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Freedom of Speech and the War

What authority was given to the postmaster general under the Espionage and Sedition Acts? to hold any mail that violated the acts As a result of the Palmer raids, hundreds of immigrants were deported. Which of the following resulted from the Palmer Raids of 1919 and 1920? the formation of the American Civil Liberties Union […]

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Speech chapter 5

___________ is a method of generating ideas for speech topics by free association of words and ideas. Brainstorming When your general purpose is to ____________, you act as a teacher or lecturer. inform When you want to change or structure the attitudes of your audience, your general purpose is to ____________. persuade The ____________ is […]

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Speech Final

It’s a psychologically based perception Which statement correctly reflects your books definition of gender? Individuals strive for their own achievement Characteristic of an individualistic culture Group achievements is valued over individual achievement characteristic of a collectivistic culture There are clear lines of authority in who reports to whom Characteristic of a culture that values a […]

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TCU Speech Exam 3 Martinez

1. Having strong ______________ ties with friends, neighbors, co-workers, and others improves the quality of our life in multiple ways. Social 2. Which theory says that each of us is born with a drive to seek, form, maintain, and protect strong social relationships? Need to belong theory Which statement is TRUE about relationships formed online? […]

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Speech Final Exam Review 2

1. As we improve our public speaking skills and learn to evaluate other speeches we can also develop: Civic Literacy 2. Which does NOT explain the idea of deliberating in good faith As a speaker you are responsible for persuading your audience. 3. Not giving credit when you present another person’s words and ideas as […]

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Gap Years Persuasive Speech

INTRO -Has anyone ever heard of a gap year? CLICK -A gap year is a period of time a student takes off of school, usually lasting no longer than a year. -While is it fairly uncommon for American students, gap years are very popular among many European and Australian students. -This time away from school […]

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Skincare Demonstration Speech

Introduction: When we think about vital and important organs, we often think of the heart or the brain–but we often overlook the equally important and the largest organ on our body–our skin. Picture this: adults on average carry 8 pounds (that’s 22 square feet!) of skin. Clarification Step: Taking care of our skin is an […]

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Isaac Newton Speech

I did my research on Sir Isaac Newton. Isaac Newton was born on January 4, 1643, in Lincolnshire England. Isaac was born premature and wasn’t expected to live much longer after being born. 3 months before being born, his father, also named Isaac Newton, died. This left Newton to be raised by his mother, Hannah […]

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Speech final review Rothrock Online Weatherford College

1. Define and analyze the problem 2. Eztablish criteria for evaluating solutions 3. Identify possible solutions 4. Evaluate solutions 5. Select the best solution 6. Test selected solution Six steps of the problem solving sequence (in order) Symposium A small group format and which each member of the group delivers a relatively prepared talk on […]

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English Vocabulary From Webster`s New World College

Achilles’ heel n. one’s vulnerable or susceptible spot stentorian adj. very loud mnemonic adj. 1 helping or meant to help the memory 2 of mnemonics or the memoryn. any of the formulas used in mnemonics to improve the memory fathom n. a unit of length used to measure the depth of water or the length […]

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Free Speech – Public College Campuses

Speech Codes – Policies that officially banned \”hate speech\” expression, based either on content or viewpoint – Use Chaplinsky v. NH asbackbone Uni. of CT Speech Code – Struck down by Federal court – Too far–made \”inappropriately directed laughter\” and \”conspicuous exclusion from conversations and/or classroom discussions\” violations Uni. of Michigan Speech Code – Attempted […]

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College speech midterm

ethnocentrism the tendency of any nation, race, religion, or group to believe that its way of looking at and doing things is right ant that other perspectives have less value. stereotypes generalized pictures of a race, gender, or group that supposedly represent its essential characteristics source the originator of a message encoder the speakers voice […]

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College Speech Class Chapter 1

Intrapersonal communication with yourself interpersonal communication between 2 people group communication involving 3 or more people interacting with and influencing one another. public communication in which one person speaks face to face with an audience. Mass Communication with audience not face to face. Method of communication becomes very important Speaker Sender, source, or encoder Message […]

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Chapter 3 speech quiz

Language A collection of symbols letters, or words with arbitrary meanings that are governed by rules and used to communicate Decode the process of assigning meaning to others’ words in order to translate them into thoughts of your own Semantics the study of the way humans use language to evoke meaning in others Syntax the […]

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Impromptu Speech Topics

My biggest concern for the future is… Real wealth is never measured in money or possessions. Conservation is survival. Real love is not the stuff of pop songs. If I were an animal I’d be a… Plants have feelings too. Junk food’s popularity relies on marketing. To err is human. To forgive is divine. Discuss. […]

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Speech study guide

When Sam got up to give his speech in public speaking class, he walked around the audience, highfiving his classmates and began his speech by saying, \”Hey! What up Dawgs?\” Which norm regarding the difference between public speaking and conversation did Sam fail to realize? Public speaking is more formal than conversation. A speaker’s ability […]

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communication and speech 2

Developing ______________ skills helps you improve communication with yourself. a. intrapersonal _______________ is the manner in which your speech is presented. d. delivery Which of the following is an example of possible noise in public speaking: d. all of the above Learning about public speaking can help improve your ________________. d. all of the above […]

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speech chapter 17

____________ is the audience’s perception of how qualified a speaker is to speak on a given topic. Credibility A speaker’s credibility is affected above all by how the audience regards the speaker’s competence and character ____________ is the name used by Aristotle for what modern students of communication refer to as credibility. Ethos Strong evidence […]

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English: Communication: Persuasive Speech

Persuasive speeches have a(n) __________________ obligation to the audience. ethical Persuasive speeches deal primarily with questions of value, fact and ________________. policy Topic and purpose and attention-getting material are all components of the _______________________. introduction A good persuasive speech _________________________. takes a stand The lecture suggests, in giving a persuasive speech, that we should keep […]

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Speech Unit 3 Quiz (2.7, 2.8, 2.9, & 2.10)

Which of these is NOT a principle of learning listed in your textbook? People learn better when they memorize material All of these are examples of types of informative speeches EXCEPT emotional appeal A good thesis statement for an informative speech should contain all of these responses should be included in your thesis statement The […]

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Student Council Senior Secretary Speech

Class of 2015-woo, Hi my name is Rachel Rivas and I am running for Senior Class Secretary. I don’t know about you, but I am tired of just hearing SENIORS WOOP WOOP, that chant seems like it never ends. But we’ve finally made it. Next year, we are going to be the seniors doing all […]

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