SFA Srt Pro Tools Shortcut Quiz

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Shortcuts we neet to know for our sound recording technology class as of 11/11/10


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When on your mac desk top, what is the shortcut for opening the finder window?
    • A. 

      Control+n

    • B. 

      Shift+command+n

    • C. 

      Command+n

    • D. 

      Shift+command+o

  • 2. 
    What is the shortcut for closing the finder window on the mac desktop?
    • A. 

      Control+c

    • B. 

      Command+w

    • C. 

      Command+n

    • D. 

      Control+n

  • 3. 
    After opening protools, what is the shortcut for making a new session?
    • A. 

      Command+n

    • B. 

      Control+n

    • C. 

      Shift+command+n

    • D. 

      Command+shift+n

  • 4. 
    After creating a session in protools, what is the shortcut for creating a new track?
    • A. 

      Shift+command+n

    • B. 

      Command+shift+n

    • C. 

      Control+shift+n

    • D. 

      Option+n

  • 5. 
    After entering the shortcut for the new track dialog box, what is the shortcut for creating an additional track for creating different track types?
    • A. 

      Command+n

    • B. 

      Shift+command+n

    • C. 

      Command+shift+n

    • D. 

      Option+n

  • 6. 
    When a new track, or set of tacks is created in the new track dialog box, what is the shortcut for selecting wether or not the track is stereo or mono?
    • A. 

      Command+left/right

    • B. 

      Command+up/down

    • C. 

      Control+left/right

    • D. 

      Control+up/down

  • 7. 
    When a new track, or set of tacks is created in the new track dialog box, what is the shortcut for selecting the track type?
    • A. 

      Command+left/right

    • B. 

      Control+left/right

    • C. 

      Command+up/down

    • D. 

      Control+up/down

  • 8. 
    After double clicking on a track name to name it, what is the shortcut that allows you to scroll through and name additional tracks without leaving the key board?
    • A. 

      Tab

    • B. 

      Command+t

    • C. 

      Command+left/right

    • D. 

      Command+down

  • 9. 
    After double clicking on the track notes section, what is the shortcut for leaving notes on additional tracks without leaving the keyboard?
    • A. 

      Control+left/right

    • B. 

      Tab

    • C. 

      Option+n

    • D. 

      Control+n

  • 10. 
    When finished working on a session, what is the shortcut for closing your pro tools session?
    • A. 

      Command+w

    • B. 

      Up+command+w

    • C. 

      Command+c

    • D. 

      Command+shift+w

  • 11. 
    What is the shortcut for selecting multiple track functions, such as solos, mutes, selecting tracks, and record enabling?
    • A. 

      Command+click on function

    • B. 

      Control+click on function

    • C. 

      Option+click on function

    • D. 

      Shift+command+click on function

  • 12. 
    When in you mix view window, what is the shortcut for selecting a group of tracks?
    • A. 

      Shift+click

    • B. 

      Command+click

    • C. 

      Control+click

    • D. 

      Command+shift+click

  • 13. 
    When recording, what is the shortcut for discarding the take before stopping recording?
    • A. 

      Control+period

    • B. 

      Command+period

    • C. 

      Period+command+period

    • D. 

      Option+d

  • 14. 
    What number on the numeric keypad will engage/disengage count off?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      9

    • D. 

      3

  • 15. 
    What number on the numeric keypad will engage/disengage the click track during playback/recording?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      7

  • 16. 
    What is the shortcut for saving your session?
    • A. 

      Control+s

    • B. 

      Command+s

    • C. 

      Command+shift+s

    • D. 

      Shift+s

  • 17. 
    What is the shortcut for opening a session?
    • A. 

      Control+o

    • B. 

      Command+f

    • C. 

      Command+o

    • D. 

      Find it on the god damn file menu!

  • 18. 
    What is the shortcut for switching between your mix and edit windows?
    • A. 

      Command+=

    • B. 

      Command+s

    • C. 

      Control+=

    • D. 

      Option+=

  • 19. 
    What is the shortcut for switching to your midi editor view?
    • A. 

      Option+=

    • B. 

      Option+m

    • C. 

      Control+=

    • D. 

      Option+e

  • 20. 
    What is the shortcut for activating record enable on a selected track?
    • A. 

      Shift+r

    • B. 

      Command+r

    • C. 

      Option+r

    • D. 

      Shift+command+r

  • 21. 
    What shortcut opens/closes the transport control?
    • A. 

      Command+t

    • B. 

      Command+1(numeric)

    • C. 

      Command+1(qwerty)

    • D. 

      Control+1(numeric)

  • 22. 
    What is the shortcut for switching to shuffle mode?
    • A. 

      F1

    • B. 

      F4

    • C. 

      F5

    • D. 

      F2

  • 23. 
    What is the shortcut for switching to spot mode?
    • A. 

      F3

    • B. 

      F2

    • C. 

      F5

    • D. 

      F6

  • 24. 
    What is the shortcut for switching to slip mode?
    • A. 

      F6

    • B. 

      F5

    • C. 

      F2

    • D. 

      F3

  • 25. 
    What is the shortcut for switching to grid mode?
    • A. 

      F7

    • B. 

      F4

    • C. 

      F9

    • D. 

      F3

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