Speech Final Exam

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