Msv2 Final Practice Quiz

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Msv2 Final Practice Quiz

Practice Test for MSV2 Final. After taking the quiz, look at the additional explanation for more information.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    (True of False) - Luddites are angry English workers who began destroying automated looms in protest to being replaced by machines.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    (True or False) - Warner Bros. used a sound-on-screen system.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    (True or False) - Luigi Russolo was an Italian Futurist painter and composer.  He is regarded as one of the first experimental musicians and composers.  In 1913, he authored the manifesto called 'The Art of Noises'.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    (True or False) - Cloud computing, Grid computing and @home are examples of Really Simple Syndication.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    (True or False) - An electric current that creates a magnetic field where field polarity depends on the direction current travels is called Electromagnetic Induction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    (True or False) - Digital is associated with being indiscrete and involving space.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    (True or False) - Vsevolod Pudovkin from the Russian School of Montage, was a Russian film director who conducted experiments where the same shot juxtaposed with different following shots could yield widely different results.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    (True or False) - Edwin S. Porter was a director with Thomas Edison's company.  He used cuts as a tool to change location and time.  Suggesting 2 shots from different locations could be joined together to form a new meaning.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    (True or False) - The Lumiere Brothers used the camera to record events, acts or incidents mostly LS's.  Their earliest films were just one single shot that lasted less than a minute.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The process of converting energy from one state into another is
    • A. 

      Electromagnetic Induction

    • B. 

      Transduction

    • C. 

      Emergence

    • D. 

      Reification

  • 11. 
    Rhythmic montage is
    • A. 

      Stored energy in an unchanging electric field.

    • B. 

      Simplified models allowing us to study objects and phenomena without distractions.

    • C. 

      Place Matching Angles on Matching Track.

    • D. 

      The combination or collision of two shots; how the movement in one shot affects the movement in the next shot

  • 12. 
    The ability of an object to do work is
    • A. 

      Walla

    • B. 

      Multistability

    • C. 

      Energy

    • D. 

      Emergence

  • 13. 
    Discrete is a word commonly associated with
    • A. 

      Foley

    • B. 

      Dialogue

    • C. 

      Digital

    • D. 

      Transduction

  • 14. 
    Macresearch.org and [email protected] are examples of
    • A. 

      Parallel Distributed Processing (PDP)

    • B. 

      Electromagnetic Behavior

    • C. 

      Really Simple Syndication (RSS)

    • D. 

      Digital Intermediate

  • 15. 
    The amount of energy contained in the wave is the
    • A. 

      Frequency

    • B. 

      Amplitude

    • C. 

      Dynamic range

    • D. 

      Electricity

  • 16. 
    Cutting room tone, looking for alternate takes and necessary ADR and placing matching angles on matching tracks are
    • A. 

      A dialogue editor's job

    • B. 

      Murch's Rule of 6

    • C. 

      Loop Groups

    • D. 

      Shot-by-shot Correction

  • 17. 
    Walla is often layered with _________ to build texture
    • A. 

      Electricity

    • B. 

      Loop Groups

    • C. 

      SFX

    • D. 

      Foley

  • 18. 
    James Clerk Maxwell demonstrated the electromagnetic spectrum through
    • A. 

      Suggesting electricity and magnetism are two aspects of the same force.

    • B. 

      Investigating occurrence per unit of time.

    • C. 

      Converting energy from one state into another.

    • D. 

      The difference between the lowest and highest intensity perceptible.

  • 19. 
     What was unique about the Coen Brothers' "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" film?
    • A. 

      It used Voice Actors to complete necessary vocalizations.

    • B. 

      It used large crowds produce a unique dynamic range and rolling timbre.

    • C. 

      It was the first feature length film entirely processed inside a DI Suite.

    • D. 

      It used Parallel Distributed Processing to complete post production sound.

  • 20. 
    Instructing an actor to lie down during ADR is an example of
    • A. 

      Matching production conditions.

    • B. 

      Creating sounds that don't exist.

    • C. 

      Creating low sounding dialogue.

    • D. 

      Foley effects.

  • 21. 
    Which of the following are NOT part of the sound designers toolkit:
    • A. 

      Frequency

    • B. 

      Soundtracks

    • C. 

      Dynamics

    • D. 

      Timbre

  • 22. 
    Which of the following constructed the first electrical computer:
    • A. 

      Konrad Zuse

    • B. 

      Alan Turing

    • C. 

      Charles Babbage

    • D. 

      Vannevar Bush

  • 23. 
    The physical measurement related to perceptual intensity is
    • A. 

      Frequency sensation

    • B. 

      Gestalt properties

    • C. 

      Amplitude

    • D. 

      Human transducers

  • 24. 
    The current architecture of contemporary computing was designed by
    • A. 

      Charles Babbage

    • B. 

      John von Neumann

    • C. 

      Vannevar Bush

    • D. 

      Konrad Zuse

  • 25. 
    D. W. Griffith
    • A. 

      Was a director for Thomas Edison's company

    • B. 

      Used Newsreel footage of actual fire with performed interiors

    • C. 

      Is the father of film editing.

    • D. 

      Suggested 2 shots from different locations could be joined together to form a new meaning

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