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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Handedness

Handedness is a better (faster or more precise) performance or individual preference for use of ... and ambidexterity. Left-handedness is somewhat more common among men than among women. ... Right-handed people are more skillful with their right hands when performing tasks. Studies suggest that 88–92 % of the ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/why-are-more-people-right

Aug 18, 1997 ... Most humans (say 70 percent to 95 percent) are right-handed, ... less left- handedness in their populations than other more permissive societies.

www.bbc.com/future/story/20141215-why-are-most-of-us-right-handed

Dec 16, 2014 ... Right-handed people are dominant worldwide – but why? ... Indeed, this left- brained specialisation for language is even more common than ...

www.livescience.com/57467-why-are-most-people-right-handed.html

Jan 11, 2017 ... Roughly 90 percent of humans are right-handed and this is one of the traits that ... This is most likely because the left and right hemispheres control motor ... Right- handedness therefore means a lot more to us than simply a ...

ww2.kqed.org/science/2013/09/23/why-are-so-many-people-right-handed-genetic-research-may-hold-the-clues

Sep 23, 2013 ... Speech is housed in the left part of the brain in 95% of right-handed ... two left- handed parents have a right-handed child more often than not.

www.quora.com/Handedness-Why-are-most-people-right-handed

The short answer is that it is not known. The molecular bases for the asymmetries in our bodies ... Why are humans, say, 85% right- and 15% left-handed, and not 50-50, or 15-85? ... For example, humans are more aligned than most other species because cooperation is relatively more important (in other vertebrates the ...

sites.psu.edu/siowfa15/2015/12/04/why-are-there-more-right-handed-people-than-left-handled-people

Dec 4, 2015 ... I have always been curious as to why there are more right-handed people than left-handed people. In addition, I am curious as to whether the ...

io9.com/5840005/why-are-most-people-right-handed

Oct 26, 2011 ... Certainly, lefties are more likely than righties to have their right hemisphere ... in the left hemisphere, compared to over 90% of right-handed people. ... After all, between 70 and 90% of people are right-handed, and well over ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/why-are-some-people-left-handed-6556937

Sep 12, 2013 ... The world has gotten progressively more accepting of left-handed folk, ... studies –life-expectancy might be lower than for right-handed people.

www.iflscience.com/brain/finally-know-people-left-righthanded

Feb 20, 2017 ... Most of us are right-handed, but a fair few happen to be left-handed. ... Are left- handed people really more evil than the rest of us, or is that just ...