13-year-old boy Abdulrahman Hussain from Egypt has won first place at a global competition by solving 320 arithmetic problems in 8 minutes.After the competition Egyptian Abdulrahman Hussain was presented in the media as the smartest child in the world.
The Intelligent Mental Arithmetic International Competition took place in Malaysia in December, 2017 and 3,000 competitiors took part in it. 13-year-old Abdulrahman Hussain won the first place by solving 320 complex arithmetic problmes in only 8 minutes. He says his achievement can be thanked for his teachers’ and family’s support.
Abdulrahman Hussain began his trainings for the competition in 2012 and he has taken part in a number of other competitions since then.