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Answer These 5 Questions To See How Good Your Instincts Are

How lucky are you?

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Welcome. We've devised a foolproof method for testing whether or not you've got good instincts.

We're going to put you into five life-or-death scenarios, and all you need to do is respond to each one from your gut. If you can make it through all five, you're luckier than you thought. If not, well, you've got bad instincts. Ready to start?
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We're going to put you into five life-or-death scenarios, and all you need to do is respond to each one from your gut. If you can make it through all five, you're luckier than you thought. If not, well, you've got bad instincts. Ready to start?

  1. 1. QUICK! You've got five seconds before this bomb goes off! What do you do?

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    Incorrect
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    Red
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    Incorrect
    Blue
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    Blue
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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Clipping the red wire defuses the bomb, leading to a narrow escape!

    Clipping the blue wire, on the other hand... BOOM!

    Clipping the red wire defuses the bomb, leading to a narrow escape!
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  2. 2. You've been lost in the woods all day and you're out of supplies. You come across a split in the trail. Do you take the right path or the left path?

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    Incorrect
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The left path leads to a fully stocked shelter.

    The right path leads you around in circles...

    The left path leads to a fully stocked shelter.
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  3. 3. One of these envelopes holds a check for one million dollars. Pick one.

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    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The $1,000,000 check was in the envelope on the right.

    The envelope on the left was empty.

    The $1,000,000 check was in the envelope on the right.
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  4. 4. One of these pills is poison. The other is a harmless sugar pill.

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    Incorrect
    Blue
    Blue
    Correct
    Incorrect
    Pink
    Pink
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Picking pink saved your neck.

    The blue pill was poison.

    Picking pink saved your neck.
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  5. 5. One of the doors opens up to a cliff. Which door leads to safety?

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    Incorrect
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    Incorrect
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    If you chose door 1, you're safe.

    If you chose door 2, you're taking a nosedive...

    If you chose door 1, you're safe.
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This post was translated from Japanese.

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