Speech Final Exam

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