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Speech Unit 2 Quiz

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What “other guidelines” will help you select an appropriate topic for our academic setting?
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All of the above
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___ is a consideration when you think about speaking at a park versus in your classroom.
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Setting
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Which is not one of the three concerns you should have when choosing a topic:
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Will I have enough visual aids?
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_____ is your one specific goal of what you hope to accomplish.
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Topic statement
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Determining the breadth or depth you will cover in a speech is a consideration of
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scope
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For the purposes of topic selection, being audience-centered means that you review your possible topic for
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Appropriateness, significance and scope
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In-text citations are required in informative speeches and should always be included on your _________________.
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formal outline
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One method of determining if the information selected for your topic is relevant would be to ___________________.
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determine if the information is factual and objective
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In an informative speech, outside information sources are great for providing __________.
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detail and/or context
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_______ are the most widely used style guides.
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The MLA and the APA
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A parenthetical citation is used _________.
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at the end of a sentence or group of sentences
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The use of “(Jones 4)” in the written version of speech would lead you to expect:
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A source listed in the Works Cited entry that begins with Jones.
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When you do not give proper credit to your sources and you use materials produced by someone else, you are involved in the act of ________________________.
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plagiarism
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Establishing your credibility and demonstrating your good character help you _____.
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establish your own ethos
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As we strive to be ethical public speakers, the moral codes we share _________.
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help establish trust between speaker and audience members
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The Greek philosopher and rhetorician Aristotle included an ethical appeal as one of his three pillars of persuasion. The pillar dealing with ethical appeal is called _______________.
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ethos
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The approach to ethical decision-making that concludes what is “right” is the action in the decision-maker’s own self-interest is called the ________________.
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Ethical Egoism Approach
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Being an ethical public speaker means that you choose _______________ in your speech making decisions.
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oughtness
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_____ can destroy trustworthiness and reduce or eliminate identification.
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demographic stereotyping
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If you were giving a persuasive speech to a general audience on the issue of gay marriages, the most important factor to consider when analyzing your audience would probably be its ____________ .
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values and Beliefs
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___ are that which we accept as true, natural, real or actually existing.
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Beliefs
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If you were giving an informative speech to a general audience about president Bill Clinton, the most important characteristic to consider when analyzing your audience would probably be its
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Age
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Having a limited supply of attention comes into play in ___________ .
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attention economy
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An effective speaker realizes s/he is speaking to.
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multiple audiences
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The physiological process of receiving and processing sound waves is
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hearing
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When listeners communicate their attentiveness, interest and comprehension through eye contact, heads nod and facial expressions are often displayed. When this happens audience members are engaging in the ______________________ stage of the HURIER model.
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Responding
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While listening is a _______________ process, hearing is a __________________ process.
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communicative, physiological
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Stages in the listening process include
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Hearing, understanding, remembering, interpreting, evaluating and responding
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While there are six stages in the listening process, the book states it can be argued that the three most important ones are
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Understanding, interpreting and evaluating
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Rather than letting yourself become distracted by extra thought time, you can use the additional time to think about and process the message you heard. This is a tip that can help improve your listening in the ____________ stage of the HURIER model.
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Interpreting