'Cheryl's birthday' math problem makes Twitter go awry with solutions!'When is Cheryl's birthday?' math problem may have got the top scholars around the world on their toes, but not the Twitteratis! They rather came out with amusing solutions to the problem.The Math Olympiad question
'When is Cheryl's birthday?' math problem may have got the top scholars around the world on their toes, but not the Twitteratis! They rather came out with amusing solutions to the problem.
The Math Olympiad question which went viral like a forest on fire was posted by a TV presenter Kenneth Kong on his Facebook page.
The question, which first appeared as a crucial part of the Singapore and Asian Schools Math Olympiads contest held on 8th April, saw some bizarre solutions coming in from Twitter.
Whoever had a look at the math problem (that was asked to sophomores and juniors of Singaporean High-schools) was left scratching his or her head. But the curious math puzzle virtually 'Broke the Internet' and had people debating over its equivalent similarity to 'what color is the dress?'
As many tried pouring in explanations to this mystery, social media platforms were bombarded with funny solutions that had been trolling ever since.
Here are some of the awry tweets trolling on twitter, the solution memes and videos explaining the vague answer to this question. Check them out here -