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Public Speaking Study Guide

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This Public Speaking Study Guide course is the simplest way to master public speaking. When you have completed these lessons you will better understand how to speak effectively, capture an audience's attention and how to plan your speech.
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8 chapters in Public Speaking Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - The Differences Between Inductive and Deductive Reasoning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19001].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19001].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What are Logical Fallacies? - Define, Identify and Avoid Them Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Logical Fallacies: Appeals to Ignorance, Emotion or Popularity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Logical Fallacies: Hasty Generalization, Circular Reasoning, False Cause & Limited Choice Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2422].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2422].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Selective Exposure Theory & Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19005].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19005].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ethos, Pathos, and Logos: Importance in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Understanding Reasons for a Public Speaking Event Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18841].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18841].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Choosing an Appropriate Speech Topic: Steps & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18843].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18843].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Developing & Selecting the Main Ideas of a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Turning Your Topic into Main Points for Your Speech: Tips & Ideas Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18845].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18845].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Developing a Thesis Statement from Your Speech Topic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18846].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18846].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Effective Research Strategies: Speaking to Your Audience & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18848].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Selecting Relevant Support for Your Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18853].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18853].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Using Search Engines for Online Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Primary vs. Secondary Research: Difference & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18849].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18849].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Types of Supporting Materials for a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18850].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18850].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Evaluating Sources for Reliability, Credibility, and Worth Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18852].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18852].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Speech Organization: Importance to Speaker & Audience Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19119].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19119].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Supporting Ideas of a Speech: Development, Selection and Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19121].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19121].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - How to Work Supporting Materials into Your Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Formatting PowerPoint Slides for a Speech: Tips & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19942].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19942].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Public Speaking with Time Limits: How to Prepare Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18844].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18844].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Speech Rehearsal: Importance and Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20031].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20031].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Four Types of Speech Delivery: Impromptu, Extemporaneous, Manuscript & Memorized Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Style of a Speech: Speaker, Audience & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Role of Nonverbal Communication During Speech Delivery Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20030].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20030].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Diction Influences the Style of a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19540].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19540].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Inclusive Language in Public Speaking: Respecting Diversity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19542].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19542].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Using Vivid Language in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19544].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19544].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Considering Pronunciation, Articulation, and Dialect in Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20029].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20029].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Being a Self-Aware and Adaptive Communicator Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22966].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22966].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Cross-Cultural Communication: Definition, Strategies & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7764].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7764].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Communicating in Different Languages: Dealing with Interpreters and Jargon Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22978].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22978].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Adapting to Your Audience During and After Your Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Managing Anxiety About Public Speaking: Strategies & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17680].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17680].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Role of Visuals in Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21855].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21855].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Types of Visual Aids for Business Presentations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Visuals to Present Data: Textual Graphics vs. Visual Graphics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21856].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21856].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Technology to Deliver a Presentation: Pros, Cons & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Set the Tone for Your PowerPoint Presentation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19346].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19346].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Types of Slides: Structured & Free-Form Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Tips for Using Effective Handouts in a Presentation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Hearing vs. Listening: Importance of Listening Skills for Speakers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Effective Listening: Definition & Obstacles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18436].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18436].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Listening: Pseudo-, Appreciative, Empathetic, Comprehensive & Critical Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18438].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18438].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Critical Listening & Thinking: Evaluating Others' Speeches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18439].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Becoming a Better Listener: Tips & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Improving your Note-taking Skills: Strategies for Mapping a Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Tips for Handling Audience Questions During a Presentation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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