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Mini-Quiz: Using Notes in a Speech

by Ron Kurtus (25 May 2002)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. How does the President look like he memorized the speech?

He is usually making things up, as he goes along

He is reading from a glass monitor you can't see on TV

He has memorized the speech word-for-word

2. Why are hand-held cards a good guide?

They are unobtrusive

If made of plastic, they can be invisible

They make the speaker look nervous

3. How can a bullet items be used in a presentation?

The speaker can elaborate on selected items

You don't need a speaker, since the audience can read them

They can be animated when using PowerPoint

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Public Speaking. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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