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MTLE Elementary Education: Communication Skills & Media Literacy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A student offers original thoughts and ideas throughout the class discussion, even after she has been called on to speak. What grade in which category should she receive?

Question 2 2. What is the purpose of the talking ball?

Question 3 3. After arriving to your cruise ship, you noticed that the cruise director will be giving a speech on the destination ports you will be visiting. The speech will include the islands and things to do when you arrive. How is this speech organized?

Question 4 4. _____ is a way to actively involve the individuals to ensure you are reaching your audience and keeping them engaged.

Question 5 5. Based on this lesson, why is it useful to allow students to create their own media?

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Question 6 6. Understanding the _____ of the audience is an important element of effective listening when public speaking.

Question 7 7. Which statement is correct?

Question 8 8. Oral communication is NOT a good choice when

Question 9 9. An advantage of oral communication is that

Question 10 10. Theresa is a surgeon. She's asked to speak at her daughter's third-grade class for career day. For her presentation, Theresa plans to use higher level vocabulary to discuss a very complicated gastrointestinal procedure. What may be the outcome of her presentation?

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Question 11 11. Kurt is scheduled to speak to a group of 500 people next week. Which of the following visual aid options will likely be most effective for a group of this size?

Question 12 12. A company called Shockingly Young Skin Cream held a seminar for women wanting to look 20 years younger. They hired a speaker and showed several photos of women before using the magical cream and after using it. The difference was dramatic, to say the least. When a speaker is attempting to have his audience rely on their own reasoning, he is looking for what type of response?

Question 13 13. Which of the following would NOT be part of analyzing an audience?

Question 14 14. What does the M in A.I.M. stand for?

Question 15 15. What is NOT a way to make a message stick?

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Question 16 16. What is an easy way to remember how to create an audience-centered presentation?

Question 17 17. All of the following are formal types of oral communication EXCEPT

Question 18 18. A student repeatedly interrupts other speakers and is very rude when addressing his classmates. What score in 'behavior' should this student receive according to our example rubric where 4 is the highest score and 1 the lowest?

Question 19 19. Which activity involves everyone in the classroom at once?

Question 20 20. What is arguably the most important category for a class discussion rubric?

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Question 21 21. All of the following are informal types of oral communication EXCEPT

Question 22 22. Lack of eye contact, leaning in, and arms folded across the chest are examples of _____.

Question 23 23. Which of the following might be the most effective way to teach media literacy in your classroom?

Question 24 24. What does it mean for a presentation to be audience-centered?

Question 25 25. When using a technology-based visual aid, it is important to also have:

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Question 26 26. The Fido Forever Home is speaking to end the stray dog epidemic that has hit your area. This speech is likely written to:

Question 27 27. What is unique about Where Do You Stand? compared to most class discussion activities?

Question 28 28. A speech about the discovery of a new planet is a(n):

Question 29 29. Which of the following could be a useful media tool in the classroom?

Question 30 30. In order to connect with your audience, be sure to

MTLE Elementary Education: Communication Skills & Media Literacy Chapter Exam Instructions

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