Speech Final Exam

133 Questions  I  By Amberboo on March 3, 2010
This for any college student taking a final exam for a speech class.

  

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