Nonverbal Communication: Terms & Uses


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Building upon a verbal message with nonverbal communication is called:

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1. Communication about the arrangement of a conversation is called:

2. Communicating the status of a relationship through nonverbal communication is called:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will bring to light what you know about nonverbal communication terms. You'll need to know specific topics including how a verbal message is transformed by nonverbal communication and communication about how a conversation is structured.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Find out how well you know how to:

  • Interpret what it means to nonverbally communicate the status of a relationship
  • Determine what it means to influence the way people think about you
  • Name the term for communicating your feelings without speaking

Skills Practiced

The following skills will be practiced:

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding how to communicate nonverbally and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the nonverbal communication of the status of a relationship
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about nonverbal communication terms

Additional Learning

This lesson will help you to learn more about communication. The lesson is called Nonverbal Communication: Terms & Uses and it will adhere to the following goals:

  • Define nonverbal communication
  • Assess different types of conversation
  • Recognize the role of impressions and emotions with regard to nonverbal communication