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Speech Delivery Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Pre-rehearsing your speech helps you:

Question 2 2. Vocal traits DO NOT include:

Question 3 3. How would an audience member know that a speaker was giving an extemporaneous speech?

Question 4 4. James told his girlfriend, Bertha, that he was 'gunna' get some popcorn at the concession stand. Where did he go wrong?

Question 5 5. When a speaker gives a speech without prior planning or preparation, it is a(n):

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Question 6 6. What may go wrong with a memorized speech?

Question 7 7. What can go wrong in a manuscript speech?

Question 8 8. What is one tool a speaker can use to avoid confusing people with his dialect?

Question 9 9. Why is it crucial for a speaker to make eye contact with members of the audience?

Question 10 10. Extemporaneous delivery refers to _____.

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Question 11 11. James is worried that giving a memorized speech may be boring. What advice could you give him to make sure it isn't?

Question 12 12. A speaker with arched eyebrows conveys to the audience that he or she is _____.

Question 13 13. In a manuscript delivery, is it necessary to still go through the rehearsal steps?

Question 14 14. When Jed told his friends, 'Y'all come back now', this is an example of:

Question 15 15. _____ is the use of body movements to send a message.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following refers to speech rate?

Question 17 17. 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 18 18. 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?

Question 19 19. Which of the following factors can impact the effectiveness of your speech?

Question 20 20. Chef Caleb 'akses' his line cooks to peel potatoes. This error is part of:

Speech Delivery 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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