What is Psychological Warfare? - Definition, Techniques & Examples


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Psychological warfare is all of the following EXCEPT:

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1. How is propaganda used in psychological warfare?

2. Which scenario below is an example of a false flag?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

With these assessments, you can find out what you know about psychological warfare. For the quiz, you'll be answering questions on key points like an explanation of psychological warfare and its use of propaganda.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet will test your awareness of the following:

  • Example of a false flag event
  • Examples of propaganda on a leaflet
  • The reason propaganda in the media can be dangerous

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about psychological warfare
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding an example of a false flag event
  • Making connections - use your understanding of propaganda and its associations with the media and leaflets

Additional Learning

The lesson entitled What is Psychological Warfare? - Definition, Techniques & Examples will teach you more about the following points:

  • Definition of psychological warfare
  • Psychological warfare techniques
  • Examples of psychological warfare throughout history
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