Today's Challenge: Most people answer this riddle incorrectly

Today’s Challenge: Most people answer this riddle incorrectly

The web is plastered with reminders of the coronavirus – no matter where you look. Sometimes it can be a good thing to avoid the news for a while.

Not everything can be worries and anxiety. Therefore, we should take a much-needed break every now and then by solving a few good ‘ol brainteasers.

A brainteaser, or conundrum, can really help the mind perk up!

Back when I was a kid, my parents use to get me the local magazine, which was filled with riddles, puzzles, and other challenges.

I would bring it around with me everywhere. It could be at school or in the car – regardless, it was always fun to challenge myself and put my puzzle-solving skills to the test.

Most people answer the riddle incorrectly

Just because the world is not at its best time, we can not let the brain rot away. Now, more than ever, we need to have a healthy mind – and it can also be fun to move those brain cells from time to time.

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Therefore, I brought you a riddle that has gained a lot of attention online recently. Most people answer the riddle incorrectly – and after seeing the answer, it is easy to understand why. In other words, it’s not that simple.

It is important to think before deciding what your final answer will be.

Can you handle this puzzle?

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

Most people answer this riddle incorrectly
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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 will present the answer after the picture below.


The answer is revealed

The correct answer is that the fourth son is called Someone.

Many of you may have thought that he would be called East because the other three sons all had the names of the cardinal directions, but that’s wrong. The answer to the riddle is revealed already in the first sentence.

“Someone’s mother…” Now I think everyone will get it!

Did you solve it on your own? Good work! Now press that SHARE button below and invite your friends to a fun challenge today!