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Introduction to Public Speaking

Quiz by Nadir Ahmad

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  • Q1
    What is public speaking?
    two individuals talking
    heart felt message
    addressing an audience
    a branch of science
    30s
  • Q2
    Persuasive public communication, particularly public speaking is:
    impromptu
    rhetoric
    extemporaneous
    spoken word
    30s
  • Q3
    A speech given from a prepared text is:
    impromptu
    spoken word
    memorized
    extemporaneous
    30s
  • Q4
    Verbal language drives the message in the following type of presentation.
    rhetoric
    audience centered message
    extemporaneous
    spoken word
    30s
  • Q5
    The audience provides the purpose in this type message.
    audience-centered
    spoken word
    extemporaneous
    rhetoric
    30s
  • Q6
    When addressing an audience
    the audience plays a nonresponsive role
    the speaker is the primary communicator directing the message
    interaction should be between the speaker and his message
    30s
  • Q7
    Speakers rarely improv on the spot
    in a spoken word presentation
    in a prepared presentation
    in an impromptu speech
    30s
  • Q8
    In spoken word emphasis, presentation aids supplement, but never dominate.
    Sometimes
    True
    False
    30s
  • Q9
    The impromptu speech is the one that is
    given on the spur of the moment
    read from a prepared text
    is given from memory
    30s

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