Chapter 2 Q&A - Chapter 2 1. Which of the following is...

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Chapter 2 1. Which of the following is NOT a way to help manage communication apprehension? a. Use visual aids b. Plan purposeful movements c. Practice often d. Think of all your previous communication experiences 2. Roberto says to himself he is the best football player in the state. He then proceeds to practice harder and more often to make his claim true. Roberto is engaging in: a. Self-fulfilling prophesy b. Self-absorption c. Looking-glass self d. Systematic desensitization 3. While Ashley is a specialist in biochemistry, she realizes her audience of six-year-old students will probably not understand a lecture about the newest advances in her field. Instead, she decides to focus on an interactive, practical speech about the benefits of biochemistry. Ashley is demonstrating: a. Systematic desensitization b. Visualization c. Rhetorical Sensitivity
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d. Rhetorical Criticism 4. People listing their negative thoughts, pointing out the logical reasons the negative thoughts are untrue, and then stating positive, true messages repeatedly to themselves are engaging in: a. Cognitive restructuring b. Cognitive dissonance c. Cognitive intuition d. Cognitive interaction 5. Ming has a fear of large rocks. To help Ming cope with his phobia, Janet suggests Ming start viewing pictures of boulders and gradually work his way toward standing next to and touching a boulder. Janet is suggesting to Ming that he engage in a form of: a. Structural integration b. Systematic desensitization c. Visualization d. Practicing 6. Marsha is concerned about the timing between her vocal speech and the slideshow presentation accompanying her speech. Also, she is not sure how the projector works. The best way for her to feel comfortable with the actual performance of her presentation is to: a. Ask another student how the projector works.
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b. Practice her speech and presentation using the equipment in the room where she is giving her
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Chapter 2 Q&A - Chapter 2 1. Which of the following is...

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