There are a lot of intelligence tests online, and they never seem to go out of style. There’s just something about these brain teasers, optical illusions, and riddles that seems to be irresistible to most people. Even though online tests aren’t necessarily the most accurate things in the world when compared to, say, an actual IQ test, they still give us a sense of accomplishment when we solve them.
Research has shown that the human brain responds positively to riddles and brain teasers. Our brain craves stimulation, and solving mental problems (which ultimately make your brain more nimble) activates the reward centers, which in turn makes you more eager to solve a puzzle the next time around.
Take a look at the puzzle below and see if you can figure it out. It’s been making the rounds online and has been seen by over three million people already. It’s being said that if you can solve it, your IQ is significantly above average. If you couldn’t get it, don’t feel bad, the solution is provided below.
Ok, here it is. Take a good, hard look and see if you can get it.
So, did you get it? Or are you as confused as we were?
Don’t worry, the solution is provided in the video below.