bookWe all know concentrating isn’t the easiest thing to do sometimes. We try to focus our minds on one thing, but they tend to wonder off into a place far far away. Well here’s your chance to pull your head out of the clouds and practice on your concentration! After all, imagine all the things we would learn if we concentrated all the time? Try to count every letter that is specifically mentioned. Go slow, there’s more than you think!

Count the number of “Y” in this text:

Yesterday, Lucy went all the way to Boston. She wanted to buy new shoes. She had to go in many shops before she found the shows she wanted. She was happy to stop at a restaurant to have some tea and cookies before she took the train back home.

Count the number of “F” in this text:

Finished files are the result of years of scientific study combined with the experience of years.

Count the number of “E” in this text:

Last summer, Jean and Harriet spent their vacation in Michigan. They rented a cabin on the lake. The cabin had two bedrooms and a nice deck. They used to spend a lot of time on the deck, just looking at how the light would change on the water. Several times, they borrowed bikes from their neighbors and spent a few hours exploring the villages not far from their cabin.

 We found this great brain puzzle and more at SharpBrains.com.

Solution

Show Me!

“Y”-7

Yesterday, Lucy went all the way to Boston. She wanted to buy new shoes. She had to go in many shops before she found the shoes she wanted. She was happy to stop at a restaurant to have some tea and cookies before she took the train back home.

“F”- 6

Finished files are the result of years of scientific study combined with the experience ofyears.

“E”- 37

Last summer, Jean and Harriet spent their vacation in Michigan. They rented a cabin on the lake. The cabin had two bedrooms and a nice deck. They used to spend a lot of time on the deck, just looking at how the light would change on the water. Several times, they borrowed bikes from their neighbors and spent a few hours exploring thevillages not far from their cabin.