Riddle: Many Americans get it wrong – what’s the name of the fourth son?

Anywhere you look online, there is a mention of the current pandemic. The coronavirus COVID-19 name is everywhere – you get updates, news and information 24/7. And it is not surprising, humanity is currently facing a new and threatening challenge.

From time to time it may be good to take a rest from news and social media. Being stressed all day helps no one. Therefore, you can give your mind a break by solving some good ‘ol brainteasers.

Puzzles, riddles, tests, and problems are great to exercise your brain!

Back in the day, I had a book full of brainteasers. I would open and start solving them almost anywhere, at school, home or even in the car – but regardless, it was always fun to challenge yourself and exercise your competitive instinct a little.

Most people answer incorrectly

During these dark times, it is more important than ever to exercise your brain. We need to stay home anyway – might as well make the most out of it and exercise your mind properly.

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With that said, I found an enigmatic riddle that has been gaining traction online. Most people answer incorrectly – and after seeing the answer you’ll understand why. In other words, it’s not easy.

It is important to think before deciding on your final answer.

Can you solve this enigmatic riddle?

Well, time to see if you can handle this tricky challenge!

enigmatic riddle
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Someone’s mother has 4 sons
– North
– West
– South
What is the name of the fourth son?

Yes, think about it – then we’ll show you the answer below the next image.

The correct answer is that the fourth son’s name is Someone.

The answer is in the riddle

Many of you probably thought his name was East because the other three sons all had names related to the cardinal directions, but that is incorrect. In fact, the answer is already inside this enigmatic riddle.

Someone‘s mom…” I think you see it now!

Did you get it right? Good job! Now press that SHARE button and challenge your friends to a fun challenge!