~ Word Tricks ~
Lets see how many of these you can outsmart!
Read the colors (not
words) out loud!
Try and see how well you do by reading color of the word, not the actual word... pretty difficult huh?
|Its very hard for our brain to disregard the letters and focus solely on the colors.|
|Read it out Loud! What does it say?|
|If it says a "A bird in the bush" then you are wrong! Read it again! It really reads "A bird in the the bush"|
|ALZHEIMERS' EYE TEST|
Count every " F" in the following text:
FINISHED FILES ARE THE RE
SULT OF YEARS OF SCIENTI
FIC STUDY COMBINED WITH
THE EXPERIENCE OF YEARS...
WRONG, THERE ARE
-- no joke.
|From Cambridge University|
O lny srmat poelpe can raed tihs.
cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The
pha onmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy,
it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoatnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm.
Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Amzanig huh? yaeh and I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt! if
you can raed tihs psas it on !!
|Mental math trick|
At the end of this
message, you are asked a question. Answer it immediately. Don't stop and think
about it. Just say the first thing that pops into your mind.
Now ... just follow the instructions as quickly as possible.
Do not go to the next calculation before you have finished the previous one..
You do not ever need to write or remember the answers, just do it using your mind.
You'll be surprised.
How much is:
15 + 6
3 + 56
89 + 2
12 + 53
75 + 26
25 + 52
63 + 32
I know! Calculations are hard work, but it's nearly over..
Come on, one more...
123 + 5
QUICK! THINK ABOUT A COLOR AND A TOOL!
Scroll further to the bottom...
You just thought about a Red Hammer, didn't you?
If this is not your answer, you are among 2% of people who have a different mind. 98% of the folks would answer a red hammer while doing this exercise.
Mental math trick #2
FOLLOW these instructions one at a time and as QUICKLY as you can!
Quick! Pick a number between 12 and 5.
Now scroll down...
The number you picked was 7, right?
|Mental math trick#3|
Again, as quickly as you can but don't advance until you've done each of them...really. Now, ARROW down (but not too fast, you might miss something).........
Now repeat saying the number 6 to yourself as fast as you can for 15 seconds.
Then scroll down.
QUICK!!! THINK OF A VEGETABLE! Then arrow down.
You're thinking of a carrot right?
If not, you're among the 2% of the population whose minds are warped enough to think of something else. 98% of people will answer with carrot when given this exercise.
~ Hope you enjoyed them!