This Fun Numbers Trick Will Turn You Into a Mind Reader

Try out this fun numbers trick at your next dinner party. You won't be disappointed with people's reactions...


Staying sharp on your numbers can really help you in making wise day-to-day money decisions.  Problem is, a lot of people tend to get intimidated by math.


This quick numbers trick will sharpen your math skills.  You may be shocked with the results!


Step 1:  Think of a number between 1 and 9



Step 2:  Multiply your number by 2



Step 3:  Add 8 to your new number



Step 4:  Divide your new number by 2



Step 5:  Subtract that number by your original number from step 1



Step 6:  Okay, you should now have a number between 1 and 26...  Take that number and match it to its equivalent letter. 



Step 7:  Pick a country anywhere in the world that starts with that letter.



Step 8:  Take the letter that comes next in the alphabet (for example, if your country starts with an A, you would choose B), and think of an animal that begins with that letter. 

For example…




Step 9:  Last step… think of the color of that animal



Congratulations!  You are now done with the math!  You should now have a country, an animal, and a color.



I’m pretty sure I know what you’re thinking.  The problem is…



...There are no Grey Elephants in Denmark!


If this this is the answer you got to, then great!  If the country started with a D but you did not choose Denmark, then you still did the math right.  Share this trick with your friends and share your answers with us!

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