2. How Connected Are We?

  1. Explain in your own words: what are the 6 degrees of separation?

  2. What sort of network are the buttons & strings supposed to represent?

  3. Do you think people are becoming more connected by social networks? Why or why not?

how connected are we? 6 degrees of Separation, part 1

Watch the video & answer the questions on the left. Be ready to discuss your answers in class!

how connected are we? 6 degrees of Separation, part 2

Watch the video & answer the questions in the Google Form. Be ready to discuss your answers in class!

  1. How did his experiment turn out? Was the theory of "6 Degrees of Separation" supported or not?

  2. What are some benefits of doing experiments like this?

Learner resource - How connected are we - L7.1_tcm143-467638

Project 7.2 - New year celebrations around the world

The document at left has instructions about the project you will do for this Challenge. Click on it to find out more!