KOURKE

06-04-2009, 05:50 PM

To assure the accuracy of the results, you should not take your time, but instead, answer each of them immediately.

OK?

Let's find out just how clever you really are....

First Question :

You are a participant in a race. You overtake the second person. What position are you in?

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Answer : If you answered that you are first, then you are WRONG! If you overtake the second person and you take his place, YOU are in second place!

Try not to screw up next time. Now answer the second question, but don't take as much time as you took for the first question, OK?

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Second Question

Very tricky arithmetic! Note: This must be done in your head only. Do NOT use paper and pencil or a calculator .

Try it.

Take 1000 and add 40 to it. Now add another 1000 Now add 30 . Add another 1000 . Now add 20 . Now add another 1000 . Now add 10 . What is the total?

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Did you get 5000 ?

The correct answer is actually 4100 .

If you don't believe it, check it with a calculator!

Today is not your day, is it?

OK?

Let's find out just how clever you really are....

First Question :

You are a participant in a race. You overtake the second person. What position are you in?

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

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Answer : If you answered that you are first, then you are WRONG! If you overtake the second person and you take his place, YOU are in second place!

Try not to screw up next time. Now answer the second question, but don't take as much time as you took for the first question, OK?

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Second Question

Very tricky arithmetic! Note: This must be done in your head only. Do NOT use paper and pencil or a calculator .

Try it.

Take 1000 and add 40 to it. Now add another 1000 Now add 30 . Add another 1000 . Now add 20 . Now add another 1000 . Now add 10 . What is the total?

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Did you get 5000 ?

The correct answer is actually 4100 .

If you don't believe it, check it with a calculator!

Today is not your day, is it?