scouts-l Mail Archive for April of 2000: Re: Public Speaking Merit Badge
Paul S. Wolf (paul.s.wolf@ALUM.WPI.EDU
Sun Apr 23 2000 - 14:00:50 CDT
Bob and Rusty Taylor wrote:
> seeking clarification on the requirements for Public Speaking Merit
> item 3--the Scout picks the subject, correct?
Not Defined. Could be either way.
> item 4--the Scout picks the reading material or the counselor?
Again, not defined, could be handled either way. It probably would be
the counselor's choice, since it' supposed to be something the Scout
hasn't seen before.
> item 5--is there a place on-line where we can get the rules of order?
Check Yahoo, under Roberts'' Rules of Order.
> item 1--the speech needs to be written out verbatim?
Written out verbatim.
> what's the difference between part a in item one (a written speech of
> 750 words) and 1b-3, the final text?
1b-3 is the final output of the work done in 1a. 1b-1 and 1b-2 are
steps in preparing the same speech.
Paul S. Wolf, PE mailto:Paul.S.Wolf@alum.wpi.edu
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