Teaching humor! It's not at all absurd. In fact, absurdity is at the core of both critical cause-and-effect thinking and basic humor. Example: We took our dog to training classes so he could learn to chase cars. The reasoning here is absurd. Can you rewrite the sentence to make a little more sense? From slapstick comedy to abstract puns, absurdity plays a key role. Research now offers evidence of the value of humor as a tool for promoting emotional balance, stimulating intellectual growth, and improving physical well-being. In this learning unit, you'll find 24 absurdly enlightening lessons. The step-by-step exercises are sure to improve thinking and logic skills.