Some men just want to watch the world learn. At the University of Maryland, psychology professor Dylan Selterman gave his students an evil extra credit problem that would test their ethical limits.
The problem reads:
‘Select whether you want 2 points or 6 points added onto your final paper grade’.
Easy enough, except there’s a catch.
‘If more than 10% of the class selects 6 points, then no one gets any points. Your responses will be anonymous to the rest of the class, only I will...