This admissions question for First Graders in Hong Kong is stumping adults, can you figure it out?

This question below was included in an admissions test for first graders at a Hong Kong school. It’s stumping adults and going viral in China. The question was featured in the Chinese micro-blogging site Sina Weibo:

@微博搞笑排行榜: What takes an elementary school student just seconds to do; takes a high school student several minutes; takes a college student half and hour and up; and takes a Ph.D a lifetime… After I shared this problem with my class and saw so many academic tyrants spend half the day trying to figure it out, I snickered sinisterly inside.

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Still stumped? When you finally have given up, scroll down for the answer…

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Flip the image upside down, and you’ll get it. Yup, you just needed to think like a 5 year old.

 

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