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The Stroop Test
To get an idea for how the Stroop test works, say out loud the color each word below is written in, not the color it says. For example, when you get to the first word in the third line, you should say "red."

A static version of the Stroop Test

Did you find yourself slowing down as you read through the list? Find out why.

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