Why did the student fall asleep in my class?
|1||LOW-- No other students fall asleep in my class.||LOW-- He falls asleep in other professors' classes||HIGH-- He has fallen asleep in class on many other occasions.||INTERNAL (the student is lazy)|
|2||HIGH-- Many students fall asleep in my class.||HIGH-- He doesn't fall asleep in other professors' classes.||HIGH-- He has fallen asleep in my class on many other occasions.||EXTERNAL (this is a boring class)|
|3||LOW-- No other students fall asleep in my class.||HIGH-- He doesn't fall asleep in other professors' classes.||LOW-- He has never fallen asleep in my class before.||CIRCUMSTANCE (The student may not have gotten enough sleep last night)|
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