Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 8th Oct 2012 21:54 UTC
In the News "Ask adults from the industrialized world what number is halfway between 1 and 9, and most will say 5. But pose the same question to small children, or people living in some traditional societies, and they're likely to answer 3. Cognitive scientists theorize that that's because it's actually more natural for humans to think logarithmically than linearly." Fascinating. The human brain is such a magical machine.
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Here is the correct test
by jefro on Tue 9th Oct 2012 16:59 UTC
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Next test would be to tell them you'll pay them in between 5 and 10 dollars and hour and see what they come up with. Bet they now say 10 dollars.

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