Television Production II Midterm

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Television Production II Midterm

This quiz is a review for the Television Production II Midterm. You only have 2 hours to finish this! You will be asked questions on: news positions, using a Video Switcher, Avid Editing, and Audio.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who checks the router designation, record the program, and playback video as needed?
    • A. 

      Tape Operator

    • B. 

      Video Controller

    • C. 

      Technical Director

  • 2. 
    Who shades the camera as needed?
    • A. 

      Camera Operator

    • B. 

      Video Controller

    • C. 

      Technical Director

  • 3. 
    Who communicates with the floor director, calls out camera shots/angles, and is in charge of the entire production?
    • A. 

      Technical Director

    • B. 

      Director

  • 4. 
    Who is in charge of the technical aspect of the production? (accurately switchs program per directors call)
    • A. 

      Technical Director

    • B. 

      Floor Director

    • C. 

      Video Controller

  • 5. 
    Who creates required text and graphic information (aka. Computer Graphics , CG) and other information as needed?
    • A. 

      Video Controller

    • B. 

      Technical Director

    • C. 

      Deko Operator

  • 6. 
    Who sets up and tests microphones, adjust levels, choose music, and maintains consistent levels?
    • A. 

      Microphone Man

    • B. 

      Audio Operator

    • C. 

      Technical Director

    • D. 

      Director

  • 7. 
    Who makes sure that the script is accurate and loaded?
    • A. 

      Technical Director

    • B. 

      Teleprompter Operator

    • C. 

      Hosts

  • 8. 
    Who takes charge of the studio, keeps everyone on task, cues talent to proper camera, and is the only one to give instruction on the set other than the director?
    • A. 

      Director

    • B. 

      Technical Director

    • C. 

      Floor Director

  • 9. 
    Who ensures proper lighting in the studio?**The answer is only 1 word**I AM ACCEPTING THE ANSWER IN ALL UPPER OR ALL LOWER CASE LETTERS AND WITH THE FIRST LETTER BEING CAPITALIZED!!
  • 10. 
    The bus on a switcher whose inputs are directly switched to the line out
    • A. 

      Preset Bus

    • B. 

      Program Bus

    • C. 

      M/E Bus

  • 11. 
    A row of buttons on a switcher.
    • A. 

      Delegation Controls

    • B. 

      Bus

    • C. 

      Downstream Keyer (DSK)

  • 12. 
    Delegation controls are used to assign the buses specific function like a dissolve or effect.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Before using the take button you must set its transition rate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The auto transition fulfills the same function as the fader bar.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    You can not see the DSK (downstream keyer) activated if black is punched n the program bus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    It is impossible to have both program and preset activated at the same time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Everything punched on the program bus will go on-line.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    If you want to add a lower third from the Deko you should:
    • A. 

      Press CG1 on the preset bus and dissolve

    • B. 

      Assign the CG! to the downstream keyer and activate it

    • C. 

      Cut directly to CG1 on the program bus

  • 19. 
    The director wants a series of dissolves exactly one second long, you do what?
    • A. 

      Move the fader bar manually as best you can

    • B. 

      Set the auto transition to 30 and "punch" the button each time

    • C. 

      Set the auto transition to 24 and "punch" the button each time

  • 20. 
    To have camera 3 appear in the preview monitor and then dissolve it, you must:
    • A. 

      Press CAM3 in the preset bus and move the fader bar

    • B. 

      Press CAM3 in the program bus and move the fader bar

    • C. 

      Press CAM3 and activate the downstream keyer

  • 21. 
    To switch from CAM1 to CAM2 by pressing only 1 button, you need to press:
    • A. 

      The CAM2 button on the preset bus

    • B. 

      The CAM2 button on the key bus

    • C. 

      The CAM2 button on the program bus

  • 22. 
    The program bus will not send the selected video source to the:
    • A. 

      Preview monitor

    • B. 

      Mix bus

    • C. 

      Line out

  • 23. 
    Which of the following are Basic Avid System Components?The are multiple answers for this question!
    • A. 

      Central Processing Unit

    • B. 

      Video & Audio Co-processors

    • C. 

      DNA I/O Box (OPTION)

    • D. 

      Video Monitors

    • E. 

      Audio Speakers

    • F. 

      Mixing Board (OPTION)

    • G. 

      Video Scopes (OPTION)

    • H. 

      Deck

    • I. 

      Deck Control Connection(s)

    • J. 

      Disk Storage

  • 24. 
    Basic Editing Steps - Fill in the Blank     - _________ the source media     - _________ the sequence     - _________ the sequence               - record to master tape               - export as an electronic file               - generate and EDL
    • A. 

      Input / Edit / Export

    • B. 

      Import / Edit / Output

    • C. 

      Input / Edit / Output

    • D. 

      Import / Edit / Export

  • 25. 
    If you do not know the answer just guess. I will give extra points for everyone who does this question.Our Avid Project LocationShared Avid Projects > Students > TV Class A/B > Last name and First initial > Your project
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False