This Puzzle with Clever Twist is Stumping Adults, But Many 6-Year-Olds Solve it In Under 20 Seconds


If you’ve ever seen the TV show ‘Are you smarter than a 10 year old?’ you’ll be well aware that most of us adults aren’t. Whether it’s that we’ve forgotten everything we knew at that age or we’re breeding an army of child geniuses set to soon take the world by storm, they seem to forever be outsmarting their grown up competitors.

Well, apparently now 6-year-olds are smarter than the rest of us too. A puzzle that was given to first grade students at a Hong Kong elementary school has left most adults of the internet scratching their heads, while 6-year-olds are told to solve it in 20 seconds.what-parking-space-number-is-the-car-parked-in-english-translation

I don’t know about the rest of you but it took me about 20 seconds just to work out what was going on and another 10 spent judging the wonky parking.

spoiler alert: the answer is in this video