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Can You Figure Out What’s The Correct Answer To This Viral Puzzle?

If you have been trying to stay entertained, especially during the pandemic, chances are high you have done quite a few puzzles. Both online and physical puzzles are a great way to boost your productivity, get your brain working and spark some creativity! Not only are they a fun challenge, but a fantastic mental boost. And, as mentioned before, entertaining!

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Get your mind working!

Whether you are a seasoned puzzle person with an analytical mind already, or, a regular bloke just surfing the web online and trying to pass their time, this riddle is a great way to get your mind working. Remember, try not to peek at the answer before giving it your very best shot! And, do not forget to share with family and friends and see if they are any good at solving the riddle! Let us get right into it!

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The riddle, or puzzle, goes like this: Mr. Smith has four daughters and each of his daughters has a brother. How many children does Mr smith have? Now, before you answer, think about it slowly and carefully! Do not rush, because if you do, your answer will probably end up being incorrect!

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Can You Figure Out What’s The Correct Answer To This Viral Puzzle?

Ready for the answer of the puzzle?

We hope you were able to think outside the box with this riddle! What was your final count? How many children does Mr. Smith have? The answer is actually FIVE CHILDREN! If your answer was a different number to this, then here is why you are wrong: The riddle only suggests there is one brother! Each daughter’s brother is the same person!

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Did you get the riddle right or wrong? Let us know in the comment section below, and remember to share with your friends and family to see if they can figure it out. Here are a few more fun puzzles, riddles, and equations for you to try out!

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How Many Squares Do You See In This Image? let us know how many squares manage to spot!

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This one is not like typical riddles either- it’ll take some real brains to solve this challenge: 9 Out Of 10 Viewers Couldn’t Answer This Question! But Can You?

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If you’re able to change your perspective and introduce a new “dimension” to your perception, a hidden image appears where nothing was before, then give this one a go: People Are Losing Their Minds Trying To See the Hidden Image Behind These Bars

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Jade Small
Freelance Writer
Jade is a freelance writer and content creator from South Africa with over 7 years of experience writing and creating. She's also a proud single mom to a super 13-year-old boy.
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