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6th Grade Language Arts: Speech Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1.

A student has written a speech that has three main points and each main point has two examples to illustrate the main point.

What principle of speech writing is the student following?

Question 2 2. Sam had four main points in his speech. How can Sam help his audience remember all four of them?

Question 3 3. A strong conclusion should:

Question 4 4. Sarah has 8 minutes to give a speech. Her topic of choice is Electricity. In critiquing Sarah's choice, how would you describe this topic?

Question 5 5. Talia is creating a speech about different types of sports. She has one main point for each of her favorite sports for a total of seven main points. What advice would you give Talia about her speech?

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Question 6 6. What is the magic number of main points an audience can follow in a speech?

Question 7 7. What is the knowledge about a specific category or piece of the subject area called?

Question 8 8. Which principle refers to outlining topics into groups of thoughts in a balanced manner?

Question 9 9. All of the following are relevant when researching for a speech EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. To create a thesis statement, you should first start with what?

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Question 11 11. A strong introduction will help you _____.

Question 12 12. How do we describe a speech topic that covers an appropriate amount of content information for the limits of the speech?

Question 13 13. The concept that interests and beliefs of the audience are important when developing a speech refers to:

Question 14 14. Jim's speech instructor said that the speech Jim gave had a topic that was too narrow. What did Jim's instructor mean by this?

Question 15 15. What is a broad area of knowledge?

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Question 16 16. Jerry has narrowed his speech topic by considering the idea that teens will do better in school if they use their cell phones during class. What approach is Jerry using?

Question 17 17. All of the following about research materials are relevant EXCEPT:

Question 18 18. Which type of transition tells the audience where you are going?

Question 19 19. You create a thesis statement because:

Question 20 20. Which brainstorming technique requires the speaker to organize ideas into different categories?

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Question 21 21. Which brainstorming technique is a compilation of your experiences and interests?

Question 22 22. Why is a thesis statement important?

Question 23 23. Which brainstorming technique is a visual way to group and generate ideas?

Question 24 24. Juan previewed the main topics of his speech in the introduction and reviewed those same topics in his conclusion. Why was Juan repetitive in this way?

Question 25 25. LaToya is preparing a speech on the history of space flight. Which method of organization would lend itself well to her topic?

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Question 26 26. Which is the BEST research strategy to use when preparing a speech for a group that belongs to a specific organization?

Question 27 27. Which technique is used to generate a variety of ideas for a potential speech topic?

Question 28 28. A thesis statement should include:

Question 29 29. Time period, person/group, and aspect/event are all limiters that can be applied to your topic. Which of the following is also a limiter described in the lesson?

Question 30 30. Which is an example of a causal relationship?

6th Grade Language Arts: Speech Development Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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