I believe the authors main purpose for this novel is for readers whether it’s little kids, teens, or even adults, realize your passion as an individual. In the book, just how the Captain, Billy Tyne does.
It’s mean the estimating of time that they will run or ran. Not exact at 10.
. hunters, drawn by the smell of cooking meat and the chance to scavenge
To disprove the "10,000" rule
The "10,000" rule states that it takes 10,000 hours of practice to become a world-class professional in any field. Related to the laureates with the Nobel Prize, this rule is related to the quality of the institutions that the laureates studied. Many people believe that only the best universities would promote the 10,000 hours needed to train a successful scientist, but by showing the institutions that laureates studied, Gladwell refutes this rule, as most institutions are good, but they are not the best.