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Pattern Recognition Brain Teaser — The Empty Triangle

Please enjoy this brain teaser com­pli­ments of puz­zle mas­ter Wes Carroll.

The Empty Triangle

Pattern Recognition Test - Empty Triangle

Ques­tion:
Which fig­ure should be placed in the empty triangle?

This puz­zle works your exec­u­tive func­tions in your frontal lobes by using your pat­tern recog­ni­tion, hypoth­e­sis test­ing, and logic. Let us know how you do!

ANSWER:

3

SOLUTION:

The top num­ber minus the bot­tom left-hand num­ber is mul­ti­plied by the bot­tom right-hand num­ber to give the num­ber inside the triangle.

 

PS: Enjoy these 50 brain teasers to test your cog­ni­tive abil­ity. Free, and fun for adults of any age!

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