How Many Pens Do You See?

This clever picture (below) that I found on the Swedish Facebook page Technology Palace earlier today – got my brain working full steam. To solve it, you have to concentrate and focus all your senses.

How many pens do you see?

I looked up a lot of similar challenges, and even if you get four options to choose from; the majority seems to get it wrong on the first attempt – at least if you stick to doing it under 10 seconds.

It’s a simple task that doesn’t present a lot of difficulties, but for some reason, it’s difficult to figure out the right answer!

Now the question is: Can you do it?

How many pens are in this picture?

The options are likely to help you, but you still have to do some quick counting if you are to get the right answer!

Now make sure you decided on options A, B, C, or D!

Below the picture, we will show you the correct answer!





Are you smart enough?

The right answer is option C, there are 10 pens!

Did you get it right? How many pencils did you think there was in the illustration? Did you get it right?