Public Speaking Quizzes & Trivia

“Fourscore and seven years ago, our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new quizzer, conceived in knowledge, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created smart.” Are you a fan of Public Speaking? You will love what we prepared for you today! These are unique and informative quizzes about Public Speaking that are sure to boost your knowledge about the subject.
Are you familiar with the terms, definitions and skills? Have you noted things about presentation and delivery? Do you know anything about its objectives and principles? If you do, then this will be another piece of cake for you. Step on the stage right now! Take over the podium! This is your time to shine! Bring out your inner Lincoln and Churchill! Test your knowledge today! We wish you luck!

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 547   |  Last updated: Jan 28, 2013
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    Which of the following would NOT be a component of a demographic analysis of an audience?

Public speaking does not come easy to most people and therefore is taught in schools to help students overcome stage fright. After covering the basics on public speaking from the previous class you are now up to date with...

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 472   |  Last updated: Jun 5, 2018
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    What are the three general purposes for giving speeches?

This quiz will serve as a review for the students before they take our first major assessment

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 254   |  Last updated: Dec 15, 2016
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    All of the following are parts of the communication cycle except

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 160   |  Last updated: Jan 28, 2013
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    Which of the following is NOT a common weakness associated with delivering the conclusion of a speech?

Communication is pehaps the most important thing in our lives, both at work and at home. However, it is absolutely one of the hardest skills there is! My expertise is Communication, both one on one, and to a group, How to be a...

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 144   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2013
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    1. Communication is defined as:

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What are the six major categories of nonverbal behavior?
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What is the type of question you ask when you want more detailed information from your audience?
There are some people who give talks and speeches who do not get worthy answers from their audience. If you have just given your speech, you do not want this to happen. The first thing that you need to work on is to make sure that your audience is co
What type of questions are multiple-choice, true/false, and agree/disagree questions examples of?
They are known as close-ended questions because you need to provide a yes/no or true/false answer to the given statements. A lot of students actually prefer this type of questions because they have a chance to get the answer right even if they have n