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Question 11.Bob is an audience-centered speaker. He always arrives early at each venue to help him tailor his presentation to the audience. In which of the following activities is Bob most likely to engage?
Question 22.Understanding demographics is significant in public speaking. Which of the following is an example of this category?
Question 33.Finding ways to help the audience connect with the material in a meaningful way is highly relevant in which of the following?
Question 44.How would an audience member know that a speaker was giving an extemporaneous speech?
Question 55.James told his girlfriend, Bertha, that he was 'gunna' get some popcorn at the concession stand. Where did he go wrong?
Question 66.When Jed told his friends, 'Y'all come back now', this is an example of:
Question 77.Which of the following questions would be included in the evaluation of the conclusion of a speech?
Question 88.Why should you as a speaker evaluate a speech that you have given?
Question 99.In a manuscript delivery, is it necessary to still go through the rehearsal steps?
Question 1010.For her Cultural Anthropology class, Samantha is preparing a presentation on romance in different cultures. As a visual aid, she has selected a large poster with an image of a man on bended knee proposing to a woman. Is this a good selection? Why or why not?
Question 1111.Which of the following statements about copyright is TRUE?
Question 1212.Steve is creating a PowerPoint presentation about Catholic rituals. Which of the following examples would be the most effective visual approach to this presentation?
Question 1313.Examples (both brief and extended), statistics, and both expert and peer testimonies are all examples of _____.
Question 1414.Which supporting material quantifies ideas in a speech?
Question 1515.A source in an _____ needs to be cited at the same time it is displayed, both visually and orally.
An excellent attendance record and the ability to lead are the most important attributes of an employee because they have more opportunities to grow the company and are dependable. Employee number 4 deserves a raise, provided that he increases his initiatives in the company. Employee number 4 has an excellent attendance record and a good ability to lead. Plenty of initiatives are important, but being dependable as an employee is more important; otherwise, how can we get work done?
This part of the argument: ,provided that he increases his initiatives in the company. would most likely be considered what component of the Toulmin Model?
Question 1717.Which of the following is the general approach to inductive reasoning?
Question 1818.Which of the following is an example of biased research with a conclusion that may be impacted by logical fallacy?
Question 1919.'The new employee is eager, excited and enthusiastic about his new job. ' This is an example of:
Question 2020.One benefit of speaking rather than reading is that the speaker can:
Question 2121.How could someone avoid making pronunciation mistakes?
Question 2222.Between the introduction, at each main point, and at the conclusion, is the best time to use which of the following?
Question 2323.Transition sentences in a speech help _____.
Question 2424.What are phrases such as ''in summary'' or ''in conclusion'' good for in the conclusion of a speech?
Question 2525.Showing the ways in which one thing affects another is the definition of _____.
Question 2626.Imagine that a student came to you and asked for advice on how best to organize his speech on the role of Christianity across the various regions of the United States. Comparing and contrasting the influence and effect of Christianity within the ten most populous cities in the US would be the best advice for which of the following cases?
Question 2727.Supporting evidence can be done in the following ways:
Question 2828.Which brainstorming technique requires the speaker to organize ideas into different categories?
Question 2929.You create a thesis statement because:
Question 3030.Why is a thesis statement important?
Question 3131.Listening and hearing are:
Question 3232.Which of the following is an example of an open-ended question?
Question 3333.While patiently listening to a speech, you suspect the speaker used another person's quote as their own. Which step in the ethical pyramid is used to determine whether the speaker's purpose was to be truthful?
Question 3434.The best way to choose a style of impromptu speech delivery is to:
Question 3535.With just a few minutes time, Brenda is trying to persuade her neighbors to sign a petition to install a stop sign on a street by the park. What should Brenda do before calling them to action?
Question 3636.If you have a chance to make a brief outline, what should it include?
Question 3737.Which term(s) is considered an abstract?
Question 3838.Abe is giving a speech at the beginning of the evening welcoming people to the company party. Jim, who has been the CEO for 20 years, is going to offer a few words right after Abe. How should Abe conclude his remarks?
Question 3939.When would a speaker be best-suited to deliver a speech that is brief, informal, and primarily directed towards the audience?
Question 4040.Morton is thinking about his speech. He is very nervous. So, he decided to try to think about the end of the speech and all of the people clapping. How did Morton overcome his anxiety?
Question 4141.Why would having a personal trainer give a speech about exercise and physical fitness be said to be an example of the use of ethos?
Question 4242.Which is NOT one of the five principles of public speaking?
Question 4343.In which of the following situations was the audience satisfied with your performance and wanted to know more?
Question 4444.If you're asked to give a speech at a birthday party or a crowd demands a toast at your friend's wedding, this will likely be which of the following types of speeches?
Question 4545.Conducting an outside speech evaluation using a short survey is the best way to gauge what others think about your speech. Which of the following questions is likely to be found in such a survey?
Question 4646.Which of the following is a disadvantage of PowerPoint and other slideware?
Question 4747.You will need to create _____ for your PowerPoint just as you will for your speech.
Question 4848.After listening to his speech, the audience believes that John is a credible expert in the field of economics and that he has made a good case for avoiding austerity measures. Which of the following is likely a sentence from John's speech?
Question 4949.'Given the infinite possibilities for love, Harvey chose www.matchme.com.' What is this is an example of?
Question 5050.Which of the following statements is clearly NOT a use of a transition statement?
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