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Speech Final Exam

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1.  "intimate" distance is between _____ and _____ inches.
2.  The better known and respected the speaker is, the ______ the introduction should be.
3.  The additional information not included in words. how the speaker says something versus what they said.
4.  Time binding is the ability to.....
A.
B.
C.
5.  To control stage fright use must use cognitive dissonance. what is it?
6.  Barriers to effective communication (EIDSL)
7.  Speakers who were rated as "sincere" look at the audience an average of _____% of the time, while those who were rated as "insincere" only had eye contact _____% of the time.
8.  An audience is.....
A.
B.
C.
9.  The body of a speech must be kept to.... (main points)
A.
B.
C.
10.  Morality (disreputable and derogatory..........
11.  To make a speech more _______, the speaker should _______ with a different audience members for short periods of time.
12.  The occasion is one of those elements that will dictate...
13.  It has been estimated that perhaps _____% of all communication comes from _______ alone, not words.
14.  When a speaker is scared, they react similarly to if they were about to be attacked. this is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
15.  The foot in the door approach......
A.
B.
16.  Commemorative (ADNICT/E)
17.  As our degree of liking for a person increases, the _______ between us is reduced.
18.  Deductive and inductive forms of speeches revolve around _______ differences.
19.  Linguistic determinism is the theory that....
A.
B.
C.
20.  Logos is based on......
21.  Stage fright is anxiety caused by....   
A.
B.
C.
D.
22.  Everything about ___ communicates when you speak before an audience
23.  People look at each other in conversation between _____% and _______% of the time.
24.  Winning an audiences favor, and changing their minds and behavior is called ______
25.  The field of semantics focuses on:
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
26.  Ethics of the critic must separate personal feelings about....
27.  Communication model (SMTRR)
28.  Ethical public speaking requires.....
29.  When making an outline, it is recommended that you prepare the an outline of the ____ first (after first writing down the thesis statement)
30.  For communication to be effective, it must...
A.
B.
C.
D.
31.  Hearing is.....
32.  Morality
A.
B.
C.
33.  Audiences send messages back to speakers in the form of...
34.  Persuasive speeches to deal with (AB,B)
35.  During a speech, outlines should be used as....
36.  Speaking requires more organization because of visual and ______ symbols
37.  The study of the origins and derivations of words
A.
B.
C.
D.
38.  A speaker must have control over their stage fright to....
39.  We use cognitive dissonance to.....
40.  Responding is essentially...
41.  Stages of listening (RURER)
42.  Speaking:
43.  Intrapersonal communication is talking....
44.  Pathos is based on......
45.  Each year, between ____ and ______ words pop up in the english language, but only ___ to _____ words make it into dictionaries.
46.  Writing:
47.  How many are usually involved in any act of communication?
A.
B.
C.
D.
48.  You share meaning through....
49.  Expository material is....
A.
B.
C.
50.  How much time (percentage) is spent speaking and listening?
51.  Good oral style is.... (CCCVA)
52.  A complete sentence outline should only be used for...
53.  The use of gestures to replace words, through pointing, nodding, body movement, and gestures.
A.
B.
C.
D.
54.  In a 2 person conversation, the verbal elements convey less than ______% of the total meaning, while the non-verbal elements convey about _______% of the meaning.
55.  A conviction in the existence or reality of something, or in the truth of some assertion is defined as a ______
56.  If Libel is to defame through print and pictures, then slander is to do it through...
57.  Start with what you reached, then explain what you found
A.
B.
58.  What is communication?
A.
B.
C.
D.
59.  Eye contact (RE)
60.  Ethnocentrism is a...
61.  Communication is also....
62.  Excessive stage fright is NOT...
63.  People tend to have eye contact more when they ________ than when they _______
64.  Meaningful communication involves the...(WRR)
65.  Value is a...
A.
B.
C.
66.  An example of bad listening habits would be.....
67.  Ethics of the critic must separate ____ from what they hear
68.  An example of environmental communication would be....
69.  Communication seeks....
70.  The way in which humans use time and space to convey meaning.
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
71.  "personal" distance is between _____ inches and _____ feet.
72.  No single act of movement (body position, movement) can determine ________. it is a combination of _______ and ________ cues that make up a meaningful __________.
73.  Listening:
74.  "public" distance is between _____ and _____ feet, or more,
75.  An outline contributes to:
76.  What ability separates man from animals?
77.  Examples of interpersonal communication
78.  Organization is required more in _____ than in writing
79.  The door in the foot approach......
A.
B.
80.  An outline consists of....(TTIBC)
81.  Action language (PFe)
82.  You make your style your own with the use of....
83.  Reading:
84.  Misunderstandings about words (SPAMpMS)
85.  Who is usually more nervous about public speaking, men or women?
86.  When you say communication is good, you are saying....
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
87.  Several attempts at persuasion is a _______
88.  An average person only hears about _____% of what is said in a normal conversation.
89.  Environmental Communication is....
A.
B.
C.
90.  Listening is...
91.  Entertainment (AdT)
92.  Types of outlines (CS, TP, SN)
93.  A syllogism starts with a _____, states a ________, and then states a ______ based on those  statements.
94.  Tribute or eulogy speeches are not always ______ in _______
95.  Overt, observable actions, (definition)
96.  Interpersonal communication is....
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
97.  Ethos is based on........
98.  Sharing and transferring meaning can be called..... (SCRLP)
99.  The main reason for restricting the number of main points in a speech is to...
A.
B.
C.
D.
100.  What is the thinking to speaking rate? (words per minute)
101.  Who thought up the 4 parts of communication?
102.  Because speech is fleeting or transitory, the speaker must provide ____ for a _____
103.  When using the persuasive approach in speech/group discussion, we have problems or questions of.... (FVP)
104.  The value of _________ in crime detection/advanced security systems lies in the fact that no 2 people have the exact same ________
105.  Libel.....
106.  _________ is the study of how people ________ to words and other symbols.
107.  Attitude is the tendency to....
A.
B.
C.
108.  How many words per minute is considered the average speaking rate?
109.  A tendency to behave in a certain way is defined as an ________
110.  Start with what you found, then explain how you reached it
A.
B.
111.  People can be more easily persuaded if they are...
112.  Value perceives.....
A.
B.
C.
113.  "social" distance is between _____ and _____ feet.
114.  An introduction and good will/welcoming speech would be a example of a ________speech.
115.  Change happens _______ over a long period of _______
116.  The act of stepping towards someone to establish a closer speaking distance, only to have them take a step back, and vice versa.
A.
B.
C.
D.
117.  According to Aristotle, those 4 parts of communication relate to...(SSAO)
118.  Language can reflect reality with either ____ or _____
119.  Style is....
120.  Listening is hearing plus adding....
121.  Encoding is...
A.
B.
C.
D.
122.  Yawning is a good example of the power of _______
123.  When stimulated not to listen, most people can only hold attention for no more than....
124.  When you evaluate something you are listening to, you are evaluating its....
125.  Sign language and eye contact as well as personal space are examples of.......
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
126.  The _______ is made up of the major premise, the minor premise, and the ________
127.  Magnitude of change is an example of.....
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
128.  General purposes of speech (ICPEI)
129.  Evidence is materials selected to....
A.
B.
C.
130.  The best known speech of dedication is the.....
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
131.  The scientific study of body language or non-verbal communication
A.
B.
C.
D.
E.
132.  Belief is....
A.
B.
133.  Aristotle's 3 types of appeals (ELP)
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