Test Your Brain

This is NOT a joke. If you were able to pass these 3 tests, you can cancel your annual visit to your neurologist. Your brain is great and you’re far from having a close relationship with Alzheimer. Congratulations!

Eonvrye that can raed this rsaie your hnad

Only great minds can read this.
This is weird, but interesting!

If you can raed this, you have a sgtrane mnid too.

Can you raed this? Olny 55 plepoe out of 100 can.

I cdnuolt blveiee that I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd what I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno’t mtaetr in what oerdr the ltteres in a word are, the olny iproamtnt tihng is that the frsit and last ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can still raed it whotuit a pboerlm. This is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the word as a wlohe. Azanmig huh? Yaeh and I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt! If you can raed this forwrad it to ferinds !


Selective Attention Test


More Brain Teasers

1. Please pick the piece that’s miss­ing from the dia­gram on the left. You can find the answer at the bottom of this post.


2. In which direc­tion is the bus pic­tured below traveling?

Do you know the answer? The only pos­si­ble answers are “left” or “right.”
Still don’t know?  Keep read­ing for the answer and explanation…

When pre-school chil­dren were shown this pic­ture and ques­tion, they all answered “left.” When asked why, they answered “Because you can’t see the door.” Feel pretty dumb now, don’t you? We did too!

3. This is a very fun link to a series of 20 timed puz­zles put together by the BBC.  It should take you about 10 min­utes or less to com­plete.
The Senses Chal­lenge

4. You also might enjoy their Inter­ac­tive Brain which allows you to explore both the struc­ture and func­tion of your brain. The func­tions will help you learn what areas of your brain you are exer­cis­ing when you do or feel cer­tain things. They map out for you: anger, con­scious­ness, dis­gust, hap­pi­ness, lan­guage under­stand­ing, move­ment, self aware­ness, smell, taste, touch, breath­ing, coor­di­na­tion, fight or flight, hear­ing, long-term episodic mem­ory, sad­ness, self con­trol, speech pro­duc­tion, thirst and hunger, and vision.


Resources:  http://www.sharpbrains.com/


Answer: C