Music Theory Pre-test

20 Questions  I  By BassHorn55 on June 4, 2010
This quiz will evaluate your knowledge of basic music theory. Don't stress too much...this is a pre-test only!

  
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1.  The key of G Major has how many sharps?
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2.  The key of F minor has how many sharps?
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3.  The key of Ab Major has how many flats?
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4.  The key of Bb Major has how many flats?
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5.  The key of Eb Major has how many flats?
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6.  The key of A major has how many sharps?
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7.  The key of D minor has how many sharps?
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8.  The key of F major has how many flats?
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9.  The key of Eb minor has how many flats?
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10.  The key of F# minor has how many sharps?
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11.  When an instrument plays it's own written "C," what you hear is the instrument's ________
12.  Sally plays an Eb Alto Sax.  What scale does she need to play to sound the same as the Flutes playing a Bb major scale?
13.  Trumpets and Soprano Clarinets are both pitched in "Bb."  How much higher than concert pitch must their music be written?
14.  Horns (French) and English Horns are both pitched in "F."  How much higher than concert pitch must their music be written?
15.  Eb Alto Clarinets are pitched in, well, Eb.  (duh)  How much higher than concert pitch must their music be written?
16.  The Time Signature, or Meter, has two elements: the upper and lower.  What does the upper element tell us?
17.  Generally speaking, how many beats in a half note?
18.  The Time Signature, or Meter, has two elements: the upper and lower.  What does the lower element tell us?
19.  Generally speaking, how many beats in a quarter note?
20.  Generally speaking, how many beats in a whole note?
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