9 STEPS TO SOLVE RIDDLES AND BRAINTEASERS CORRECTLY.
Riddle is an educative and entertaining game even though, getting the right answer to some riddles may be really tasking. To help you solve any riddle correctly, ideashubs.com has provided for you some steps which if you follow, you are just a step away to getting yourself the right answer.
Read the question more than once:
Before riddles and brainteasers are solved, one should go through the question over and over again. The question wants you to think hard so they usually come I logical ways. Meanwhile the author of each riddles must have thought of so many possible wrong answers too, just the way you do most of the times before getting the right answer. Make sure you understand what the question is asking you to do/solve before suggesting an answer
Do not rush into answering what comes to your mind:
Unlike most very logical riddles, many other riddles have different answers that pop to reader’s mind and the answers are usually wrong. Do not rush into popping out what comes to your mind first. Criticise your answers and think of other possible answers to the question. Although, you have been asked to criticize yourself, you are not asked to condemn; the first answer that pops to your mind may be right.
Study each words in the question over and over again:
Some riddles have already given you the hint to the right answer in their questions but those words have been placed in such a way that you may not easily reason to them. Cross check if your riddle have such words and kindly make use of them and believe me, you are already close to getting the right answer.
Relate the keywords with each other:
Every riddle has their keywords, some are meant to distract your attention while some lead you straight to the right answer. Try to distinguish the right and distracting keywords from each other and focus on the ones that will be useful for you and will get you the right answer.
Compare your relationship with the answers you have in mind:
This is more or less filtering the answers and sticking to the ones that are reasonable. As written earlier, the first answer that pops to your mind may be right so this is where you confirm if your first answer is really right since the first answers you get are usually wrong.
Try your luck:
Most times when you finally get the right answers to riddles, you would know if you are really correct. Now, you can attempt an answer if you are really sure you will be right.
If you are wrong, do not give up and start again:
It is always frustrating when you are unable to get the right answer to a certain riddle but never give up. Keep trying until you get an indomitable clue. You can fo through all the steps once again
Search for an answer:
In case you do not figure out an answer in two to three days, do not hesitate to consult the question source or some other people that are more versatile in answering riddles. You can look up the answers on google, send the riddle to us or better still, drop as a comment anywhere on our website.
Share with friends:
“A problem shared is half solved.” You can share those riddles to your social media pages and get series of replies from your friends and followers. When someone gives an answer that does not really makes sense to you, you can ask them to explain and if they are able to convince you, do not hesitate to accept that as the right answer. You can also request riddles from friends through your social media pages. This helps develop your riddle solving ability as it is really fun and competitive.
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Written by Ajibade Quazeem