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Katrina Ziebarth

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Why are more people right handed?
« on: 23/06/2008 13:49:29 »
Katrina Ziebarth asked the Naked Scientists:

Why are more people right-handed?

What do you think?


 

Offline RD

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Why are more people right handed?
« Reply #1 on: 23/06/2008 13:58:04 »
I'm sure I attempted to answer this question from this person ...
http://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=15084.msg179018#msg179018
 

Offline rosalind dna

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Why are more people right handed?
« Reply #2 on: 23/06/2008 15:12:31 »
Almost everyone in my family are right-handed with the exception of 2 relatives, who are left-handed, Any ideas as to why?

Also aren't we all really ambidextrous? Since we have to use both hands to eat with do most things such as dressing, typing for instance.
 

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Why are more people right handed?
« Reply #3 on: 25/06/2008 21:36:23 »
Katrina,

It is due to the fact that most people are left brain dominant , why this is I do not know why

Alan
 

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