Have you ever come home to find your dog waiting patiently for you at the front door? How did he know when to expect you? Do dogs have an understanding of time? Take our quiz to learn about how dogs perceive time.
Question 1 of 15
Who once said, "When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute -- and it's longer than any hour. That's relativity"?
Question 2 of 15
Our _____ are inevitably tied to how we understand the passing of time.
Question 3 of 15
Memory and the ability to predict things gives us a sense of:
Question 4 of 15
Which of the following is a specific tool used by humans to keep track of time?
Question 5 of 15
Which animals did animal cognition researcher William Roberts study to learn about how animals perceive time?
Question 6 of 15
According to William Roberts, animals cannot:
Question 7 of 15
Episodic memory is the ability to remember particular events in the past. Which of the following have episodic memory?
Question 8 of 15
Circadian oscillators are daily fluctuations of hormones, body temperature and neural activity. These fluctuations allow dogs to know when it's:
Question 9 of 15
Which of the following abilities allows humans to understand time?
Question 10 of 15
Short-term memory is also known as:
Question 11 of 15
Long-term memory is also known as:
Question 12 of 15
_____ have a reliable and well-developed memory of sequences of events.
Question 13 of 15
Animals don't seem to anticipate rewards very well, probably because they don't have a concept of the:
Question 14 of 15
Squirrels and other animals that hoard food for winter probably do so out of:
Question 15 of 15