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I have no idea if this is the right forum for this, but I'd genuinely like to hear what real scientists think of this question which is taken from a GCSE Physics test paper.

Frances claims she can read people's minds. She asks them to think of a number.

She says she can tell whether they are thinking of an even or odd number.

She tried this out on 8 of her friends. She repeated it 4 times with each one. These are the results

Friend / No of correct readings (out of 4)

A 1

B 4

C 3

D 2

E 1

F 3

G 3

H 2

She says it is only people with dark hair who are telepathic. They give out "tele-waves". Friends B, C, F and G have dark hair.

Is there a correlation between having dark hair and being telepathic YES/NO

Frances claims she can read people's minds. She asks them to think of a number.

She says she can tell whether they are thinking of an even or odd number.

She tried this out on 8 of her friends. She repeated it 4 times with each one. These are the results

Friend / No of correct readings (out of 4)

A 1

B 4

C 3

D 2

E 1

F 3

G 3

H 2

She says it is only people with dark hair who are telepathic. They give out "tele-waves". Friends B, C, F and G have dark hair.

Is there a correlation between having dark hair and being telepathic YES/NO

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