Are You Brilliant?

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brainStay with me here. This is one of those mind tests, maybe you've seen it before:

fi yuo cna raed tihs, yuo hvae a brinlliat mnid

Cna yuo raed tihs? Olny 55 plepoe out of 100 can.

i cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrni g to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno't mtaetr in waht oerdr the ltteres in a wrod are, the olny iproamtnt tihng is taht the frsit and
lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it whotuit a pboerlm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe. Azanmig huh? yaeh and I awlyas tghuhot slpeling was ipmorantt! if you can raed tihs forwrad it.

I have received this email a few times, and always I re-read it eagerly. It turns out that there is some research about letter order and mind sharpness. According to Snopes, the information in this email is somewhat true, but it's mostly for fun.

Here's another fun poll that asks Are you smart from The CafeMom Newcomer's Club.

Could you read the scrambled letters?

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