PLACE Elementary Education: Communication Strategies Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Correcting spelling and grammar is part of:

Question 2 2. Which vocal quality can be adjusted in ways similar to a radio?

Question 3 3. What is true about the concept of 'context' in the 'A.C.E.' acronym?

Question 4 4. You are reading a text that's attempting to convince you chocolate cake is the best dessert. What is the purpose of the text?

Question 5 5. When using expository writing, it is important to assume that your audience has:

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Question 6 6. Which vocal quality has a psychological effect that influences how people perceive your speech's content?

Question 7 7. How do you join two modifiers that modify a noun?

Question 8 8. Which of the following parts of the 'A.C.E.' acronym would include visiting the physical space where you'll be presenting?

Question 9 9. Which answer choice below BEST demonstrates a descriptive title?

Question 10 10. If someone asks you to speak more slowly, what vocal quality do you need to adjust?

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Question 11 11. Why is it important to make an outline prior to writing an essay?

Question 12 12. Which of the following concepts was not discussed in this lesson?

Question 13 13. What is a good example of a specific noun?

Question 14 14. A speaker with arched eyebrows conveys to the audience that he or she is _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements BEST describes expository writing?

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Question 16 16. What is the purpose of a text?

Question 17 17. It's important to carefully read and interpret a writing prompt because

Question 18 18. Texts providing sensory details allowing readers to form a mental picture of some person, place, thing, or event are texts that _____.

Question 19 19. Presenting your writing in a nice way is called:

Question 20 20. You are reading a text that offers a series of steps for learning how to swim. What is the purpose of the text?

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Question 21 21. Organization will be a major consideration when you

Question 22 22. David gave a speech in a public speaking class. The content of his speech was good, but he used words like 'um,' 'er' and 'duh' a lot while he was speaking. Which category would the teacher say that David needed to work on for his next speech?

Question 23 23. If you are exposing your audience to similarities and differences about something, you are using what type of expository writing technique?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT good advice when searching for sources for a persuasive essay?

Question 25 25. Brainstorming is an example of:

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Question 26 26.

Theresa is a professor at a local university. Her student, Kevin, has content from the Journal of Sociology. The following is an example of how most of his essay appears to be written:

''The research clearly points out that 'While the level of crime has mostly gone down throughout the country, the level of violent crime in major cities has gone up. This trend is highly worrisome as the concept of the 'Criminal Triangle' identified by situation theory identifies that the largest problem is the presence of an able protector'''

Why would Theresa likely award him a low grade?

Question 27 27. Brainstorming involves which of the following techniques?

Question 28 28. Janet's narrative leads up to the most important moment of her story, when she first saw the face of her newborn child. This type of moment in a narrative is known as the _____.

Question 29 29. When incorporating source material in your essay, you should _____

Question 30 30. Texts that provide facts about some topic the writer believes is important for the reader to understand are texts that _____.

PLACE Elementary Education: Communication Strategies Chapter Exam Instructions

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