I think he answered this question fairly, don't you? Really, he answered the question the exact way it was asked, but we're sure it is not exactly what the teacher had in mind.

In a world where Common Core math problems seem to be the most hated, scholastic debate of all time, this kid is just doing what he's asked.

We think he nailed it.

His mom put this picture up on Reddit and captioned the picture, "This is why my kid is going places," and it was shared nearly six million times.