Musical Terms

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Musical Terms

This is a beginning music general terms quiz


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  • 1. 
    A QUARTER NOTE RECEIVES HOW MANY BEATS?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      4

  • 2. 
    A HALF NOTE RECEIVES HOW MANY BEATS?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      1

  • 3. 
    A WHOLE NOTE RECEIVES HOW MANY BEATS?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      8

  • 4. 
    WHAT ARE DYNAMICS?
    • A. 

      HOW FAST OR SLOW MUSIC IS PLAYED

    • B. 

      HOW LOW OR HIGH MUSIC IS PLAYED

    • C. 

      HOW SOFT OR LOUD MUSIC IS PLAYED

  • 5. 
    P=?
    • A. 

      LOUD

    • B. 

      LOUDEST

    • C. 

      SOFT

    • D. 

      SOFTEST

  • 6. 
    F=?
    • A. 

      LOUD

    • B. 

      LOUDEST

    • C. 

      MEDIUM LOUD

    • D. 

      MEDIUM SOFT

  • 7. 
    PITCH HAS TO DO WITH __________________
    • A. 

      THE TIMING OF THE MUSIC

    • B. 

      THE TEMPO OF THE MUSIC

    • C. 

      MELODY OF THE MUSIC

    • D. 

      ALL OF THE ABOVE

  • 8. 
    RHYTHM HAS TO DO WITH THE ___________________________
    • A. 

      TEMPO (OR BEAT) OF THE MUSIC

    • B. 

      PITCH OF THE MUSIC

    • C. 

      COLOR OF THE MUSIC

    • D. 

      ALL OF THE ABOVE

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      THIS IS A TEMPO

    • B. 

      THIS IS A STAFF

    • C. 

      THIS IS A CLEF

    • D. 

      THIS IS A CANDY BAR

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      THIS IS A STAFF

    • B. 

      THIS IS A CLEF

    • C. 

      THIS IS A MAP

    • D. 

      THIS IS A KEY

  • 11. 
    THE SMALLER THE INSTRUMENT THE ______________ THE PITCH
    • A. 

      LOWER

    • B. 

      LOUDER

    • C. 

      HIGHER

    • D. 

      SOFTER

  • 12. 
    TE FLUTE IS GOING TO PLAY __________ THAN THE TROMBONE
    • A. 

      HIGHER

    • B. 

      LOUDER

    • C. 

      LOWER

    • D. 

      DARKER

  • 13. 
    WHAT IS THE SOFTEST DYNAMIC LEVEL?
    • A. 

      PP

    • B. 

      MP

    • C. 

      P

    • D. 

      PPP

    • E. 

      MF

  • 14. 
    SONGS DEAL WITH BOTH _______________________
    • A. 

      PITCH AND PATTERN

    • B. 

      RHYTHM AND ROCKS

    • C. 

      NOTES AND THROATS

    • D. 

      PITCH AND RHYTHM