found the "tickling-machine" at least as ticklish as a person.
What does this indicate?
that robots are funnier than people.
b) that no social interaction is required for tickling.
c) that Alan can't tell a person from a robot.
d) that social interactions are required for tickling
2) So why can't you tickle yourself?
According to Dr. Provine, what physiological trait allows
humans to laugh the way we do?
b) our tongues
c) our upright posture
d) our hands
What happens the first time the students hear the laugh box?
Define "the placebo affect."
6) What the best way to transmit the cold virus?
b) shaking hands
c) sneezing on someone
Are Peppers Hot?
Name the compound in peppers that burns the mouth.
What else can this compound do?
a) start fires
b) numb pain
c) heal wounds
If you shake a can of mixed nuts, which type of nut rises
to the surface?
a) small peanuts
b) large brazil nuts
c) medium sized cashews
Why did Sid Nagel think that an improved understanding of
particle mixing was so important?