Speech Final Exam

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