MTTC Communication Arts (Secondary): Verbal & Nonverbal Language Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. 'The new employee is earnest, excited, and enthusiastic and arrives early for his new job. ' This is an example of:

Question 2 2. 'On July 20, 1969, the first man landed on the moon' is an example of _____.

Question 3 3. Sally wants to become more comfortable making speeches in front of large audiences, especially when it comes to expressing herself through the use of gestures. She tends to put her hands in her pockets when she is speaking. What is the best position for Sally to place her hands in during a speech?

Question 4 4. Two friends go to lunch together. One says to the other, 'Let's have a pepperoni pizza.' How might the other have responded that involves a connotation?

Question 5 5. 'He runs like a cheetah' is an example of:

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Question 6 6. Which of the following best describes what barriers do to communication?

Question 7 7. A woman's frustration over a meeting that places its members apart from each other without the benefit of nonverbal cues to communicate is an example of

Question 8 8. Mr. Levenda, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum at Valley School District, sends a memo to all teachers requesting that the DVMA and DVRA must be administered by quarter's end so struggling students can be referred for additional RTI and MTSS. Mr. Levenda's use of acronyms confuses many new teachers. This scenario illustrates what type of barrier?

Question 9 9. A speech writer describes a scene on a tropical island as follows: ''The ocean air and the sound of palms whispering in the wind was enough to put any weary traveler to sleep.'' What type of vivid language is the speech writer using?

Question 10 10. _____ is the use of body movements to send a message.

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Question 11 11. Why is it crucial for a speaker to make eye contact with members of the audience?

Question 12 12. 'A dog is a four-legged mammal' is an example of _____.

Question 13 13. A speaker with arched eyebrows conveys to the audience that he or she is _____.

Question 14 14. Mike, Operations Manager for Solar Solutions, has had communication difficulties about the daily production of steel in his meetings with James, one of the shift supervisors. Assuming this is an issue of hierarchy, the barrier they face is related to _____.

Question 15 15. Connotation is the _____.

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Question 16 16. 'Given the infinite possibilities for love, Harvey chose www.matchme.com.' What is this is an example of?

Question 17 17. A U.S. marketing manager is irritated that his counterpart in Japan limited eye contact during a recent visit to his facility. Eye contact is a sign of attentiveness to one but represents inappropriate behavior to the other. What type of barrier is this?

Question 18 18. 'America is a melting pot' is an example of:

Question 19 19. Which of the following phrases is the BEST example of clarity when speaking about your profession?

Question 20 20. Due to her nervousness when speaking in front of an audience, Alicia tends to stand directly behind a podium. However, it is difficult to engage with her audience this way. What is the best way for Alicia to begin to move around the stage when speaking?

MTTC Communication Arts (Secondary): Verbal & Nonverbal Language Chapter Exam Instructions

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