The Rubik’s cube is a toy that satisfies the cognitive side of performance load. One must figure it out how to solve this puzzle and it uses analytical thinking to solve this puzzle. kinematic load is also used when solving this puzzle as it requires physical activity.



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The electronic window control in a car is a good example of kinematic load. The buttons are there to be pressed which performs a function and does not require too much thinking to be figured out.



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This TV remote control is an example of a kinematic load. A remote control has one function and that is to control things without approaching the object.




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