Padua, Italy – august 2022
Baby chicks can do math!
A dissemination event to illustrate the biological relevance of number sensitivity in animals; event organized in collaboration with the Director of the Esapolis Museums, Dr. Enzo Moretto_ Esapolis Museum, Padua, Italy
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An initial attempt to study numerical abilities in animals is the famous story of Clever Hans.
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We represent numbers on a left to right oriented Mental Number Line (MNL), with small numbers located on the left and large ones on the right. How do these associations arise?
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The Mental Number Line refers to the tendency to associate small numbers with the left space and large number with the right space.