AUDIENCE TASK By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 any performance, work assignment, or goal-oriented activity that is executed in the presence of one or more onlookers. Compare with coaction task. AUDIENCE TASK: "A person was asked to tie his or her shoes in front of people as part of the audience task." Related Psychology Terms PRIMARY TASK AUDIENCE BEHAVIORAL SEQUENCE TASK-MOTIVATED DISJUNCTIVE TASK PERSONNEL TEST MELIORATION ACHIEVEMENT GOAL THEORY STIMULATING OCCUPATION GOAL-DIRECTED BEHAVIOR Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUDIENCE TASK," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/audience-task/ (accessed October 20, 2021).