a. What is Seabiscuit being trained to do in this clip?
b. Have you ever trained a pet or other animal to do something? What? How did you do it?
c. What organisms can be conditioned in this way? Is there an evolutionary advantage to conditioned responses?
d. Can people be trained like this? What is an example?
e. Humans have had a close relationship with domesticated animals for roughly 10,000 years. How have people used animals to help us or entertain us? How have we used animal's instincts and behaviors?