Final Exam Sample Questions Chp 1-7 Essay

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Final Exam -- Chapters 1-7

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Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

____ 1. The real meaning of relationships is usually made up from:
a.|everyday talk and nonverbal communication|
b.|dramatic events that
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The least sophisticated communication models are:
a.|transactional|
b.|interactional|
c.|linear|
d.|bifocal|
e.|directional|

____ 6. Bart tries to concentrate during a particularly difficult lecture, but finds that he is more focused on the instructor's unique dialect and delivery style. This is an example of:
a.|noise|
b.|feedback|
c.|transaction|
d.|social diversity|
e.|both A and C|

____ 7. The study of communication is more than ____ years old.
a.|3000|
b.|4100|
c.|5000|
d.|3200|
e.|2500|

____ 8. Why was Plato suspicious of rhetoric?
a.|The possibility of its misuse|
b.|All citizens might learn how to speak persuasively|
c.|It would be the demise of the Academy|
d.|It was too difficult for the average person to learn|
e.|He was suspicious for all of the above reasons|

____ 9. The first known theorists and teachers of rhetoric or persuasive speaking were:
a.|Corax and Isocrates|
b.|Isocrates and Plato|
c.|Corax and Tisias|
d.|Isocrates and Tisias|
e.|Plato and Tisias|

____ 10. Stuart has just started preparing a speech for his communication class. He has selected a topic and is thinking about the kind of arguments and evidence he might use in his speech. Stuart is focusing on which canon of public speaking?
a.|Invention|
b.|Organization|
c.|Style|
d.|Memory|
e.|Delivery|

____ 11. The study of communication, power, and empowerment; especially as it relates to the issue of who is and who is not allowed to speak…