Can You Behave Randomly?Submitted by Chris Comotellamski on Wed, 08/14/2013 - 16:03
"The generation of random numbers is too important to be left to chance."
-Robert R. Coveyou, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
The goal of the exercise is to deepen your understanding of what randomness is by having you try to behave randomly. Whether humans can behave randomly is important to psychology (as well as to the gaming industry!). Most psychological theories would argue that it would be extremely difficult for people to behave randomly (more about this later).
Human randomness video: