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Name: ___________________________ Final Examination Public Speaking – Spring 2005 50 points Multiple choice (1 point each – 20 points total) please circle the most correct answer 1. Persuasive appeals to the emotions are called ___________ a) ethos b) mythos c) pathos d) struthering 2. Speaking to inform = “_______”, while speaking to persuade = “________” a) advocate, teacher b) teacher, advocate c) values, principles d) values, beliefs 3. Proof composed of facts, statistics, and testimony is _______ a) pathos b) logos c) ethos d) mythos 4. Erica employs fear and sympathy in her speech about second-hand smoke, what type of proof is she using? a) appeal to needs. b) appeal to emotions. c) appeal to values. d) appeals from ethos-goodwill 5. Cognitive Dissonance Theory tells us: a) that we always rationalize when things don’t agree with us b) that we feel psychological tension when faced with two seemingly true yet conflicting positions c) that we are persuaded because we have certain needs and motivations d) both b and c 6. In general, Needs Theory tells us: a) that we are always working towards self-actualization b) that we feel psychological tension when faced with two seemingly true yet conflicting positions c) that we are persuaded because we have certain needs and motivations d) both b and c 7. Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs, in particular, tells us: a) that there are levels of need and as needs are met we concern ourselves with “higher” needs b) that we feel psychological tension when faced with two seemingly true yet conflicting positions
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This note was uploaded on 06/17/2008 for the course COMMRC 0052 taught by Professor Sheets during the Fall '08 term at Pittsburgh.

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