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Tenth Grade (Grade 10) Communication Skills and Public Speaking Questions

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Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Which of the following is the best definition of communication?
  1. Simplifying information for a lay audience
  2. Texting someone
  3. Exchanging messages
  4. Persuading someone of your viewpoint
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Why is verbal communication often the most effective way to communicate?
  1. It allows for instant feedback, clarity, and understanding.
  2. It is the easiest way to reach people of diverse cultures and languages.
  3. It can be misinterpreted.
  4. It can be done quickly, without much thought.
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
The personal zone of communication occurs at
  1. skin contact and 18 inches
  2. 18 inches to 4 feet
  3. 4 -12 feet
  4. 12 feet and up
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
The intimate zone of conversation occurs between
  1. skin contact and 18 inches
  2. 18 inches to 4 feet
  3. 4 -12 feet
  4. 12 feet and up
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Which of the following may be used by a persuasive speaker?
  1. logical appeal (logos)
  2. emotional appeal (pathos)
  3. ethical appeal (ethos)
  4. all of the above
  5. none of the above
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
When preparing to speak, what should you consider regarding your audience?
  1. the audience's knowledge
  2. the audience's assumptions and values
  3. your relationship to the audience
  4. your desired effect on the audience
  5. all of the above
  6. none of the above
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Communication that attempts to change opinions or behavior is                  .
  1. information
  2. demonstration
  3. persuasion
  4. interpretation
  5. analysis
  6. none of the above
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Persuasive appeals may be based on                    .
  1. logic and reasoning
  2. ethical thinking
  3. emotional feelings
  4. all of the above
  5. only a and b above
  6. only b and c above
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
In what ways is research helpful in preparing for an informative speech?
  1. Research imparts knowledge.
  2. Research provides materials to illustrate key points.
  3. Research provides ideas for opening and closing the speech.
  4. Research offers new insight into the topic.
  5. all of the above
  6. none of the above
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
A good speech topic is one that is
  1. general or vague
  2. easy or uncomplicated
  3. limited or focused
  4. all of the above
  5. only b and c above
  6. none of the above
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
A persuasive speaker may face which types of audiences?
  1. hostile
  2. indifferent or captive
  3. neutral
  4. supportive
  5. all of the above
  6. none of the above
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
Speeches that provide information are also called                 .
  1. narrative
  2. cause-effect
  3. expository
  4. problem-solution
  5. climactic
  6. spatial
Grade 10 Communication Skills and Public Speaking
To make themselves clearly understood, speakers should always make their speeches
  1. rhetorical
  2. spatial
  3. cyberbabble
  4. organized
  5. all of the above
  6. none of the above
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