Analog 8 Bus

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Analog 8 Bus Quiz for Eric. :)


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  • 1. 
    Pressing down the Mix B Source button
    • A. 

      Changes its input from tape to mic/line

    • B. 

      Changes its input from mic/line to tape

    • C. 

      Selects the channel signal (pre fader) as its source

    • D. 

      Selects the channel signal (post fader) as its source

    • E. 

      Changes its output to aux 3 and 4

  • 2. 
    The Mackie 8 bus console is best described as a/an
    • A. 

      Split console

    • B. 

      Inline, split bus console

    • C. 

      Split monitor, inline bussing

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    From a single channel, how many independent aux sends can be used at one time?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      8

    • E. 

      11

  • 4. 
    On the a8b, the input to mix B can come from all of the following EXCEPT
    • A. 

      Tape return IP's

    • B. 

      Channel fader (pre)

    • C. 

      Channel fader (post)

    • D. 

      Mic or line

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The turnover frequency of the low shelving EQ is
    • A. 

      75 Hz

    • B. 

      80 Hz

    • C. 

      100 Hz

    • D. 

      120 Hz

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    In a recording situation, you would set up a headphone mix from
    • A. 

      Tape send - pre fader

    • B. 

      Tape send - post fader

    • C. 

      Tape return - pre fader

    • D. 

      Tape return - post fader

    • E. 

      Sub group output

  • 7. 
    The narrowest bandwidth achievable on the Mackie 8 bus is
    • A. 

      One octave

    • B. 

      1/3 octave

    • C. 

      1/6 octave

    • D. 

      1/12 octave

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Turn turnover frequency of the high shelving EQ is
    • A. 

      8 kHz

    • B. 

      10 kHz

    • C. 

      12 kHz

    • D. 

      16 kHz

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    The solo mode of the Mackie 8 bus is
    • A. 

      PFL

    • B. 

      PFL and AFL

    • C. 

      AFL Mono

    • D. 

      AFL Stereo

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    THe Mackie 8 bus has a total of how many stereo Aux Returns?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      8

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    When the Flip Switch and the Mix B Source button are in the up position, tape returns are routed to
    • A. 

      Mix B

    • B. 

      Channel fader

    • C. 

      Mix B and channel fader

    • D. 

      Headphones

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    What does the split button in the Mix B section do?
    • A. 

      Allows you to use the Parametric Eq in Mix B

    • B. 

      Allows you to use the Shelving Eq's in Mix B

    • C. 

      Lets you send the signal in Mix B to auxes 5/6

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      Splits something to somewhere else, but not the same place as the other thing

  • 13. 
    What would be the best way to send a snare drum signal to a compressor?
    • A. 

      Mix b

    • B. 

      Channel insert

    • C. 

      Aux sends

    • D. 

      Main mix insert

    • E. 

      Aux returns

  • 14. 
    The 'flip switch' on the Mackie 8 bus determines the routing of what 2 signals?
    • A. 

      Mic and line

    • B. 

      Aux send and return

    • C. 

      Tape return and source

    • D. 

      Mix b and channel fader

    • E. 

      Tape return and mic/line

  • 15. 
    When setting level of the channel input on the 8 Bus you must...
    • A. 

      Bring the channel fader to unity

    • B. 

      Solo the channel

    • C. 

      Pan hard left or hard right

    • D. 

      Bring up the trim

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    Which of the following does NOT have insert points?
    • A. 

      Mix b

    • B. 

      Subgroups

    • C. 

      Main mix

    • D. 

      Channel

    • E. 

      None of the above have inserts

  • 17. 
    When the mono button is engaged in the monitor section
    • A. 

      It sums the main mix output

    • B. 

      It sums the control room output

    • C. 

      There is no mono selection

    • D. 

      It sums the subgroups

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 18. 
    Which of the following may be soloed on the analog 8 bus?
    • A. 

      Aux sends masters

    • B. 

      Aux returns

    • C. 

      Channel

    • D. 

      Subs

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    Which aux returns may be assigned to a headphone mix?
    • A. 

      Aux ret 1&2

    • B. 

      Aux ret 3&4

    • C. 

      Aux ret 5&6

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 20. 
    When setting level on the Analog 8 Bus, leaving the pan pot in the center position will...
    • A. 

      Cause harmonic distortion

    • B. 

      Cause the signal to be cut but 3dB

    • C. 

      Amplify the cross talk

    • D. 

      Decrease frequency response

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 21. 
    On the a8b, phantom power
    • A. 

      Has a switch on every channel

    • B. 

      Has a switch on channels 1, 9, & 17

    • C. 

      Has a switch on channels 8, 16, and 24

    • D. 

      Has no switch because it's always on

    • E. 

      Has one master switch to apply to all channels globally

  • 22. 
    Which aux returns may be assigned to the subs?
    • A. 

      Aux ret 1&2

    • B. 

      Aux ret 3&4

    • C. 

      Aux ret 5&6

    • D. 

      None of the above

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 23. 
    When pressing a Talkback source, the Control Room volume is attenuated by
    • A. 

      5db

    • B. 

      10db

    • C. 

      15db

    • D. 

      20db

    • E. 

      25db

  • 24. 
    500hz-18Khz
    • A. 

      Is the freq range of the hi eq

    • B. 

      Is the freq range of the hi mid eq

    • C. 

      Is the freq range of the low mid eq

    • D. 

      Is the freq range of the low eq

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is NOT a source that can be selected in the HP Source Selection?
    • A. 

      Monitor

    • B. 

      Mix B

    • C. 

      External

    • D. 

      Aux Send 1/2

    • E. 

      Aux Send 3/4

  • 26. 
    Each Aux Return can be individually soloed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    If you wanted to mixdown a song, which of the following buttons would you engage to make the most of the options found in the channel strip?
    • A. 

      Mix b source

    • B. 

      FLIP

    • C. 

      Mic/line

    • D. 

      Aux send source

    • E. 

      Mixdown in the master section

  • 28. 
    Which Aux Sends cannot be assigned to Mix B?
    • A. 

      Left/right mix

    • B. 

      Aux send 1 and 2

    • C. 

      Aux send 3 and 4

    • D. 

      Aux send 5 and 6

    • E. 

      Phones 1 and 2

  • 29. 
    Engaging the Aux Send Source
    • A. 

      Assigns the hi-mid eq to mix b

    • B. 

      Assigns the low mid eq to mix b

    • C. 

      Assigns auxs sends 1&2 to mix b

    • D. 

      Assigns aux sends 3-6 to mix b

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 30. 
    Flip down, mix b source down, what is in the channel path?
    • A. 

      The mic/line IP

    • B. 

      Tape return IP

    • C. 

      The insert return

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above