Physiological Noise in Communication: Definition & Examples


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Which one of the following is the best definition of communication?

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1. Which one of the following is the best explanation of noise in the context of communication?

2. Which is the best explanation of physiological noise?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Noise is typically associated with sound, but this lesson will explain how physiological noise can interfere with communication without being heard. This quiz and worksheet combo will ensure you understand the definitions given in the lesson as well as check your ability to identify different forms of noise.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Defining terms like communication and noise
  • Identifying the difference between physiological and other types of noise
  • Choosing which examples represent communication noise

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related physiological noise lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as communication and noise
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about noise in communication

Additional Learning

To learn more about noise, review the accompanying lesson on Physiological Noise in Communication: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Explaining the concepts of physiological noise and communication
  • Providing examples of physiological noises
  • Demonstrating how physiological noises interfere with communication