Mom Shared Her Second Grader Math Test And It Threw Many Adults Off
September 19, 2018
A British mom, Louise Bloxham, was the first to share the math puzzle for the second-graders. She posted it on Twitter, asking people whether it was too hard for 6-7-year-olds. The math test seems to be clear as day, however, it got the adults puzzled somehow.
The equation reads:
There were some people on the train. 19 people get off the train at the first stop. 17 people get on the train. Now there are 63 people on the train. How many people were on the train to begin with?