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College Communication Skills and Public Speaking Questions

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College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Alyssa wants to become a better listener in the workplace. Which of the following is the best technique she can do to improve her listening skills?
  1. Don't maintain direct eye contact because doing so may distract the speaker.
  2. Interrupt whenever she has an opinion on the topic to share with her speaker.
  3. Rephrase and summarize the speaker's message in her own words.
  4. Avoid asking any questions because doing so may distract the speaker.
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Which of the following should not be included in the introduction?
  1. Concluding Statement
  2. Thesis/Purpose Statement
  3. Your Name
  4. Topic
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Which of the following should you not do when using visual aids?
  1. Practice
  2. Introduce visual aid after talking about the information
  3. Limit lists
  4. Avoid disturbing materials after the speech
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Which of the following are visual aids?
  1. People
  2. Maps
  3. Graphs
  4. All of the above
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
What is a preparation outline?
  1. A piece of paper or note card that you use to remind you of what you are talking about
  2. A detailed, full-sentence outline which specifies all critical elements of the speech.
  3. An outline with bullet points and key words.
  4. A completely typed out speech
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
What should you be aware of when giving a speech?
  1. Appearance, Delivery, and Time
  2. Active Listening, Evaluations, and Language
  3. Body Language, Appearance, and Evaluations
  4. Language, Delivery, and Body Language
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Which of the following is a reason to use visual aids?
  1. To Inform
  2. To show off what you have or computer skills
  3. To improve audience understanding and memory
  4. None of the above
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Why should you use data?
  1. To add to your credibility
  2. To show that you are smarter
  3. Because the teacher said so
  4. All of the above
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Short and simple words help business writers
  1. impress their readers
  2. emphasize the receiver of the action
  3. use jargon to build credibility
  4. express their meaning without distraction
  5. use redundancy in appropriate situations
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
What is not considered speech material?
  1. Nonsense syllables
  2. Sentential approximations
  3. Single and two syllable words
  4. These are all speech material
College Communication Skills and Public Speaking
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