A. Communication is a form of social information processing, in which receivers interpret messages by cognitively processing them.
B. Efficient communicators can transmit their message accurately in the least amount of time.
C. The pathway by which a message travels is called the medium.
D. The communication process involves sender, message, and receiver; encoding and decoding; the medium; feedback; and dealing with "noise," or interference.
E. Emails can cut through the misunderstandings that result from misinterpreted phone calls.