WONDER #304: What Is a Siesta?

Question 1 of 3

According to this WONDER, what is a siesta?

  1. A short nap taken after the midday meal where the weather is very warm.
  2. A tradition in some countries.
  3. A short nap taken during the early part of the afternoon.
  4. All of the above.

Question 2 of 3

How long has the idea of afternoon naps been around, according to this WONDER?

  1. Since the industrial age.
  2. Thousands of years.
  3. Naps are a new thing.
  4. None of the above.

Question 3 of 3

What does "biphasic" mean?

  1. Needs two periods of sleep each day.
  2. Has two levels of activity.
  3. Thinks best two times per day.
  4. Two feet.

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