

Answer: A six-sided die.

3. What has 6 faces but cannot smile?

Answer: A die.

4. The more of them you put in a cup, the less you can see. What are they?

Answer: Dice.

5. What has 6 eyes but cannot see?

Answer: A die.

6. I’m cubic and small, I’m tossed in the air. Land on your table without a care. What am I?

Answer: A die.

7. Shake me up and roll me on the floor, I can give you a number between 1 and 4. What am I?

Answer: A four-sided die.

8. I’m thrown to play, in many a game. Slide down the table without any shame. What am I?

Answer: A die.

9. Roll me on the table, I’ll show you a seven or an eleven. Pick me up and throw me again, this time I’ll show you a five or a nine. What am I?

Answer: A pair of dice.

10. Throw me down and I will spin, landing upright I always win. Count my dots, I number between two and twelve, bet on me and you never will lose. What am I?

Answer: A die.

### Probability Riddles

11. I’m a game of chance and probability. I rely on rolls of the die to determine your fate and debility. What game am I?

Answer: Craps.

12. With me the odds are easy to see, I rely on rolls of three. Play me right and you may get free drinks all night. What game am I?

Answer: Sic Bo.

13. To play me you’ll need 5 dice at hand, get all the same number to win big and stand. What game am I?

Answer: Yahtzee.

14. I’m a fast paced game of dice rolls and chance, with bets placed on rolls before each throw and dance. What am I?

Answer: Chuck-a-luck

15. Play with two dice and don’t think twice, get doubles in sequence to roll again with glee. What game am I?

Answer: Backgammon.

### Math and Logic Riddles

16. Roll a die 4 times. What is the probability of getting an even number every time?

Answer: (1/2) x (1/2) x (1/2) x (1/2) = 1/16

17. If you roll 2 dice, what is the probability of getting a sum of 8?

Answer: 6/36 or 1/6

18. Mary rolls 2 standard 6-sided dice. What is the probability she rolls doubles?

Answer: 1/6

19. John rolls 3 6-sided dice. What is the probability that the sum of the 3 dice is 9?

Answer: 1/12

20. If you roll a 12-sided die, what is the probability of rolling a number greater than 6?

Answer: 6/12 = 1/2

21. You roll one 6-sided die. What’s the probability you will roll a 4 or lower?

Answer: 4/6 = 2/3

22. You roll one fair 8-sided die. What’s the probability it will land on an odd number?

Answer: 4/8 = 1/2

23. Julie rolls a fair 20-sided die trying to get an 18. What are her chances?

Answer: 1/20

24. Daniel rolls 2 fair 6-sided dice. What is the probability he rolls double 4s?

Answer: 1/36

25. You roll 2 fair dice. What’s the probability the sum is less than 5?

Answer: 3/36

### Logic and Critical Thinking Riddles

26. I have no doors or windows, but people can go in and out of me. What am I?

Answer: A pair of dice.

27. People buy me to play, but never get their money back. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

28. I am clear as glass but made of plastic, you peer right through me but trust in my logic. What am I?

Answer: A dice with dots instead of numbers.

29. I have dots but cannot write. I have no voice but can shout. I have no legs but dance on the table. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

30. Throw me down and let me clatter, add up my spots for points that matter. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

31. I’m small and cube shaped, I’m tossed and passed. Add up my dots, don’t roll me last. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

32. Shake me in your hand before you roll, hope luck is with you before I fall. Check my dots and mark your score, then pass me on for one roll more. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

33. I’m thrown in pairs in games of chance, slid across felt or bounced in your hands. Roll a seven and you’re in the money, roll snake eyes and your luck turned crummy. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

34. Roll me on the table, count my dots with care. The number that’s facing upward is the only one that’s there. What am I?

Answer: Die.

35. I’m small and cubed shaped, tossed upon the table. Add up my dots before you’re able. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

### Word Play Riddles

36. My first is in die but not in dot. My second’s in roll but not in plot. My third is in chance but not in fate. My fourth is in riches but not in eight. My whole is a cube used in many games. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

37. Think carefully, choose wisely, take a guess if you must. I have 6 dots but I do not rust. What am I?

Answer: The 6 side of a die.

38. My first is in risk but not in danger. My second’s in gamble but not in stranger. My third is in probability but not in maybe. My fourth’s in casino but not in baby. My whole is used in many games of chance. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

39. Spell me right and I’m a small cube, spell me wrong and I’m an animal hide. What am I?

Answer: Die.

40. My first is in roll but not in toss. My second’s in chance but not in loss. My third is in play but not in fun. My fourth is in dots but not in one. My whole is used in many games of luck. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

41. Add an E and I’m cubed and dotted, take it away and I’m a material cottoned. What am I?

Answer: Die.

42. Take away my first letter, and I’m a snake’s warning. Take away my last, and I’m a small cube for gaming. What word am I?

Answer: Dice.

### Rhyming Riddles

43. I’m small and cubed in shape, I’m tossed and passed and played. Add up my dots but don’t be late, for I’m the stars of every game night date. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

44. Roll me on the table, I’m dotted on every face. Add up my pips and win the race. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

45. I’m tossed on the table, slid with glee. Land on 7 or 11 and lucky you’ll be. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

46. Slide me on the table, add up my dots. Get all the same and win the pot. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

47. Pick me up and give me a throw, check my dots before I go. Use me in pairs for games of chance, hope that with luck you’ll soon advance. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

48. I’m rolled on the table, I’m dotted and fair. Add up my spots if you dare. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

### Riddles for Kids

Here are some fun and easy dice riddles for kids to solve:

49. I’m tossed on the table and rolled with glee, check my dots and then you’ll see. Count them up and have some fun, when you’re done, pass me to another one. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

50. Roll me on the floor, I’m fun for kids galore. Check my dots and mark your score. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

51. Pick me up and give me a shake, roll me on the ground for goodness sake. Check my dots before they fade, add them up don’t be afraid. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

52. Roll me on the ground, I make a funny sound. I’m dotted on every side, so check them before you hide. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

53. I’m small and cubed in my shape, in games, I’m rolled with glee. Check my dots before it’s too late. What am I? Be quick! Don’t wait!

Answer: Dice!

54. Shake me, roll me, it’s such fun. Check my dots before we’re done. What am I?

Answer: Dice!

55. Pick me up, roll me around, slide me quickly across the ground. Count my dots, don’t be shy. Add them up before I fly! What am I?

Answer: Dice!

56. Roll me and spin me, it’s such fun you’ll see. Check my dots, one, two, three! What am I?

Answer: Dice!

### Tricky Riddles

Here are some trickier dice riddles that may require more creative thinking:

57. The more you take, the more you leave behind. What are they?

Answer: Dots on dice.

58. What has words, but never speaks?

Answer: The dots on dice showing numbers.

59. What gets rolled but never moves?

Answer: The dots on dice.

60. What has 6 faces yet no mouth?

Answer: Dice.

61. What has 6 lives yet is never alive?

Answer: Dice.

62. What has 6 eyes but cannot see?

Answer: Dice.

63. Poor people have it. Rich people need it. If you eat it you die. What is it?

Answer: Nothing. Dice have dots, not material goods.

64. What is always invisible but never out of sight?

Answer: The dots on the opposite sides of a die.

65. What belongs to you but others use it more than you do?

Answer: Your dice.

66. What gets wetter and wetter the more it dries?

Answer: A die (due to the dampness making the dots peel off).

### Funny Riddles

Here are some humorous dice riddles to make you laugh:

67. Why was the die sad?

Answer: It had just been rolled for the last time.

68. What do you call a die with dots missing?

Answer: A bluffer.

69. Which dice game is best for learning math?

Answer: Multipli-cation.

70. What do you call a die cheat sheet?

Answer: A con!

71. Why should you never ask a die for directions?

Answer: It always gives the wrong numbers!

72. Why did the dice player go to the eye doctor?

Answer: To improve his rolls!

73. What do you call a psychic die?

Answer: A fortune teller!

74. Why did the die cross the road?

Answer: It was following its cube!

### Short Riddles

Here are some quick and clever short riddles about dice:

75. Roll me right and I’ll help you win. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

76. I’m square and small, watch me spin and fall. What am I?

Answer: Die.

77. Shake and roll, take a stroll. Look at my dots before you’re sold. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

78. Roll the pair, take a dare. Add the dots for points that are rare. What are we?

Answer: Dice.

79. Roll me and you may advance, 7 or 11 you could hit by chance. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

80. Roll me and win a prize, get all 1’s and everyone cries! What am I?

Answer: Dice.

81. Throw me down, dots face up. Let me spin and roll to win your luck. What am I?

Answer: Die.

82. Small cube that bounces and hops. Roll me right and you’ll beat the odds. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

### Hard Riddles

Here are some more challenging dice riddles to really make you think:

83. The more there are, the less you can see. What are they?

Answer: Dice in a cup.

84. What has no doors, windows or rooms but people go in and out all the time?

Answer: Dice.

85. People make me, buy me and break me. They keep me even though I’m always fake. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

86. What has 6 faces and 21 eyes that never blink?

Answer: Three 6-sided dice.

87. What has a head and a tail but no body?

Answer: A die.

88. Cut me in half and I’m worthless, give me dots and I become priceless. What am I?

Answer: A die.

89. I’m clear as glass but made of plastic, you peer right through me but trust in my logic. What am I?

Answer: A dice with dots instead of numbers.

90. The more you take away, the larger I become. What am I?

Answer: Dots on a die.

91. People use me without sharing, they always want more even when I’m paired. Cut me open to find my heart, empty inside though valued from the start. What am I?

Answer: Dice.

## Conclusion

Dice riddles are an intriguing mix of probability, spatial logic and wordplay. As you can see from these 91 examples, dice puzzles range from simple kids riddles to complex brain teasers suitable for adults. Solving them requires mathematical reasoning, verbal fluency, creativity and critical thinking. Dice riddles are not only fun to solve, but sharpen skills valued in many fields. Tackling these dice and dot challenges is an entertaining brain workout. Next time you need a mental challenge or activity to engage friends and family, try sharing some dice riddles and seeing who can puzzle out the fascinating answers!