Flashcards in SPC 205 Test One Deck (80)
a hormone related in to the bloodstream in response tp physical or mental stress
Controlled nervousness that helps energize a speaker for his or her presentation.
Mental Imaging in which the speaker vividly pictures himself or herself giving a successful presentation.
Focused organized thinking about such things as the logical relationship among ideas, the soundness of evidence, and the difference between fact and opinion.
The person who is presenting an oral message to a listener.
Whatever a speaker communicates to someone else
The means by which a message is communicated.
The person who receives the speaker's message.
Frame of Reference
The sum of a persons's knowledge, experience, goals values and attitudes. No two people can have the same frame of reference.
The message, usually nonverbal, sent from a listener to a speaker.
Anything that impedes the communication of a message. Interference can be external or internal.
The time and place in which speech communication occurs.
The belief that one's own group or culture is superior to all other groups or cultures.
Anxiety over the prospect of giving a speech in front of an audience.
The branch of philosophy that deals with issues of right and wrong in human affaires.
Sound ethical decisions involve weighing a potential course of action against a set of ethical standards or guidelines.
The use on language to defame, demean or degrade individuals or groups.
Bill of Rights
The first 10 amendments to the United States Constitution.
Presenting anther persons language or ideas as ones own.
Stealing a speech entirely from a single source and passing it off as one's own work.
Stealing ideas or language from two or three sources and passing them off as one's own work.
Failing to give credit of a speech that are borrowed from other people.
To restate or summarize an author's idea in one owns words.
Ice Breaker Speech
A speech in the terms defined to get student speaking in front of the class as soon as possible.
The opening section of a speech .
The main section of the speech.
A method of speech organization in which the main points follow a time pattern.
A method of speech organization in which the main points divide the topic into logical and consistent subtopics.
The major points develop in the body of the speech.