How to Write & Present an Expository Speech


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An expository speech is:

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1. You are assigned the task of writing an expository speech. Once you have selected a topic, what should you do next?

2. When writing the outline for an expository speech, how should the outline be formatted?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Determine how much you understand about writing and presenting an expository speech. You'll be required to answer questions on topics like a definition for an expository speech and the next step in an expository speech after choosing a topic.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Answer questions on the following:

  • Formatting an outline for an expository speech
  • Statement known as a thesis
  • Things to consider when delivering this type of speech

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on writing and presenting an expository speech
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding a thesis statement and what it means
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the formation of an outline for an expository speech and what you should do before making this kind of speech

Additional Learning

Learn more with the lesson called How to Write & Present an Expository Speech for more on these areas of interest:

  • The word expository
  • Steps of research and brainstorming
  • The five Ws
  • Analysis of giving an expository speech