The purpose of the American scientists of the research is to find out how many people can remember people, reports Life.ru with reference to Theguardian.
It is noted that researchers have set the task to find out the average, but not maximum.
The results shocked the scientists: the average person can remember five thousand persons.
Before the subjects posed the following problem: one hour to write a list of people whose names they remember. From the most intimate to the most distant.
Who achieved the minimum score, 1000. remember the Maximum was 10 thousand persons.