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Colour Blindness Awareness Day 2020: Can You See All the Shades? This Simple Color Blindness Test Can Figure Out!

While most of us can see the various colours in the world, many can’t and they are called people with colour blindness. Every year, September 6 is dedicated to people who are colour blind and is observed as International Color Blind Awareness Day. The day is also celebrated as John Dalton’s birthday who is extremely popular for his work in atomic theory. However, Dalton is known as one of the first scientists to study color blindness.

While colour blindness is affected to a huge population many don’t even know they have ‘colour blindness’, commonly called the colour vision deficiency. Some easy online colour blindness tests are designed for such people which can help people diagnose if they are colour blind. Some complicated patterns having different colours are used to find out a hidden number, letter or shape. One can easily take the test and find out if they have colour blindness. Below you’ll find a similar test that will help u find out if you are colour blind or not. These pictures mostly featuring numbers and letters in bright colours and clearer dots will help you understand.

Colour Blindness Test:

Let’s start with the easy ones first. But these are the ones that people with minor colourblindness can figure out!

Ans: The number 5

Ans: Green, Blue and then Green sunglass shapes.

Ans. Number 7

Ans: A pink coffee mug

Ans. The Number 71

Ans: An orange cross in a circle

Ans: The Number 45

And: A green dog

Ans: The number 74

Ans: The word: VISION in orange, yellow and red

Ans: The number 12 in greenish grey

How many dis you get right? If you feel that you can’t really figure out if you’re colour blind or not, you must visit an expert. Colour blindness is said to affecs up to 1 in 12 men and 1 in 200 women worldwide. Despite the fact that so many people are affected by an inherited condition, it is often overlooked, belittled and unconsidered.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Sep 06, 2020 08:10 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).

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