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Jade Small
Jade Small
October 4, 2021 ·  3 min read

Most people fail – but can you see what’s wrong here?

Most people who try to solve this visual challenge, fail. If you’ve been practicing our daily brainteasers, you should get it right! We love finding new and unusual puzzles for your brain. Today’s puzzle is a visual challenge, which will require logic and attention to detail. Sounds fun!

Before we begin, there are a few things you should know. Your brain is the most powerful part of your body. It sends messages to other parts, controls most aspects of your vision and memories, and needs constant exercise to stay in shape. Just like your body!

These types of puzzles help to strengthen your brain in numerous ways. According to Reader’s Digest, “Just like “spot the difference” and “find the hidden image” visual puzzles, doing these types of puzzles can help sharpen your attention to detail while encouraging you to think more critically about what you see.” Challenge your progressive thinking skills, as well as your logic, reasoning, and deduction skills by attempting to solve today’s puzzle. Chances are, you won’t fail if you regularly challenge your brain.

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Not everyone is great at solving these types of puzzles, and that’s okay! The important thing is that you try. After all, it’s that process of trying which activates all those parts of your brain you need to keep healthy. While solving the puzzle correctly is a bonus, it’s the effort that makes all the difference in the world. So, even if you fail, your brain benefits!

Can you Solve this Puzzle that Most People Fail?

Let’s take a look at today’s puzzle and find out if you will fail, or if you will win. When you see the image, you will need to keep a few things in mind. One is that you only have 40 seconds to find the correct answer. The other thing is that you need to really pay attention to the details- even the things you don’t think are that important. Everything matters, all the details are important to solve the puzzle. Otherwise, you may fail this challenge. Find what is wrong with this image, and you win!

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Remember, you only have 40 seconds to find what is wrong with this image. Start your timer and good luck!

You will have noticed the desk by now, it is the main focus of the image after all. The walls appear normal, nothing out of the ordinary there. The baseboards and floor don’t seem to have any unusual markings upon them. Where could the mistake be? Have you found what is wrong with this picture yet? There’s not much time left to solve this challenge. Make sure you look at everything well and go over things again if you need.

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If you think you have the solution to the image challenge, let’s compare the results. Finding what was wrong with the picture means you had to use your logic skills. Sometimes we expect things to look a certain way, so our eyes ‘gloss over’ them. In other words, even though something may very clearly be right in front of us, we have a difficult time seeing it. Isn’t human perception interesting?

Looking at the image below, we can see the answer clearly. Were you able to find it, or did you fail this test? Remember, even if you didn’t get it right your brain still gets a reward for trying!

solution to puzzle win or fail

There are only 30 days in June, not 31! To solve this, you would have had to think outside the box and really pay attention to details. Did you get it right? To try out some more fun brainteasers, check these out below!