COM 1010 Quiz One

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Wayne State university Com 1010 quiz


 
  
Created Dec 14, 2010
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Q: Translating ideas and images in the speakers mind into verbal...

 

A: Encoding

2

Q: What is the term for something that interferes with the communication...

 

A: Noise

3

Q: If you have a normal or generally positive approach to communicating...

 

A: Average Style

4

Q: When speakers tense and relax their muscles while waiting for...

 

A: Channeling your nervous energy

5

Q: The rhetoric of diversity refers to a speaker?

 

A: considering such factors as culture, ethnicity, and gender

6

Q: Most speakers who procrastinate in preparing their speeches?

 

A: Will feel more speaker apprehension

7

Q: Tom is running for student government president. Because he has...

 

A: Empowerment

8

Q: Being an audience-centered public speaker?

 

A: Influences every step of the speech making process

9

Q: The address of each Website or Web page is known as?

 

A: the URL of uniform resource locator

10

Q: The term “periodicals” refers to?

 

A: magazines and journals

11

Q: The use of audio or video recorders can be a liability in an interview...

 

A: some people are more self-conscious and intimidated when being...

12

Q: It is necessary to determine what individual or organization is...

 

A: Accountability

13

Q: Joe is a former world weight lifter and professional body builder....

 

A: Credibility

14

Q: Kenisha decided to write her persuasive speech on “Human Cloning”....

 

A: Kenisha should have researched newspapers and periodicals for...

15

Q: Our beliefs, values, and moral principles by which we determine...

 

A: Ethics

16

Q: Lifting key passages from sources you do not credit in your speech...

 

A: Plagiarism

17

Q: Critical listening means that you, as a listener?

 

A: Hold the speaker to his or her ethical responsibilities

18

Q: When speakers consider beliefs, values, or moral principles when...

 

A: Speaking Ethically

19

Q: Speakers who bring in false claims and tug at the emotions of...

 

A: Unethical Speakers

20

Q: For a persuasive speech, you find a couple books in the library...

 

A: Yes; all this information was found...

21

Q: While listening to a classmate’s speech, Sean began to think...

 

A: Listening critically and giving feedback to the speaker

22

Q: While researching, Gabe found a tragic story about a young girl...

 

A: Gabe violated an ethical principle that requires speakers not...

23

Q: Because we hear so many sounds simultaneously, the first stage...

 

A: Select

24

Q: Because much of our day is spent listening, there may be times...

 

A: Information Overload

25

Q: Listeners who are able to evaluate the reasoning, logic, and quality...

 

A: Critical Thinking

26

Q: What type of listening style occurs when you want the speaker...

 

A: Action-oriented Style

27

Q: While listening to a sociology lecture, you mentally rearrange...

 

A: An Active Listener

28

Q: As listeners, if we become aware of the methods and techniques...

 

A: The rhetorical strategies employed by the speakers 

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Q: Joseph is easily distracted from a speech by noise outside the...

 

A: He is a poor listener

30

Q: A speaker who analyses the listeners and the occasion and adapts...

 

A: An Audience-centered speaker

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Q: Information such as age, race, gender, education, and religious...

 

A: Demographics

32

Q: To establish common ground with your audience member, you should?

 

A: Try to maximize similarities and minimize differences between...

33

Q: As defined by your text, analyzing the audience’s income, occupation,...

 

A: Socioeconomic Status

34

Q: Trying to determine what an audience believes or thinks about...

 

A: Psychological Analysis

35

Q: The specific group of audience members that you, as a speaker,...

 

A: Target Audience

36

Q: The textbook recommends this, whether separately or with a target...

 

A: Using a variety of strategies to reach the different listeners

37

Q: When selecting a topic for a speech, speakers need to consider...

 

A: The speakers themselves

38

Q: Speeches that you present will be to inform, to persuade, or to...

 

A: General

39

Q: According to your text, a combination of your central idea and...

 

A: Blueprint

40

Q: When you make a list of your own interests, and just begin writing...

 

A: Brainstorming

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Q: A complete central idea or thesis statement should be all of the...

 

A: A complete declarative sentence, a sentence with direct, specific...

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