Summary Of The Myth Of Multitasking

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Multitasking is used in everyday life, people use multitasking without even knowing it. The fact of the matter is that multitasking has both advantages and disadvantages. In the essay “The Myth of Multitasking” by Christine Rosen, Rosen is able to reference various doctors, specialists and psychologists to support her claim that multitasking is dangerous not only while driving and working, but also for people's overall well-being. Which I agree with, the human mind should only focus on single though at time. Multitasking requires that we focus on multiple unrelated thoughts at the same time. Multitasking makes it difficult to gain any knowledge when a person's attention is in multiple places. Christine has a strong inductive argument that explains …show more content…

I get very distracted, I often have to stop whatever I’m doing and just day dream or I get lost in my phone. I also learned I shouldn't write multiple essays at once with the television on, that only blocks my creativity. The brain, like any other muscle, can get taxed due to multitasking switching between tasks and making multiple decisions might tire your brain to an expanse that a person might end up being a poor or less-effective decision maker. Multitasking can be a waste of time, and multitasking increases one stress levels, and anxiety. I read multitasking can cause the heart to beat extremely fast and that cause a steady flow of stress hormones. Which can cause headaches, stomach trouble, and sleep problems. With the heart beating extremely fast, that can cause problems including back pain, heart disease, and depression.

Multitasking should only be used on short term goals and activities; listening to music and running, because those thing goes together. They help one another, music encourages one to run fast and long. Some of the advantages of multitasking is It can help you learn how to deal with distractions and interruptions.Aslo a person can develop the ability to cope even when there is chaos around you. Multitasking is a good advantage for mothers, mothers deal with a lot, from cooking, to attending the kids, and keeping

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