Title: What's in a brain?
Objective: To discover if age determines the ability to do riddles quickly.
Hypothesis: I think that age will not determine the ability to do riddles quickly because I think you are just good at riddles or not.
-5 13-14 year olds
-5 10-11 year olds
-5 40-45 year olds
Independent: Age of individual
Dependent: Time it takes to answer riddle.
-Pick two riddles
-Choose 15 test subjects, all female, each sub group of similar background.
-Give each test subject the two riddles in the same order as the other test subjects.
-Give the test subjects the riddle separatly, start the timer the second you give them the riddle.
-When the test subject gives an answer stop the timer.