Using Visual Aids in Presentations Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Suzy is planning a speech that she will give after flying to another city. Before she designed her slideware to go with it, she called ahead to see if a projector and computer would be available for her use. Why was this a good idea?

Question 2 2. According to design principles, what color font goes well on a black background?

Question 3 3. During a speech, a speaker should avoid _____.

Question 4 4. Edith likes speaking to groups about decorating cakes and cookies. She uses a lot of props in her presentations. Because of this, which kind of group is best for Edith to present to?

Question 5 5. Which statement is true about visual aids?

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Question 6 6. Rebecca plans to include a quote in her presentation that is from a book written in 1955 without citing the source. Why is she able to do so?

Question 7 7. What is the ideal length for a video used as a visual aid?

Question 8 8. If a book critic quotes a small part of a book in a review, it is covered under the _____ exception to copyright.

Question 9 9. Supplemental materials that present images or information to an audience during a speech are called _____.

Question 10 10. William is a sales representative for a company that produces wearable fitness trackers. During a meeting with his supervisor, it was suggested that William 'include visual aids in his presentations to potential customers. Which of the following statements BEST describes why William's supervisor may have recommended this?

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Question 11 11. Elizabeth is a representative of a company that produces orthopedic braces. She has been asked to give a presentation at a medical conference to introduce a new ankle brace developed by her company. Why should Elizabeth consider using a visual aid in her presentation?

Question 12 12. Sally is trying to help her audience understand some important statistical information. Analyze her visual aid options and choose the one that would likely be most effective with a general audience.

Question 13 13. Software that displays a series of slides for images and information is called:

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT one of the four factors for determining fair use?

Question 15 15. Which of the following should be done BEFORE giving a speech?

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Question 16 16. Jerry was short on time but still wanted to make sure he was well prepared for his speech. He listed four things he thought he needed to do but knew he could not do them all. Which of these four things on his list could he safely eliminate and still be ready?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is a design principle that great visual aids follow?

Question 18 18. 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 19 19. Visual aids increase:

Question 20 20. Sarah has some visual aids that she wants to pass around during her speech. How should she go about doing this?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a disadvantage of PowerPoint and other slideware?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT covered by copyright?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements about copyright is TRUE?

Question 24 24. If Zoe is spending 10% of her presentation on an introduction to the topic, _____ of her visual aids should be focused on it.

Question 25 25. When visual and auditory information is presented at the same time, it is called _____ of information.

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Question 26 26. James is speaking on a complex and detailed topic. He wants to create visuals that will help the audience understand his subject more clearly. How might James achieve this goal?

Question 27 27. Billy is worried that he will mix up the order of the points in his speech so he decides to come up with a plan to help. Analyze Billy's options and choose the best one.

Question 28 28. For her Cultural Anthropology class, Samantha is preparing a presentation on romance in different cultures. As a visual aid, she has selected a large poster with an image of a man on bended knee proposing to a woman. Is this a good selection? Why or why not?

Question 29 29. When using a technology-based visual aid, it is important to also have:

Question 30 30. PowerPoint is most appropriate for:

Using Visual Aids in Presentations 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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