# What is it that repeats once every minute?

This is my first riddle. Hope you enjoy it.

What is it that
Repeats once every minute,
Repeats twice each moment,
But never in a hundred years?

What am I?

• Your linkedin link is not linked to linkedin mate – Avigrail Jul 27 '16 at 11:25
• Welcome to Puzzling! This is not a logic puzzle - please check the tag wikis before using any tags. – Deusovi Jul 27 '16 at 11:29
• To add to Bonjovi♦'s comment: usually people downvote riddles in a form like yours is at the moment. I'll edit it so people can see behind form ;) – Avigrail Jul 27 '16 at 11:31
• Thanks for edit @Avigrail and I think my linkedin profile is well linked. Which is the problem, it doesn't appear to you? – Mateo Hermosilla Jul 27 '16 at 11:36
• That riddle appears on page 58 of Howard's Book of Conundrums and Riddles, copyright 1869. So it's significantly more than 100 years old! – Juan Tomas Jul 27 '16 at 20:35

## 1 Answer

The answer is

M

Because

M comes once in every minute, twice in each moment and never in a hundred years

• Many would downvote the riddle because it is so short but as we can see it has a very clever solution! Well done – Avigrail Jul 27 '16 at 11:26
• The wording in your answer is how the question should have been phrased. The letter M does not repeat once in the word minute, it repeats zero times. – Nuclear Wang Jul 27 '16 at 18:13