Best 2nd Semester Exam

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Best 2nd Semester Exam

Students will assessed on music theory that will be taught during the 2nd sememster.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The term Coda means:?  ( MMSIO.6b)
    • A. 

      Middle section of a song

    • B. 

      Beginning section of a song, do not play

    • C. 

      Ending section of a song

    • D. 

      New section of a song, do not play

  • 2. 
    This is the motif for what song?  ?(MMSBO.5b) 
    • A. 

      Twinkle Twinkle

    • B. 

      Three Blind Mice

    • C. 

      Mary Had A Little Lamb

    • D. 

      Ode to Joy

  • 3. 
    What is improvisation?   (MMSIO.9a )    
    • A. 

      To act the fool on your instrument for no apparent reason

    • B. 

      The creative activity of immediate musical composition

    • C. 

      To play a song from memory

    • D. 

      To play a song you stole from another artist

  • 4. 
    This term for this image is called  : (MMSIO 5b  ) 
    • A. 

      Slur

    • B. 

      Tie

    • C. 

      Sequence

    • D. 

      Repetition

  • 5. 
    What is the term for playing more than one note at a time?  (MMSIO 2c)
    • A. 

      Double stop

    • B. 

      Double play

    • C. 

      Double strings

    • D. 

      Double bow

  • 6. 
    Which Italian term means to play very fast?  MMSBO.7b)
    • A. 

      Allegro

    • B. 

      Andante

    • C. 

      Arpeggio

    • D. 

      Armagio

  • 7. 
    What is the purpose of a ledger line?  (MMSBO.3a)
    • A. 

      To lower the way the note to play loud and soft notes

    • B. 

      To lower the volume of the pitch to play softer and easier notes

    • C. 

      To extend the volume of the pitch to play softer or lower notes

    • D. 

      To extend the staff to play higher and lower notes

  • 8. 
    What does this symbol mean?   (MMSBO. 3d)
    • A. 

      Return to the coda

    • B. 

      Return to the sign

    • C. 

      Return to the Fine

    • D. 

      Return to the beginning

  • 9. 
    What does the theme in music mean? (MMSIO.3d)
    • A. 

      A recognizable composer of a song

    • B. 

      A set of recognizable notes that you can create from an existing song

    • C. 

      A group of notes that make up the harmony

    • D. 

      A set of recognizable notes in a song that you can identify it by

  • 10. 
    What does Largo  mean?   (MMSIO.2d)
    • A. 

      To play with a fast tempo

    • B. 

      To play with a very slow tempo

    • C. 

      To play with a medium tempo

    • D. 

      To play with a very fast tempo

  • 11. 
    This is an example of:     MMSBIO.5b
    • A. 

      Slur

    • B. 

      Tie

    • C. 

      Sequence

    • D. 

      Repetition

  • 12. 
    What is the name of this key signature? (MMSIO.3c)
    • A. 

      G Major

    • B. 

      A Major

    • C. 

      C Major

    • D. 

      D Major

  • 13. 
    What is the term for this dynamic marking? (MMSBO.3d)
    • A. 

      Decrescendo

    • B. 

      Crescendo

    • C. 

      Accelerando

    • D. 

      Largo

  • 14. 
    What articulation symbol is this ? (MMSBO.7c)
    • A. 

      Staccato

    • B. 

      Slurred staccato

    • C. 

      Spiccato

    • D. 

      Slurred spiccato

  • 15. 
    This image is an example of a.....? (MMSBO.2d)
    • A. 

      Minor scale

    • B. 

      Major scale

    • C. 

      Harmonic minor scale

    • D. 

      Melodic minor scale

  • 16. 
    What is the name of  this key signature ? (MMSIO.3b)
    • A. 

      C Major

    • B. 

      G Major

    • C. 

      D Major

    • D. 

      A Major

  • 17. 
    What is this called:   (MMSIO.2d)
    • A. 

      Double note chord

    • B. 

      Duet chord

    • C. 

      Triad chord

    • D. 

      Double stop

  • 18. 
    What is the name of this key signature?  (MMSIO.3c)
    • A. 

      G Major

    • B. 

      A Major

    • C. 

      C Major

    • D. 

      D Major

  • 19. 
    What type of notes and rest values are these? (MMSIO.3c)
    • A. 

      Quarter

    • B. 

      Eighth

    • C. 

      Sixteenth

    • D. 

      Thirty second

  • 20. 
    What is this interval called?
    • A. 

      A second

    • B. 

      A third

    • C. 

      A fourth

    • D. 

      A fifth

  • 21. 
    Music without a tonal center is called:
    • A. 

      Melodic

    • B. 

      Atonal

    • C. 

      Minor

    • D. 

      Augmentative

  • 22. 
    Explain what syncopation means:
  • 23. 
    When you are playing an f#, your fingers should be ______________________:
  • 24. 
    When playing an f natural,  your fingers should be:  
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