This task requires the user to guide a ball to within a hidden target zone – the ‘hotspot’. This task focusses on our ability to learn about ways to interact with our environment by exploring it – what we call ‘action acquisition’. This is a fundamental part of human behavior, particularly relevant for skilled motor actions such as sports persons or musicians.
Track (Split attention)
In this task moving, identical dots, some of which must be tracked while they move around. It examines your ability to split your attention and follow multiple objects as they move. This happens quite frequently, for example when driving, and is a great example of how something that we experience as effortless and automatic requires fascinating mental processes.