This riddle leaves many people confused – but can you guess how many children are there?

Everyone knows that sometimes, you have to move around to feel good. Whether it’s running around the block or taking your bicycle for a spin, the body benefits greatly from working out regularly.

However, the same applies to the brain. Sure, we use our minds all day at work and school, however, to stay sharp, you need to exercise what’s inside our heads in a different way. Such that you can relax, forget about all your worries for a minute and have some time to recharge your batteries.

Of course, there are plenty of ways to do it, and one of those is good ‘ol brainteasers.

Riddles are something most of us associate with our childhood, as these challenges often showed up when we had free time with our teachers, friends, or family.

Time to focus

Riddles are fun because they sometimes sound quite simple when you first hear them, but you realize how complex they actually are the longer you dwell in them.

In other words, you need to focus and fire up those problem-solving skills if you want to find the answer.

“How many children are there?”

Here is today’s riddle, in the picture below.

How many children are there?
Image source: The Laugh Club / Newsner

“There are 7 brothers in the family, each of them has One Sister. How Many Children Are There?”

This clever puzzle requires you to properly concentrate.

Can you handle it?

If you can’t find the answer, we’ll put it below the next picture.

Working the brain

Here is the correct answer to this riddle

Did you guess how many children are there? If not, you are not alone. This challenge has confused thousands of people online.

Here is the answer: 8. 

If every brother has one sister, that means it’s the same sister.

Did you get it on your own? Congratulations to you then!

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