Instrument Family Quiz, Kat 6

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 289

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Family Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz over why certain instruments belong to certain families, how they are made and played.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What family does the violin belong to?
    • A. 

      Brass

    • B. 

      Percussion

    • C. 

      Strings

    • D. 

      Woodwinds

  • 2. 
    Which family does the trumpet belong to?
    • A. 

      Strings

    • B. 

      Percussion

    • C. 

      Brass

    • D. 

      Woodwinds

  • 3. 
    Which family of instruments must be struck or hit in order to be played?
    • A. 

      Brass

    • B. 

      Percussion

    • C. 

      Brass

    • D. 

      Strings

  • 4. 
    Which two instruments belong to the woodwinds but DONT use a reed?
    • A. 

      Flute and piccolo

    • B. 

      Snare and bass

    • C. 

      Clarinet and saxophone

    • D. 

      Xylophone and triangle

  • 5. 
    Which family is considered the largest and loudest of the symphony?
    • A. 

      Strings

    • B. 

      Woodwinds

    • C. 

      Brass

    • D. 

      Percussion

  • 6. 
    Which "tool" do most of the string instruments use to play?
    • A. 

      Pick

    • B. 

      Mallet

    • C. 

      Stick

    • D. 

      Bow

  • 7. 
    What must be done to play a brass instrument?
    • A. 

      Bow the strings

    • B. 

      Buzz the lips

    • C. 

      Blow air through a reed

    • D. 

      Strike

  • 8. 
    There is one instrument that belongs to TWO families, percussion and strings. What is it?
    • A. 

      Piano

    • B. 

      Harp

    • C. 

      Guitar

    • D. 

      Flute

  • 9. 
    There is an important person who leads the symphony in order for them to stay together. What are they called?
    • A. 

      Director

    • B. 

      Coach

    • C. 

      Conductor

    • D. 

      Teacher

  • 10. 
    This is a "tool" used by the conductor of a symphony. What is it called?
    • A. 

      Stick

    • B. 

      Wand

    • C. 

      Baton

    • D. 

      Bat