Pick a dollar amount. You receive that amount as long as most people pick a higher amount.

Ro McKay Davies
Jun 28 · 5 min read
Median for all guesses: $40,000
Median: $20,000
  • Powers of 10 are popular numbers — the top four most common guesses are $10k, $100k, $1mil, and $1,000, respectively. These times 5 are also popular.
Categories are broken down into groups of equal size as much as possible.
  • How many years old are you (awkward wording, I know)?
  • What is your gender?
  • About how much do you make per year?
  • On a scale of 1 to 10, how greedy would you say you are? 1 is labeled as “I give all my belongings to the poor,” 10 as, “greediest possible human.”
  • Do you own a home?
  • Name a color.

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