TEST FOR DEMENTIA

Below are four (4) questions and a bonus question.  You have to answer them instantly.  You can't take your time, answer all of them immediately.  Let's find out just how clever you really are.

First Question:第一題
You are participating in a race. You overtake the second place person.  What position are you in?

Answer:  If you answered that you are first, then you are wrong!  If you overtake the second place person, and you take their place, you are second!

To answer the second question, don't take as much time as you took for the first question.  回答第2題，你不能使用與回答第1題相同的時間。

Second Question第二題:
If you are in a race, and you overtake the last person, then you are?

Answer:  If you answered that you are second to last, then you are wrong again.  Tell me, how can you overtake the LAST person?!  You're not having a good time at this! Are you?

Very tricky maths!  Note: This must be done in your head only.  Do NOT use paper and pencil or a calculator.  Try it.

Third Question:第三題

1000加上40，再加1000，再加30，再加1000，現在加上20，再加一次1000，現在加上10，總數是什麼？

Answer:  Did you get 5000?  The correct answer is actually 4100.  Don't believe it?  Check with your calculator!

Today is definitely not your day.  Maybe you will get the last question right?

Fourth Question:第四題

Mary's father has five daughters: 1. Nana, 2. Nene, 3. Nini, 4. Nono.  What is the name of the fifth daughter?

Mary的父親有5個女兒，第1個女兒 Nana 2個女兒 Nene 3個女兒 Nini 4個女兒 Nono，第5個女兒的名字是什麼？

Answer:  Nunu?  NO!  Of course not.  Her name is Mary.  Read the question again!

Okay, now the bonus round.  You can partially redeem yourself with this one!!!!!

Bonus Question加分題:

There is a mute person who wants to buy a toothbrush.  By imitating the action of brushing one's teeth he successfully expresses himself to the shopkeeper and the purchase is done.  Now if there is a blind man who wishes to buy a pair of sunglasses, how should he express himself?

Answer:   He just has to open his mouth and ask.  He's blind, not mute - so simple.

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