So far, the human mind is one of the great mysteries.Although the existence of civilization for thousands of years by researchers a considerable amount of secrets were revealed in the features of human psychology, a lot still remains a mystery.We'll tell you about some interesting psychological facts, so that you can learn more about themselves and their loved ones.
- 1 Fact 1: man is inherent in "blindness inattention»
- 2 Fact 2: features of the human psyche is such that he can not remember more than three or four elements simultaneously
- 3 fact 3: The influence of color on the human psyche is that we do not take the combination of red and blue colors
- 4 fact 4: The human psyche and consciousness contribute to the fact that many things are seen differently than perceived
- 5 fact 5: you are able to focus on something that is not more than 10 minutes
- 6 fact 6: since the childhood the person has the ability to delay the pleasure
- 7 fact 7: a man dreams of not less than 30% of their time
- 8 fact 8: Develop a habit of a person occurs within 66 days
- 9 fact 9: people tend to overestimate their future response to certain events
- 10 fact 10: people tend to see the guilty of others, andnot themselves
- 11 fact 11: A man can only have a limited number of friends
- 12 fact 12: you can not ignore the food, sexual desire and a sense of danger
- 13 fact 13: you haveidea of how to do things that you did never in my life
- 14 fact 14: a man wants to have a choice of more than he is able to perceive
- 15 fact 15: a person feels happy when he somethingthe busy
- 16 fact 16: most of the decisions a person takes subconsciously
- 17 fact 17: A man adjusts his memories
- 18 fact 18: A man can not perform simultaneously several cases
- 19 fact 19:most vivid memories of man are erroneous
- 20 fact 20: brain activity during sleep the person is the same as during wakefulness
fact 1: man is inherent in "blindness neglect»
This statement is fully confirmed by various experiments on attention .Its essence lies in the fact that people are often blind and can not see what is happening literally under his nose, if you focus on other tasks.
Fact 2: features human psyche is such that he can not remember more than three or four elements simultaneously
long been known that human memory is capable of storing a maximum of 5-8information block at the same time, most people are able to keep short-term memory about seven digits, rare individuals can fill up to 10 digits. Short-term human memory stores information no more than half a minute, and then, if it is repeated over and over again, there is forgetting its .And while people trying to improve their short-term memory by grouping the original data, it still remains limited.
Fact 3: influence of color on the human psyche is that we do not take the combination of red and blue colors
It is known that these two colors are very difficult to perceive our vision in those moments when they are near. The basis of this phenomenon is the effect hromostereopsisa, because of which there is the protrusion of some flowers and remove the others, which leads to irritation and fatigue eyes.This effect is most manifest in the combination of red and blue and red and green.
Fact 4: human psyche and consciousness contribute to the fact that many things are seen differently than perceived
to confirm this statement you just read this sentence and you will realize that "nezhavno in kaokm podyakre rpasoloezhny bkuvy inslvoe.Smaoe vaonzhe is chotby pearvya and ponesdyalya bkuva blyi on svioh Mets. "You could read it, despite the fact that all the letters are mixed therein. This is because your brain does not read individual letters, and the word completely. It occurs continuously processing information from the senses.And the process of perception of the information (reading words) often differs from what the eye sees (mixed case).
Fact 5: You are able to focus on something that is not more than 10 minutes
Even if you are interested in the topic you're listening to, it is still much time you can devote to it fully, it is up to 10 minutes. Then your attention is scattered and weakened, and you need a break in order to keep interest.
Fact 6: since the childhood the person has the ability to delay the pleasure
ability to postpone immediate execution of their desires is formed in early childhood. noticed that people who learn this, more successful in school and struggling with stress better.
Fact 7: A man dreams of not less than 30% of their time
According to the research of psychologists, manifestation of the human psyche is that he wants much of their time.On average, about 30%, someone can be greater.It has long been known that the visionaries tend to be more creative, and they are better at solving problems.
Fact 8: Develop a habit of a person occurs within 66 days
Scientists have found that on average, the fact that certain actions have become a habit, you need about 66 days.On the more complex behavioral traits needed more time than simple (to develop the habit of doing exercises in the morning will take longer than the habit of eating breakfast of fruit).
Fact 9: people tend to overestimate their future response to certain events
We tend to misjudge their reaction to events, both negative and positive.The researchers found that people believed that the possible positive events (marriage, winning the lottery) will make them very happy, which is not really happening.Conversely, in the possible adverse incidents (loss of employment) have seen a lot more bad than it turned out in reality.
Similarly, we believe that negative events, such as job loss or accident, cause we have a much greater depression than in reality.
Fact 10: People tend to see the guilty of others, rather than themselves
human nature to so-called "fundamental attribution error", which means a tendency toward cheating errors in the behavior of the other person on his personal characteristics, and their mistakes - to external factors( "I could not do otherwise," "I'm just not lucky").This can be demonstrated by the example of waiting late for a meeting with you man.His delay do you explain the lack of responsibility, and their (in this situation) - the influence of external factors (traffic jams).
Fact 11: A man can only have a limited number of friends
man has few friends, even if he had to have a lot of friends.Psychologists have been identified so-called Dunbar's number - this is the maximum possible number of close relations for a person who is between fifty to one hundred and fifty.
Fact 12: You can not ignore the food, sexual desire and a sense of danger
Everyone has the oldest structure in the brain that is responsible for its survival.Food, sexual intercourse and a sense of danger - that's the basic needs for human beings.Because without food, he will not survive without sex is not procreation, but lose their meaning the first two points at the death of a person.
Fact 13: You have an idea of how to do things that you never did in my life
This statement can be explained by the example of reading a book with an electronic device.Imagine that you never read using the iPad, and now you have given him to read.Even before you start to use it in your head already arises the concept of how it will look.Do you have any suggestions about how it will look like an e-book, and as you will read it.Those.you'll have a "mental model" of reading with the help of this device, even if you never had to do that.And this model will vary with the idea of man, which previously had to read the book in such a way.The basis of our mental models are incomplete facts, past experience and intuitive.
Fact 14: A man wants to have a choice of more than he is able to perceive
in any supermarket there is a huge variety of products because a person needs a great variety.However, despite the desire to want more human brain is able to absorb a limited number of elements simultaneously.If you put in front of two shelves with jam, one of which will be 25 species, and the second 10, then you make a choice on the shelf, where it will be less, in spite of your desire for more.
Fact 15: a person feels happy when he was doing something
If a person with nothing to do and there is no reason to be active, then it does nothing.Although inactivity helps him conserve energy, lack of work makes him unhappy and impatient.
16 Fact: Most people accept the decisions subconsciously
Although we tend to think that most of our decisions carefully think over their decision we control our daily choices are mostly subconscious.Every second in our brain receives more than 10 million pieces of information, and because we can not subject it to scrutiny, then we decide to help our subconscious.
Fact 17: A man adjusts his memories
Our memories are perceived by us as movies that are played in memory, and we believe that they're preserved in its original form.However, a person makes a mistake, because every time there is a mental return to an event, it varies because of the different activation of neural pathways.Also on the process of change and influence the events that occurred later, and the desire to fill blank spots in memory, the physiological memory impairment.If your aunt is always present at the meetings of relatives, one day, you can include it in their memories as forget that she was not there.
Fact 18: A man can not do several things simultaneously
man is mistaken in thinking that the quality can be engaged with several cases at once (2-3 at once).It has been proven by scientists that our brains fixed by performing only one main function at a given time.For example, think about two different things at once, we are not able to.
Fact 19: The most vivid memories are flawed human
Memories of events that are exciting and dramatic, in psychology are called "bursts of memories", and they have a lot of mistakes.An example of this approval are the events of September 11.Psychologists were interviewed participants who described in detail all that they have done, where you are.They told this directly after the attack, and three years later.It was concluded that 90% of these descriptions in the later version differed from the original.Strong emotions have distorted these memories.
Fact 20: brain activity during sleep the person is the same as during wakefulness
While we sleep, and seeing the dream, our brain is working on processing and data association received during the day, creating associations andIt decides what to remember and what you need to forget.Very often the person recommends good night's sleep before an important event or an exam.This is not a simple piece of advice.It is based on the features of the brain.And if you want to remember what was taught, it is best to go to bed after you have read the material to learn it.