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Speech Final Exam

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