Poonam Singh

Math Puzzles/riddles are exercises designed to stimulate cognitive function and encourage the brain to work to complete the exercise. 

While many people like to do Math Riddles for fun, however, these simple exercises have other uses also. While neurologists often utilize these puzzles when they work with patients to arrive at a diagnosis, teachers often use them as educational tools in the classroom.

One such Math Puzzle was recently shared on Twitter by IAS officer Awanish Sharan. He shared an image which features a lock challenging people to find the correct code for the lock using the given hints.

Sharing the image on the social media platform, Sharan wrote, “Your answer?”

The picture has a lock with a group of numbers on the left side along with some hints.

This mind-bending mathematical puzzle has blown away everyone’s brain. As we can see the puzzle plays with your mind.

Since being shared a day ago on Twitter, the mathematical puzzle has gathered over 1.4 million views, 8.9 K likes and several retweets. The tweet has also received numerous comments.

Here’s how Twitteratis reacted to the optical illusion: