Task may refer to:

  • Task analysis
  • Task (project management)
  • Task (computing), in computing, a program execution context
  • TASK party, a series of improvisational participatory art-related events organized by artist Oliver Herring
  • Task (language instruction) refers to a certain type of activity used in language instruction
  • The TASK family of potassium ion channels
  • Task (L): Dragon deity

Other articles related to "tasks, task":

Implicit Association Test - Types of IATs - Brief IAT
... It involves four tasks rather than seven and only uses combined tasks (corresponding most closely to tasks 3, 4, 6, and 7 on the standard IAT) ... it requires specification of a focal category in each task ... Race IAT, it asks participants to focus on one of these concepts in the first task and the other in the second task ...
Energy Task Force
... The Energy Task Force, officially the National Energy Policy Development Group (NEPDG), was a task force created by then-U.S ... energy policy administration and was a precursor to the Energy Task Force ...
Visual Search
... Visual search is a type of perceptual task requiring attention that typically involves an active scan of the visual environment for a particular object or feature (the target) among other objects or features (the ... time (RT) relates to the number of distractors present in the visual search task ... in search RT and is thus also related to an increase in difficulty of the task (See Fig 1) ...
Babson Task
... The Babson task is a kind of chess problem of the form "white to move and mate black in N moves against any defence" with the following play White makes his first move ... The task is named after the first person to speculate about the possibility of such a problem, Joseph Ney Babson ... of chess problems to devise a satisfying Babson task problem, and for around half a century the task was considered to be near-impossible in directmate form ...
Scheduled-task Pattern
... A scheduled-task pattern is a type of software design pattern used with real-time systems ... (be it a function, variable, or otherwise) only as long as absolutely needed, the scheduled-task pattern delays execution until a determined time ...

Famous quotes containing the word task:

    Our task is not to rediscover nature but to remake it.
    Raoul Vaneigem (b. 1934)

    Method goes far to prevent trouble in business: for it makes the task easy, hinders confusion, saves abundance of time, and instructs those that have business depending, both what to do and what to hope.
    William Penn (1644–1718)

    The task of an American writer is not to describe the misgivings of a woman taken in adultery as she looks out of a window at the rain but to describe four hundred people under the lights reaching for a foul ball. This is ceremony.
    John Cheever (1912–1982)