Student Congress

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Initial debate quiz for Student Congress.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The side of a debate that supports the position being considered is known as:
    • A. 

      Affirmative

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Correct

    • D. 

      Positive

  • 2. 
    Type of legislation that describes the details of how a policy would be enacted, if voted into law by the assembly.
    • A. 

      Law

    • B. 

      Resolution

    • C. 

      Bill

    • D. 

      Proposal

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT a type of appeal that can be used in an argument?
    • A. 

      Emotion

    • B. 

      Logic

    • C. 

      Ethics

    • D. 

      Majority

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is typically part of a student congress speech
    • A. 

      Introduction

    • B. 

      Body

    • C. 

      Conclusion

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 5. 
    The authorship speech in student congress is typically   minutes long.
  • 6. 
    An expression of conviction, or value belief of an assembly, which may urge, request or suggest further action by another decision-making authority.
  • 7. 
    The preferred method for delivering a speech in student congress involves using a combination of memorized material and a pre-made outline. This method is know as                     speaking
  • 8. 
    The questioning round in student congress is known as
  • 9. 
    List the three types of appeals that are most commonly used in arguments and provide one positive and one negative for each appeal. Which do you feel is the most useful method?