Your Heart: The "Rest" of Your Life
The following statistical claim was posted on-line as an Extradordinary Fact of the Day:
The human heart rests between beats. In the average lifetime of 70 years, the total resting time is estimated to be about 40 years.
Your Task: Using the above claim, what is the estimated time your heart rests:
Based on your responses, does the claim make sense?
- Each year?
- Each day?
- Each hour?
- Each minute?
- Between each heart beat?