How much sleep does a person really need?

That’s the question. I didn’t want to do a poll, because I think it’d be better for people to just post and rationlize thier response. I mean like give a number, then explain why that number. The question…

How must sleep does a person really need?


a person needs as much sleep as a woodchuck could chuck wood


Each person is different, it also depends upon age and health.

kriswest is right. it depends largely upon age.

teenagers need the most sleep for example, and that’s because their brain is putting the finishing touches on its developpment.





i got dibbs on this one