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Can exercise make your brain work better?. By: Sofia Nowlan and Owen Ritz-Williamson. Scientists think that exercise can…. M ake us have better decision making skills Help us heal faster with brain injuries Help us have better mental focus. H ypothesis.

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Can exercise make your brain work better?

By:Sofia Nowlan andOwen Ritz-Williamson


Scientists think that exercise can…

  • Make us have better decision making skills

  • Help us heal faster with brain injuries

  • Help us have better mental focus


Hypothesis

  • If you exercise then your brain will work better


Materials

  • 8 volunteers

  • 50 small items

  • A table and chair

  • A towel

  • Obstacle course

  • Board games

  • Paper

  • Pen or pencil

  • Timer


Procedure

  • Design an obstacle course

  • Collect board games

  • Explain the procedure to the volunteers

  • Have the volunteers take the memory test

  • For the memory test you take your 50 small household items put them under a towel

  • 1 at a time show the volunteer an item cover it again do this for about 5 items

  • After you are done with the 5 items point to an item you showed them and see if they can tell you what the item is.


Procedure extended

  • After you are finished with the memory test split the volunteers equally into two groups one exercise group and one board game group

  • The volunteers should either exercise or play a board game for 10 minutes

  • Repeat the memory test for the other groups that have not done the test yet

  • Collect the information from the second memory test


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Conclusion…

Does exercise make your brain work better?

We think that exercise does make your brain work better


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