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Published: May 1, 2016
Betcha Can't Find The Mistake In 5 Seconds Or Less In This Brain Teaser
by Toshiba Reynolds

Can you find the mistake in the following brainteaser in less than five seconds? Betcha can't.

A puzzle, created by Playbuzz, has been making the rounds, challenging folks to see if they can find the mistake in the sentence and sequence of numbers below – in five seconds or less.

It aims to determine how quickly folks process information.

So here goes, begin the countdown now:

<small>(Picture: Playbuzz)</small>
(Picture: Playbuzz)
Did you get it?  If not, scroll down for the answer...

<small>(Picture: Playbuzz)</small>
(Picture: Playbuzz)
If you didn't get it at first you are among many. The reason is that the time pressure causes you to hurry, skipping over the mistake in the sentence as your eyes is drawn to the bold text and the colorful numbers.

Okay, here it is:

We often see what we expect to see so we do not notice the extra 'the'.

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