Using Visual Aids During Your Speech: Guidelines & Tips


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

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

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 75,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime.
Already registered? Login here for access

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

2. 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?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this quiz/worksheet combo to test your knowledge of delivering an effective presentation with the help of visuals.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Actions you should perform in preparation to a presentation
  • Things to avoid when speaking in public
  • Use of supplemental materials during a presentation

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on visual aids for public speaking
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about planning for a presentation
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the most beneficial use of visual aids for public speaking and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about public speaking, review the accompanying lesson called, Using Visual Aids During Your Speech: Guidelines & Tips. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Describe examples of visual aids
  • Know three tips for using visual aids before a speech
  • Determine four ways to properly use visual materials
  • Understand how supplemental material can be a distraction when not used accordingly