Trivia Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Microphone?

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Trivia Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Microphone?

How Well Do You Know About Microphone? A microphone is a device that helps with increasing the volume of the user. This is made possible by the interconnections within the microphone. Take up the quiz and get to see how well you know the device and what it takes for it to operate effectively. All the best and keep learning about it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is this sentence describing?: "It is a data that can be easily edited and played back using software instruments".
    • A. 

      Audio

    • B. 

      Controller Data

    • C. 

      MIDI

    • D. 

      Rich Text Format

  • 2. 
    What type of lead would you use to connect a microphone to a mixing desk?
    • A. 

      XLR

    • B. 

      MIDI

    • C. 

      Jack

  • 3. 
    In what order would you set up a microphone in a recording session?
    • A. 

      Turn on Phantom Power, Connect Microphone, Check Gain.

    • B. 

      Check Gain, Connect Microphone, Turn on Phantom Power

    • C. 

      Connect Microphone, Turn on Phantom Power, Check Gain

  • 4. 
    Tick all techniques that are used in the style of Hip-Hop.
    • A. 

      Scratching

    • B. 

      Skanking

    • C. 

      Rapping

    • D. 

      Bar Chords

  • 5. 
    In Logic, what type of track would you use to record from a microphone?
    • A. 

      Software Instrument

    • B. 

      Audio

    • C. 

      External MIDI

  • 6. 
    Which effect involves repeating the signal, gradually getting quieter each time?
    • A. 

      Reverb

    • B. 

      Delay

    • C. 

      Compression

  • 7. 
    Which effect emulates the resonance of a particular space?
    • A. 

      Reverb

    • B. 

      Delay

    • C. 

      Compression

  • 8. 
    Which effect would reduce the dynamic range of a track?
    • A. 

      Reverb

    • B. 

      Delay

    • C. 

      Compression

  • 9. 
    What control on a mixing desk lets you place a sound in the stereo field?
    • A. 

      Pan

    • B. 

      Gain

    • C. 

      Fader

    • D. 

      Aux

  • 10. 
    What pickup pattern will pick up equally in front and behind the microphone, but not to the side?
    • A. 

      Omnidirectional

    • B. 

      Hypercardiod

    • C. 

      Cardiod

    • D. 

      Figure of eight

  • 11. 
    Which microphone needs phantom power to work?
    • A. 

      Dynamic

    • B. 

      Condenser

  • 12. 
    Which tool would you use to cut part of an audio region?
    • A. 

      Pencil Tool

    • B. 

      Pointer Tool

    • C. 

      Scissors Tool

  • 13. 
    If you want to burn your track to CD what quality would you choose?
    • A. 

      44100Hz, 24 Bit

    • B. 

      44.1KHz, 16 Bit

    • C. 

      22100Hz, 6 Bit

  • 14. 
    What does MP3 stand for?
    • A. 

      M-PEG 3

    • B. 

      Mango Pineapple Egg 3

    • C. 

      M-PEG 1, Layer 3