Very Few People Can Solve This Viral Math Riddle. Are You One Of Them?
February 26, 2014 9:58am PST
In an attempt to illustrate a scientific principle about theories, filmmaker Derek Muller took to the streets to ask anyone who would participate if they could figure out the answer to his riddle. Since the video of his experiment was posted on the web, it has gone viral, garnering almost a million views since Monday.
Muller tells participants a series of three numbers and then asks them to choose three more numbers that they believe fits his rule before actually guessing what the rule is. After many frustrated attempts, only one of the people who Muller questions is able to guess the answer to his riddle. Watch the video and try to guess the answer for yourself before it’s revealed at the end!
H/T: Tell Me Now