This Puzzle Stumps Adults But Not Kids – Viral Math Problem From Hong Kong


This mathematical question was asked to elementary students in Hong Kong. Students had 20 seconds to answer it. The problem went viral in 2014 because it stumped many adults. It went viral again recently because adults who see the problem for the first time still get confused.

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This problem was admissions queston #21 in a Hong Kong elementary school. It was the most popular post on Sina Wiebo (a social network) for a day in June 2014.