Such riddles are useful for many reasons. First of all, solving them is funny. Secondly, they teach us to think outside the box and in a more abstract way.
For example, at the first glance, the answer to this riddle seems to be obvious. Let’s try to solve it!
How many holes are on this t-shirt? Think well before giving the answer!
The majority of people answer without thinking that there are two. But everything is not that easy!
We can see the background through the holes on the t-shirt. And the t-shirt has two layers. So, there are four holes in it!
Don’t worry if you didn’t give the correct answer. According to statistics, only 17% of people immediately give the correct answer.