Test your brain with these campus riddles.

How many of these cryptic campus clues can you solve? Leave a comment below to tell us how you did!

Question 1

On my surface, Badgers bring the heat, but my floors hide something cold underneath.

Answer

Kohl Center

Question 2

In the cold season I’m a little shy, but come spring my waters reach for the sky.

Answer

Hagenah Fountain

Question 3

I’m a favorite spot for Badgers to rest, but the trek will leave you out of breath!

Answer

Bascom Hill

Question 4

Legend has it I was built upside down, and I’m full of music underground.

Answer

Humanities

Question 5

I’m lined with steins and German lore, and popcorn kernels litter my floor.

Answer

Der Stiftskeller

Question 6

Of the two of us, I’m the younger one, but bowling and rock-climbing make me all the more fun.

Answer

Union South

Question 7

With all of the languages in which my students dabble, it’s no wonder they call me the Tower of Babel.

Answer

Van Hise

Question 8

My walls and dirt floors may smell of hay, but I hosted some great concerts back in the day!

Answer

Stock Pavilion

Question 9

Sunset waters lap on my shores while students and alumni drink one pitcher more.

Answer

Terrace

Question 10

I’m full of students with their noses stuck in pages. The most studious ones even lock themselves in cages!

Answer

Memorial Library

Question 11

When it comes to scenic views, I’m the best seat, whether it’s up at the stars or the lake underneath — but mind the ancient burial mounds under feet.

Answer

Observatory Hill

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