How many Squares Do You See Answer

An exercise in seeing.

Q. Looking at the graphic what differences are seen?

A. Squares of two different sizes, small and big.

A. Four of the small squares make one big square.

A. A matrix of squares equal a large square.

Next count every square of the two sizes and tally the count.

Big Small
4×4 = 1 2×2 = 2
3×3 = 4 1×1 = 8
2×2 = 9 tally 10
1×1 = 16
tally 30
Total = 40