Polygraphs & the Workplace


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What option below does the polygraph NOT test?

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1. Which type of polygraph test can ask personal questions?

2. Why would a lifestyle polygraph be used?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What is the purpose of a polygraph and what does it test? Check your understanding of this test and how companies use it by using this quiz/worksheet combo.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you will be quizzed on:

  • The type of polygraph that asks personal questions
  • Aspects tested in a polygraph
  • Why polygraphs are not used as much in the workplace
  • The reason certain types of polygraph are utilized

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on polygraph tests at work
  • Information recall - retrieve the details you picked up regarding situations when a polygraph test would be given in the private sector
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about why polygraph tests have become less used in the workplace and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

If you would like to gain more knowledge, simply work through the lesson called Polygraphs & the Workplace. Some other topics you can study include:

  • Another name for a polygraph
  • The history of polygraph tests
  • How polygraph tests work