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Unformatted text preview: are statistics representative, are statistical measures used correctly, are the statistics from a reliable source? 5. Six tips for using statistics in your speeches are, use them to quantify your ideas, use statistics sparingly, identify the sources of your statistics, explain your statistics, round off complicated statistics, and use visual aids to clarify statistical trends. 6. Testimony is quotations or paraphrases used to support a point. The difference between expert and peer testimony is that expert testimony is done by experts in certain field, while peer testimony includes firsthand experiences. 7. Four tips for using testimony in your speeches are to quote or paraphrase accurately. Use testimony from qualified sources, use testimony from unbiased sources, identify the people you quote or paraphrase....
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course ENGL 1002 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Fort Valley State University .
- Spring '08
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