The world of math may not be everyone’s cup of tea but with fun challenges like these, we’re bound to change your perception.
Here’s an exciting puzzle that’s designed to trick the masses and needless to say, it’s managing to do just that with absolute perfection. Therefore, we thought what a brilliant idea it would be to put our smart and dedicated viewers through the ultimate test and see where they stand.
Trust us when we say, this mind-boggling math teaser may not appear awfully simple at first glance but it’s definitely easier than you think.
With the right amount of attention and a little help from your previous math lessons, we know you’ll be well on your way to absolute success. So, do you think you’ve got what it takes to answer quickly and correctly?
If yes, scroll down below, and let’s see what the viral challenge is all about. Good luck and happy solving!
The tricky math equation
In the picture riddle shown, we’re asking you one simple thing. What is the right answer when it comes to the brother’s age? HINT: Be mindful of the pattern or order of operations. Only then shall you succeed with ease.
Did you solve it? If yes, be sure to double-check your answer with our solution being given below.
The correct solution
Congratulations on finally making it this far. But the real question revolves around how well you did, at the end of it all. Were you able to come so close or perhaps lead into another path of the unknown?
Scroll down below and let’s figure it out together!
The right answer is 16 years old!
So, how did you do? Did you manage to score upon your first try? If yes, you definitely are a math genius. Be sure to stay tuned for more exciting fun. Meanwhile, don’t forget to share your thoughts in the comments section and the viral fun with others too!