You're A Genius If You Can Solve This Problem In Less Than 9 Seconds

This tricky riddle will leave you scratching your head…

We’ve got a tricky problem to share with you today. Experts say that if you can solve this one in 9 seconds or less, you might actually be a genius. Be warned though, it’s definitely not as easy as you think!

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It’s always fun to test out your puzzle-solving skills. The internet is filled with so-called IQ tests and “impossible riddles” but this one is genuinely difficult.

At first glance, it appears simple, but you’ll need to figure out the trick if you want to find the solution! Ready to give it a go?

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It’s as simple as that. Six boxes. One of them is empty. You need to figure out what to put in that final box, and the only hint we can give you is that the answer isn’t 6.

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Okay, if you’re really stuck then we’ll give you another hint: maybe the solution isn’t a number.

Got it yet?

Here comes the solution.

The right answer is “R”. Yes, the letter “R”. Why? Well, the numbers actually represent the gears in a stickshift car. The “R” stands for “Reverse”.

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One Comment

  1. Actually it could also be 5
    Example 1/2 then 3/4 so the next sequence is 5/5 = full.
    Also in my car it is R 1 3 5
    2 4
    so it is not the sequence in all 5 gear cars.