Speech Final Exam

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