A Very Tough Riddle: Which Cup Of Tea Will Get Full First?

How focused are you today? You might think, that this riddle is too simple to even be worth your time - but don't judge from your first glance. This brainteaser is harder than you think and it needs a good eye to spot the solution.

So even if you might think you have found the right answer, you will want to make sure you haven't missed anything.

The Benefit Of Brainteasers


Quizzes need your full brain power by using both your wits and your speed. They keep your brain stimulated while at the same time giving you a fun and relaxing break from your everyday chores. Not only do they improve your memory and boost your concentration but constant mental training can also delay mental diseases and make you instantly more attentive throughout your day. 

The quiz below is a brainteaser that will challenge your entire brain power. If you get stuck, don't worry: We have put the solution down below. However, give it a real try and don't peek! Are you ready? Let's go!


Can you find the odd one? You have 20 seconds 

Do you have an idea already? Really take a closer look to make sure, your theory is right. Those people who end up solving this puzzle really take some time with it. Try to think logically and examine the structure of the picture. If you can't find it, don't worry. We have the solution at the end of this article. 

So, how sharp is your brain? Let's find the solution together


Let's talk about the solution. Take a look at the riddle again: You can see 4 glasses and one pitcher of water. Now take a closer look at the pipes leading to the glasses. Which of them will be filled up first?

Calculate the time it will take the water to run down each setup of pipes. Really concentrate and figure out all the possibilities to get to your answer. 
Did you get it? Awesome! Continue for the result below.


The correct answer is: Glass number 2.  It's not only the first one to be filled but also the only one. Take a look at the pipes again and you will see, that many of them are actually closed so they won't be able to fill any glasses. 

Did you get it? Well done! You can be proud of yourself!
Challenge your friends as well and pass the quiz along to them to see if they can solve it as fast as you can! Let's spread some fun today.