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