Hard riddles have a simple purpose and that’s obviously related to how well they are curated to stump viewers that come across them.
Recently, this particular puzzle had so many people in shock because what appeared to be very simple was actually a brain teaser worth sharing because that’s how much it confused so many. Therefore, it certainly wouldn’t be wrong to mention how 80 to 90 percent of the population couldn’t answer it so well.
We’re sharing it with our readers because we have a strong feeling that they can rise above the viral brain-teasing challenge that continues to stump the internet today. So, are you up for it or not?
Well, there’s simply no need to ask about that because what better way to entertain yourself than this right? Scroll below and don’t forget to share the challenge with friends and family members too because sharing is definitely caring. Good Luck!
Referred to many as the little stumper that can leave you thinking for hours, here is what the brain teaser is all about.
Alright, first things first. It clearly states how one barrel of water can actually weigh 60 pounds. However, the trick, or shall we say the question at the end of the day is what do you need to do or put inside the barrel that would actually cause it to weigh 40 pounds?
Sounds easy? If yes, do give it your best shot, and don’t forget to state your findings with a logical explanation too. And once you’re done, don’t forget to take a look at the solution towards the end! Happy hunting and thinking!
The fact that you made it here shows that you really tried your best.Now, the correct answer is that you were probably thinking of ‘putting in’ something like ADDING right? But wait, that’s definitely not the case here.
Instead, it’s referring to making a HOLE so that the effect is the exact opposite and you end up losing water.Smart right?