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The Ultimate Eye Puzzles Quiz
by Staff
Although eye puzzles, like those created by Magic Eye, were at the peak of their popularity in the 1990s, they still exist today. Test out your knowledge of this primitive 3-D technique with our eye puzzles quiz.

When were eye puzzles first created?

  • 1990
  • 1833
  • 1959
  • 1982

True or False: There is only one way to view an eye puzzle.

  • True
  • False

True or False: Everyone can solve eye puzzles.

  • True
  • False

True or False: Eye puzzles aren't just for entertainment purposes.

  • True
  • False

Which of the following conditions may hinder your ability to solve an eye puzzle?

  • lazy eye
  • uncorrected astigmatism
  • amblyopia
  • all of the above

True or False: Crossing your eyes is not recommended when viewing eye puzzles.

  • True
  • False

If you are near-sighted and wear glasses, which of the following will help you solve an eye puzzle?

  • remove your glasses
  • wear contacts
  • cross your eyes
  • wear your glasses

Which of the following was the predecessor to eye puzzles?

  • cartoons
  • stereoscope
  • photography
  • Polaroid pictures

True or False: Perfect vision is required for solving eye puzzles.

  • True
  • False

True or False: Magic Eye Inc. invented eye puzzles.

  • True
  • False

Which of the following will help you solve an eye puzzle?

  • closing your eyes
  • focusing in the center of the image
  • touching your nose to the image
  • all of the above

True or False: Eye puzzles are bad for your vision.

  • True
  • False

True or False: Relaxing your eye muscles is the key to solving eye puzzles.

  • True
  • False

True or False: An eye puzzle consists of viewing two images side-by-side.

  • True
  • False

What part of your eye produces a 3-D image?

  • retina
  • iris
  • optic nerve
  • none of the above

Which of the following do you need to solve an eye puzzle?

  • special glasses
  • a colored filter
  • healthy vision in both eyes
  • vision-correcting glasses

Analyzing what type of images lead to the creation of eye puzzles?

  • aerial photographs from spy planes
  • black and white photos
  • blurry images
  • close-cropped images

How many different types of eye puzzles are there?

  • 1
  • 3
  • 15
  • 50

True or False: If you have lazy eye, you will not be able to solve an eye puzzle.

  • True
  • False

Which method of viewing eye puzzles is the most difficult?

  • crossed eyes
  • parallel viewing method
  • "drunk eyes"
  • moving finger