May 1, 2015

Human Activities

Kbase Thing

Human Activities: Cyc knows about thousands of types of human activities. Here are a few of the facets (or organizing properties) by which human activities are distinguished:

  • number of doers – single-doer activity, multi-doer activity (e.g. two-doer, group)
  • thing acted on – inanimate object, animal (e.g. human), organization
  • effect – human creation activity, human destruction activity
  • thing used – human using a device, human using an animal