Coms 5 Chapter 3

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The conclusion of a speech should communicate closure without feelings
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False
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It is not necessary to quickly establish a reason for the audience members to listen to your speech because the motivation for them increases as the speech unfolds.
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False
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Which of the following statements is not correct about the conclusion of a speech?
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Depending on the lengthy and complexity of your speech your summary may be brief or even extended
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Startling statements to begin a speech can capture the attention of the audience but really seldom challenge the listeners because this function belongs in the conclusion of a speech.
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False
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Humor is always a good way to begin an introduction to a speech.
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False
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Using a quotation in the introduction can be important in getting your audience’s attention but it is usually not effective in the conclusion of a speech.
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False
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When introducing a speech, a topic may lend itself to different kinds of introductions. Mason began his speech by telling his audience, \”I realize the tremendous importance of keeping your eyes on what is in front of you when you are driving. Recently. I was on my may to meet a friend for dinner and we were to meet at a new restaurant located on a road that was unfamiliar to me. At one point while approaching a traffic signal I turned to look at businesses in a strip mall in front of me. As I turned my gaze back to the road ahead I crashed into the car in front of me and that car crashed into the car in front of it!\” This incident to open the speech is use of:
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Among the five guidelines the text offers for an introduction to a speech you will find which guideline listed below?
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NOT CONSIDER THE TIME..mood
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Concluding with a metaphor may strengthen your speech because it can:
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Broaden the meaning of your speech
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Often speakers begin their message using humor. Which statement below is not true about beginning a speech with humor?
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There are a number of common pitfalls to avoid in a conclusion to a speech. Which statement below is among the pitfalls presented in the text?
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Don’t end abruptly
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Beginning your speech with an apology is usually a pitfall to avoid
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True
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\”One in four girls and one in six boys will be assaulted by ager eighteen. The probability that an arrest will be made when a rape is reported is 50-80%. The overall probability that a rapist will be sent to prison for the crime is 16.3%. Seven in ten rape and sexual assault victim know the attacker prior to the assault.\” Starting your speech this way would be considered using which technique? Startling facts intriguing statements
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Starling facts intriguing statements
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Perhaps the most frequently used attention-getter for speeches is the rhetorical question.
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True
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A one-sentence conclusion is not sufficient closure
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True
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Physically involving your audience in your introduction is not an appropriate introductory technique.
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False
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Which technique below is not one of the ones pointed out in the text to serve for a conclusion to your speech?
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Not DRAMATIC STORY
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A way to conclude a speech, the text suggests is to:
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Refer to your introduction
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Probably the best time to construct the introduction for a speech is after preparing the body of thenspeech
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True
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Jean started her speech the following way. \”Everyone in this room who knows how to drive please raise your hand. Now, everyone here who knows how to drive with a stick shift please raise your hand. Wow! I didn’t see many hands in response to my second question.\” This technique is:
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Physically involving the audience
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Never use your conclusion to connect your speech topic to a broader content or societal issue.
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False
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The introduction of a speech ought to get the audience’s attention, provide a motive for speaking and enhance the credibility of the speaker.
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True
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A popular and effective way of getting the attention of an audience is simply to shout or scream an opening statement or bang a fist on the lectern.
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False

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