Genius 8-year-old girl crowned maths champ after solving 70 equations in 5 minutes (photos)

Genius 8-year-old girl crowned maths champ after solving 70 equations in 5 minutes (photos)

- An eight-year-old girl, Zury Tlapanco Reyes, has wowed the world with her intelligence

- Reyes was named the Grand Champion at the 2019 International Mental Arithmetic Competition

- The little girl managed to solve 70 maths problems in five minutes

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Zury Tlapanco Reyes, who hails from Mexico, is one brilliant young lady. The eight-year-old was crowned the Grand Champ at this year's International Mental Arithmetic Competition, which was hosted in China.

According to, Reyes managed to solve a staggering 70 mathematical problems in just five minutes using only her brainpower.

Not only did Reyes solve all the problems in minutes without the use of a calculator, but she did not get one answer wrong.

The young maths prodigy told local media afterwards that it was her first time competing at such an event on an international level. The championships took place earlier this year in July.

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Girl, 8, crowned math champ after solving 70 equations in 5 minutes

Zury Tlapanco Reyes can solve 70 math problems in just minutes using nothing but her brainpower. Photo credits: left - Chuck DeBroder-Certified Meteorologist/Facebook. Right - Cristo/Facebook.
Source: UGC

Previously, reported on Mzansi's own little genius. At the age of just two, Omphile Tswai can already do what most Grade 1 pupils have to learn.

Tswai, who resides with his parents in Mabopane, can read long sentences and complicated words, among other astonishing talents.

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