We can't get enough of these brain teasers--and neither, apparently, can anyone else on the Internet! And the latest one to circulate is truly a stumper! First, it calls upon your math skills (good luck if they are anything like ours) and solving simple algebraic problems. Second, you have to be super sharp-eyed.
Each piece of fruit stands for a number. The apple is easy--each one is equal to 10. But the bananas and coconuts are trickier.
Everyone is arguing over the right answer to this 'simple' children’s brainteaser https://t.co/KkMJh7jHz3 pic.twitter.com/6EhTiXdghA— Daily Mail Online (@MailOnline) February 17, 2016
Everyone is arguing over the right answer to this 'simple' children’s brainteaser https://t.co/KkMJh7jHz3 pic.twitter.com/6EhTiXdghA
Do the bananas equal 4 or 6? That depends on how many are in the bunch (look closely).
And some people count each coconut half as 1, or the whole coconut as 2. So is the final answer 14, 15, or 16?
Actually, any one of these answers is correct, according to a British math professor, who told the Daily Mail: ‘You can interpret it in many ways; one way is no more correct than another."
There are at least 15 words here. The first three you spot will give you an inkling of what 2016 will bring to you. They're all positive, so it doesn't matter which three you find.
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