Unlike adults, children are susceptible to hearing illusions. It was drafted by researchers in Nottingham, England.
To do this, an experiment was performed: The participants were divided into groups of 3-6, 7-9, 10-12 and about 20 people were ages 20 to 35 years. All subjects played the popular game Spot the Sound. On the screen, people expressed a syllable and soundtrack reproduced by the other (the sounds "ga", "ba", "da").
In the experiment, researchers found that children up to 1
Thus, once again, researchers have convinced that in adults, and especially older people, the possibility of sound illusions increases dramatically. The conclusion that one should not react too strongly to your elderly loved ones who do not fully understand what you are telling them. And on the other hand, developing fantasy in children needs from an early age. This will help them in the future not to listen and to hear.