New Years Riddles to Start 2019

Get the answer to the above challenge by  clicking here . Image Courtesy:  Tricks4fun.com

Get the answer to the above challenge by clicking here. Image Courtesy: Tricks4fun.com

OK. If you’re a little older like me (meaning you’re not a “kid” anymore), well, you might not have gotten many toys for Christmas. So, I thought it’d be fun to start the new year here with a few riddles that are both fun and extremely challenging….just the thing to get the fog out of your brain from a possible late-night New Year’s Eve! So, here goes (and keep in mind, these are TOUGH riddles…very tough). So if you figure these out without using the help, well, you are definitely smarter than me! Enjoy!

Riddle #1: The Fourth Equation

Take a look at the image below. Can you figure out what the fourth equation should be? There is help below if you need it.

What is the fourth equation??? Image Courtesy: PDChina/Twitter

What is the fourth equation??? Image Courtesy: PDChina/Twitter

If you need a bit of help, click here.

If you want the FULL explanation and answer from Reader’s Digest, click here.

Riddle #2: Which Coffee Cup Fills First?

Well, the title says it all. Which coffee cup will fill first in this liquid physics challenge. Good luck, it’s not as easy as it looks.

Which coffee cup will fill first? Image Courtesy: Herbueautyxo/Twitter

Which coffee cup will fill first? Image Courtesy: Herbueautyxo/Twitter

If you need help with this coffee challenge, click here.

Riddle #3: How Many Triangles?

We’ve all seen these types of puzzles, where you’re challenged to see how many of a certain shape can be found in the image or drawing. Nothing new here…except this one is much harder that you think. Give it a shot, then be sure to check out the debate linked below.

How many triangles can you see here? Image Courtesy: DrASKY/Facebook

How many triangles can you see here? Image Courtesy: DrASKY/Facebook

If you need some help (and the answer), click here.

Check out this Quora forum link where the answer is being debated through over 1000 responses. There is some passion out there on this one!


We at Eyes on Broadway hope your 2019 starts great and ends even better!



Dan Meyers