Speech Test #2 Ch 8, 13-15, +23

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during the speech introduction, audience members decide whether they are interested in the topic and the speaker. to build credibility, a speaker should…
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establish his or her qualifications
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the purpose of a speech introduction is to….
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arouse the audience’s attention and motivate the audience to accept the speaker’s goals
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the introduction should be..
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brief and no more than 10 to 15 percent of the speech body
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The following should be used to effectively introduce or conclude a speech:
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examples stories facts statistics
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first challenge faced by the speaker in the introduction
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to win the audience’s attention
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using a story as a speech introduction..
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personalizes issues
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speakers frequently base their startling statements on..
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statistics
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an effective introduction should..
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capture the audiences attention
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speech humor should always match
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the audience topic purpose occasion
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the conclusion should not include
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the speaker’s credentials
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speech conclusions fulfill the following functions to alert the audience that the speech is coming to an end
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listeners are most likely to remember and act on a speech that
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ends with a strong conclusion
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an informative speech arranged by category is…
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arranged topically
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“a theory is like a set of glasses we put on to look through”
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an example of an analogy
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to describe information, a speaker should..
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use language that is vivid
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the following are ways to define a topic:
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by describing what it is not by comparing it to something similar by illustrating its root meaning
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defining, describing, demonstrating, and explaining are all..
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all related to informative speaking
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speeches about concepts might discuss..
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nuclear theory, minimalist art, or freedom of speech
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when doing an informative speech about issues speakers should…
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focus on raising awareness and deepening understanding rather than advocating one position over another
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speeches about processes might discuss
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brewing beer, lightning formation, or yoga sequences
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speeches about objects or phenomena might discuss
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digital cameras, snowshoes, or El Nino
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speeches about people might discuss
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the impact of individuals and groups on society
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to help your audience follow your speech do the following:
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preview main points in the introduction use lot of transition words and phrases employ rhetorical devices such as repetition and parallelism
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an informative speaker might explain to the listeners..
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the new services available at the student center
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an effective informative speech shows listeners..
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something they didn’t previously know
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using the speaking outline
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you should practice 3-5 times
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with a speaking outline, condense…
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full sentences into key words or phrases
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an effective prepared working outline will include
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credits when necessary
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with sufficient practice, which of the key-word outlines will help the speaker deliver his or her ideas more naturally
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