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Question 1 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Public speaking has been formally studied since:
A. The 5th century. B. The 20th century.C. Recently.D. Communication courses were offered at universities.
Question 2 out of 20 - 5.0 Points
Early study of public speaking was known as:
A. Public communication.B. Rhetoric.C. Public relations.D. Communication study.
Question 3 out of 20 - 5.0 Points
According to Aristole, ethos refers to:
A. Emotions. B. Logic. C. Ethics.D. None of the above.
Question 4 out of 20 - 5.0 Points
Contemporary communication studies now refer to public speaking as a form of ______ communication.
A. GroupB. Organizational C. PublicD. Interpersonal
Question 5 of 20 - 5.0 Points
President Obama addressing the recent graduates in a commencement exercise is an example of ____ communication:
A. GroupB. MassC. InterpersonalD. Public
For communication to take place, there has to be:
A. Transmission of the message.B. Medium.C. Sharing of meaning. D. Absence of noise.
Question 7 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Which is NOT a benefit of studying public speaking?
A. Creates good first impression on others. B. Communicates competence. C. Proves our expertise. D. Develops our ability to communicate ideas and messages clearly and with impact.
Question 8 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Communicating effectively helps us to succeed in areas of:
A. Work.B. Relationships. C. Personal goals.
D. All of the above.
Question 9 of 20 - 5.0 Points
In a world of _____, communication skills helps us to interact with people whose backgrounds are different from our own.
A. CareersB. ChangesC. TechnologyD. Personal relationships
Question 10 of 20 - 5.0 Points
_______ focus on how people use messages to influence each other in various contexts and cultures, using variety of media.
A. Public speakersB. Radio personalities C. Motivational speakersD. Communication researchers
Question 11 of 20 - 5.0 Points
When preparing an outline for a speech, which of the below is NOT a part of the speech outline?
A. IntroductionB. ConclusionC. Personal storyD. Body
Question 12 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Medium that carries message signals from senders to receivers of communication is:
A. Television.B. Radio.
C. Channel.D. Mass Media
Question 13 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Essential elements of a communication model includes all of the following EXCEPT:
A. Sender and message. B. Receiver and channel.
C. FeedbackD. Caller, answerer, and sales pitch.
Question 14 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Early theories of communication viewed public speaking as:
A. A one-way transmission of messages.B. A two-way transmission of messages.C. Only possible through a medium. D. An any which way transmission of messages.
Question 15 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Noise caused by not understanding somebody's accent is considered:
A. External. B. Semantic. C. Internal. D. Temporal.
Clapping from the audience is considered in communication as:
A. Noise.B. Interference.C. FeedbackD. Reception
Question 17 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Being the last of a long line of speakers refers to ______ context.
A. Sociopsychological B. PhysicalC. Cultural D. Temporal
Question 18 of 20 - 5.0 Points
The speaker is the ______ of the message.
A. DecoderB. EncoderC. Transmitter D. Channel
Question 19 of 20 - 5.0 Points
A big ethical issue in any form of communication is:
A. Discussing politicsB. IrrelevanceC. Plagisrism D. Referring to different races
Question 20 of 20 - 5.0 Points
Glassophobia is known as the fear of:
A. GlassesB. Standing in front of peopleC. Public speakingD. Saying something
I had taken the test before hearing back from you. I got 4 & 5 wrong. My answer for #4 is was the same answer you have ergo, you had #4 wrong. The correct answer was "public"
Also, you had #3 wrong. I did that correct. The answer is Ethics.
Thank you again.