You've Got Some Nerves!
Reaction time is the time it takes to process information, more specifically the time interval between a stimulus and reaction. In nature having a short reaction time will increase the animal's chances of survival. A person's reaction time can make he/she more inclined to certain activities such as sports or improve his or her ability to react to indications of danger, such as a fire alarm. In this experiment reaction times will be examined across a group (age, gender, etc) using a web-based reaction test.
What factors influence an individual's reaction time?
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