# Adults Stumped By Maths Questions For 15 Year Olds. Can You Solve Them?

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How hard are math tests? A survey asked 2,000 UK adults to answer sample GCSE test questions intended for 15 year old students. On average, the survey questions were missed by about 40% of adults. Can you solve them? The video presents 2 questions that many adults missed.

Question 1 answer is at 1:05

Question 1 answer is at 1:47

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https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/viral/930283/two-every-five-people-answer-school-maths-question-can/

http://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/offbeat/millions-of-adults-stumped-by-maths-gcse-questions-faced-by-15-year-olds-1-7933674

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3610485/Millions-British-parents-t-answer-GCSE-maths-questions-15-16-year-olds-fare-better.html

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Question 1 answer is at 1:05

Question 1 answer is at 1:47

Blog post (text version): http://wp.me/p6aMk-4Gp

Sources

https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/viral/930283/two-every-five-people-answer-school-maths-question-can/

http://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/offbeat/millions-of-adults-stumped-by-maths-gcse-questions-faced-by-15-year-olds-1-7933674

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3610485/Millions-British-parents-t-answer-GCSE-maths-questions-15-16-year-olds-fare-better.html

If you like my videos, you can support me at Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/mindyourdecisions

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Google+: https://plus.google.com/108336608566588374147/posts

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/preshtalwalkar/

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"The Joy of Game Theory" shows how you can use math to out-think your competition. (rated 4/5 stars on 22 reviews) http://amzn.to/1uQvA20

"The Irrationality Illusion: How To Make Smart Decisions And Overcome Bias" is a handbook that explains the many ways we are biased about decision-making and offers techniques to make smart decisions. http://amzn.to/1o3FaAg

"Math Puzzles Volume 1" features classic brain teasers and riddles with complete solutions for problems in counting, geometry, probability, and game theory. Volume 1 is rated 4.5/5 stars on 11 reviews. http://amzn.to/1GhUUSH

"Math Puzzles Volume 2" is a sequel book with more great problems. http://amzn.to/1NKbyCs

"Math Puzzles Volume 3" is the third in the series. http://amzn.to/1NKbGlp

"40 Paradoxes in Logic, Probability, and Game Theory" contains thought-provoking and counter-intuitive results. (rated 4.9/5 stars on 7 reviews) http://amzn.to/1LOCI4U

"The Best Mental Math Tricks" teaches how you can look like a math genius by solving problems in your head http://amzn.to/18maAdo

"Multiply Numbers By Drawing Lines" This book is a reference guide for my video that has over 1 million views on a geometric method to multiply numbers. http://amzn.to/XRm7M4

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