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Ch 16: Types of Performance

About This Chapter

If you need to study types of performance art, this chapter is for you. The chapter includes short lessons and self-assessments that can increase your performance medium knowledge for an upcoming exam, class assignment or fun.

Types of Performance - Chapter Summary

This series of lessons beaks down the elements of different performance types. As you progress through the chapter, you'll review terms and concepts associated with film genres, dramatic comedy, the recording arts, public speaking and more. By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Summarize the history of dramatic comedy
  • Compare types of film genres and subgenres
  • Identify mediums that are used in the recording and radio industry
  • Describe the characteristics of informative, persuasive and special occasion speeches

Following each lesson is a short quiz, and the chapter concludes with a multiple-choice exam. You can access these resources whenever you have free time to study, and the Ask the Expert feature allows you to submit any questions you may have. You also have the option of printing the lesson transcripts if you want to study offline.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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