The internet was blown over by a 'simple' math problem posted online by some maths loving Singapore students. To the relief of millions of people, the 'problem' has finally been solved!
The problem was originally designed for 14 to 15 year old students in Singapore and the famed Asian Schools Math Olympiads. It went viral across the world and millions of people started to work on it.
According to Stephan McConnnachie, a Mathematics teacher in Christchurch and the former manager of New Zealand's Math Olympiad said that problems such as this one would help challenge the negative stigma people have towards maths.
The question was regarding the birthday age of a girl with some clues given to solve it.
If you wish to have a go at the problem, here it is -