Encyclopedia > Deception

  Article Content

Deception

Deception is providing misleading information to others.

  • Animals often attempt to deceive predators or prey by their appearance or behavior.
  • Deception is used to hide secret information.
  • Camouflage is a form of visual deception used in war.
  • Propaganda frequently involves deception.
  • Deceiving one's opponent is important in many aspects of game theory.

See also:

References:



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Thomas a Kempis

... resist it, reflections about death and the judgment, meditations upon the oblation of Christ, and admonitions to flee the vanities of the world. Christ himself is ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 35.2 ms