Try to answer the question without pointing at the tomatoes one-by-one.
If you find that you counted them by going one~two~three~four~... then that's fine. You will not need me to tell you the answer.
That's it ~ end of story.
This page is intended for discussion with someone who is your guide to living ~ in other words a teacher of somesort ~ someone you can interact with immediacy. I cannot do that from a distance, nor even train you in my way of thinking ~ which might not be a good idea.
The shortcut I mentioned is not necessarily obvious to anyone else but me, and maybe some others who just happen to have thought along the same lines. You may have found an even better shortcut.