Every adult will recall that sinking feeling that came with turning over a test paper at school and realising you don't know the answer to the question.

But as these laugh-out-loud pictures prove, children can sometimes come up with the most genius responses when left stumped.

One lazy student skipped the details required in his exam and went for a rather basic and straightforward answer instead. Photo / Twitter
One lazy student skipped the details required in his exam and went for a rather basic and straightforward answer instead. Photo / Twitter
A youngster who clearly couldn't be bothered to come up with some creative verbs decided to turn his exam into a song instead. Photo / Twitter
A youngster who clearly couldn't be bothered to come up with some creative verbs decided to turn his exam into a song instead. Photo / Twitter
One student added her own answer and the teacher was not impressed. Photo / Twitter
One student added her own answer and the teacher was not impressed. Photo / Twitter
The teacher was impressed with this students creative talents. Photo / Tumblr
The teacher was impressed with this students creative talents. Photo / Tumblr
This student channeled their lack of knowledge into an artistic masterpiece. Photo / Imgur
This student channeled their lack of knowledge into an artistic masterpiece. Photo / Imgur
Sadly the eagle-eyed teacher managed to figure this one out. Photo / dumpaday
Sadly the eagle-eyed teacher managed to figure this one out. Photo / dumpaday
This student's math skills may not be up to scratch, but still manages to make the best out of a bad situation. Photo / Diply
This student's math skills may not be up to scratch, but still manages to make the best out of a bad situation. Photo / Diply