Music 101 Extra Credit Quiz

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An extra credit quiz on intervals, triads, scales, and key signatures.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The seventh note of a scale that is one half step from the tonic is called the
    • A. 

      Leading tone

    • B. 

      Tonic

    • C. 

      Relative minor

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    Which type of scale does not have a leading tone?
    • A. 

      Natural minor

    • B. 

      Harmonic minor

    • C. 

      Major

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 3. 
    A minor 3rd above C is
    • A. 

      E-flat

    • B. 

      E

    • C. 

      D

    • D. 

      F

  • 4. 
    A P4 above F is
    • A. 

      B-flat

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C-flat

    • D. 

      C

  • 5. 
    A P 5 above F-sharp is
    • A. 

      C-sharp

    • B. 

      C

    • C. 

      C-flat

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 6. 
    The first note of a scale, the most central and important note of the scale, is called the
    • A. 

      Tonic

    • B. 

      Root

    • C. 

      Neither of these

  • 7. 
    Three notes played together make a 
    • A. 

      Triad

    • B. 

      Interval

    • C. 

      Scale

  • 8. 
    Three or more notes played together make a
    • A. 

      Chord

    • B. 

      Scale

    • C. 

      Interval

  • 9. 
    Most triads are composed of superimposed 
    • A. 

      Thirds

    • B. 

      Fourths

    • C. 

      Fifths

  • 10. 
    The interval between the root and third of a major triad is a
    • A. 

      M3

    • B. 

      Mi3

    • C. 

      P5

  • 11. 
    The interval between the root and third of a minor triad is a 
    • A. 

      Mi3

    • B. 

      M3

    • C. 

      P5

  • 12. 
    Which types of triads contain a P5?
    • A. 

      Major & minor

    • B. 

      Major & augmented

    • C. 

      Augmented & diminished

    • D. 

      Minor & diminished

  • 13. 
    Which type of triad is made up of two major thirds?
    • A. 

      Augmented

    • B. 

      Diminished

    • C. 

      Major

    • D. 

      Minor

  • 14. 
    What type of triad is made up of two minor thirds?
    • A. 

      Diminished

    • B. 

      Augmented

    • C. 

      Major

    • D. 

      Minor

  • 15. 
    The interval between the tonic and third scale degree in a minor scale is a
    • A. 

      Mi3

    • B. 

      M3

    • C. 

      P4

    • D. 

      A4

  • 16. 
    The interval between the tonic and fourth scale degree in a minor scale is a
    • A. 

      P4

    • B. 

      A4

    • C. 

      M4

    • D. 

      Mi4

  • 17. 
    The interval between the tonic and the sixth scale degree in a natural minor scale is a 
    • A. 

      Mi6

    • B. 

      M6

    • C. 

      A6

    • D. 

      D6

  • 18. 
    The interval between the tonic and seventh scale degree in a natural minor scale is a 
    • A. 

      M7

    • B. 

      Mi7

    • C. 

      P7

    • D. 

      A7

  • 19. 
    The interval between the tonic and seventh scale degree in a harmonic minor scale is a
    • A. 

      M7

    • B. 

      Mi7

    • C. 

      Neither of these

  • 20. 
    The interval between the first and second scale degrees in a minor scale is a 
    • A. 

      M2

    • B. 

      Mi2

    • C. 

      A2

    • D. 

      D2

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