Noise and concentration – for example music © Siemens Stiftung 2018 CC BY-SA 4.0 international

Noise and concentration – for example music

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You can do homework more quickly with music on? Tests show this only applies to routine tasks. Otherwise music is more like disturbing noise.

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2018-07-27
Is music relaxing pleasure or a disturbing noise? This is a very subjective matter. Objectively the answer depends on the specific situation!

Information and ideas:
This question "Music on when doing homework?" is an evergreen. Maybe an objective answer can be reached using the criteria of concentration and effectiveness?

Relevant for teaching:
Hearing defects/hearing impairment
How hearing works
Damage to the sense organs
Noise
Personal health care
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Biology; Personal, social and health education (PSHE)
Grade 1 to 4; Grade 5 to 6; Grade 7 to 9; Grade 10 to 13
Elementary school; Middle/high school; Vocational training
Health education; Hearing impairment; Hygiene; Lamp
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