Question 1: Can you think of any examples of magical thinking from your own life?Question 2: Can you think of any examples of magical thinking from your own life?Question 3: How does magic differ from science? Do non-Western people have science?Question 4: Astrology in mainstream American culture issometimes labeled as entertainment (e.g., horoscopes are in the entertainmentsection of the newspaper). However, many people take them quite seriously. Are horoscopes and other forms of divination just harmless entertainment? Are there any negative consequences of living one’s life relying on astrology and fortunetelling? Are there any positive consequences?Question 5: Several individuals who claim they can contact the dead have become popular on television. Do you they really possess this ability? Why or why not? Does it matter if they really can? Is it harmless and just providing solace to the bereaved or could it actually do harm?