Computer Window And Operating System!

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Operating System Quizzes & Trivia

The computer window and operating system are essential to the functioning of a computer. This quiz is based on this subject. It might not be as simple or complex as you think so just try it out and see for yourself.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To allow all connected devices to send signals to midi:
    • A. 

      Click select device> input selector > select each channel

    • B. 

      Click and drag over sports

    • C. 

      Do nothing

  • 2. 
    Enable Wait for Note to:
    • A. 

      Specify when to start overdubbing

    • B. 

      Start recording automatically at start of play

    • C. 

      Begin recording at a later measure

  • 3. 
    Attache
    • A. 

      Aligns notes to nearest grid valve

    • B. 

      Aligns notes but preserves duration of notes

    • C. 

      Aligns notes to start of grid valve

  • 4. 
    Change meter in Edit window by:
    • A. 

      Double click Current Meter for dialogue box

    • B. 

      Clicking add meter change

    • C. 

      Clicking location field end adding new values

  • 5. 
    Pro Tools 8 provides a universe view that can optionally be displayed at the top of the Edit window. To toggle  the display of the Universe view you:
    • A. 

      Choose View > other displays > Universe

    • B. 

      Choose view > menu > universe

    • C. 

      Choose view > document folders > universe

  • 6. 
    To resize the height of the Universe view you need to:
    • A. 

      Click the area between the bottom of the Universe window and the top of the Timebase rulers, then drag up the double-headed arrow to decrease or increase the height of the universe view

    • B. 

      Click the area between the bottom of the Timebase rulers and the top of the Universe window then drag up the double-headed arrow to increase or heighten the height of the Universe view

  • 7. 
    To use Loop Playback, you do the following:
    • A. 

      Select the desired audio or MIDI data. Choose Options> Loop Playback. Click settings > playback or double space to start

    • B. 

      Choose Options> loop Playback.Click Play or press the Space Bar to start

  • 8. 
    To adjust the start and end of the loop during playback :
    • A. 

      Drag the corresponding start/end markers in the Timeline Rulers

    • B. 

      Set the start/end markers in a seperate window, then paste onto the Timeline Rulers

  • 9. 
    Is this true or false? Loop Playback requires a selection at least 0.10 seconds in length
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      It depends

  • 10. 
    To Add EQ to a bass guitar track to blend with the drums and synth bass you firstinsert the 1-Band EQ 111 plug-in on the E-Bass track:
    • A. 

      Choose window>mix.Then Click on Insert Selector B of the E-Bass track and choose Plug-in> EQ 3 1-Band(Mono) from the pop-up menu. Finally in the 1-Band EQ 111 plug-in window, select the High-Pass filter type.

    • B. 

      Choose Window> Mix. Then Click on Insert Selector C of the E-Bass track and choose Plug-in > EQ > EQ 3.1-Band(Mono) from the start menu. Finally select the Low-pass filter type in the plug-in window

  • 11. 
    To adjust the EQ to roll off the low end of a bass guitar track, you first need to:
    • A. 

      Unsolo the E-bass track and press the Space Bar to stop playback

    • B. 

      Press the Space Bar to initiate playback

    • C. 

      Solo the E-Bass track by clicking on the SOLO (S) button just above the Volume fader in the Mix Window

  • 12. 
    You are using the Eleven Free plug-in to add guitar amp and speaker cabinet emulation to the guitar track. To insert the plug-in on the guitar track you first must:
    • A. 

      Click on Insert Selector A of the guitar track and choose Plug-In > Harmonic > Eleven Free (Mono) from the pop-up menu

    • B. 

      Select the DC Modern Overdrive amp and the 4x12 Green 25W by clicking on the AMP TYPE and CABINET TYPE

  • 13. 
    Is this True orFalse? One of the first albums to be recorded, edited and mixed entirely on Pro Tools was Summer in Paradise by the Beach Boys (1991)
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True

  • 14. 
    True or false? Los Angeles is widely believed to be the first city to broadly adopt Pro Tools in professional recording studios.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False   

  • 15. 
    In which year did Digidesign produce ProTools I24 as the next generation of Pro Tools hardware?
    • A. 

      1997

    • B. 

      1998

    • C. 

      1999

  • 16. 
    In which year was Control\24 introduced?
    • A. 

      2000

    • B. 

      2002

    • C. 

      2001

  • 17. 
    In which year was Pro Tools released?
    • A. 

      1992

    • B. 

      1993

    • C. 

      1991

  • 18. 
    When was Digidesign founded?
    • A. 

      1984

    • B. 

      1985

    • C. 

      1986

    • D. 

      1983

  • 19. 
    What was Sound Designer?
    • A. 

      A sampling board

    • B. 

      An audio waveform editor for editing

    • C. 

      A visual waveform editor for editing Digidrum sounds

  • 20. 
    In what year was SoftSynth released?
    • A. 

      1988

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      1986

    • D. 

      1985

  • 21. 
    In which year was the first AudioMedia card created?
    • A. 

      1991

    • B. 

      1990

    • C. 

      1989

    • D. 

      1992

  • 22. 
    What did Sound Tools consist of?
    • A. 

      Sound Designer III Software, a sound accelerator card and a hardware box called the CD-IN

    • B. 

      Sound Designer II Software, a Sound Accelerator card and a hardware box called the AD-In

    • C. 

      Sound Designer II Software, a Sound Accelerator card and a software box called the CD-IN

  • 23. 
    In which year was Wizoo Sound Design acquired?
    • A. 

      2005

    • B. 

      2006

    • C. 

      2004

  • 24. 
    End a zooming session and get full track view by selecting
    • A. 

      Ctrl + double click

    • B. 

      Rtn + double click

    • C. 

      Shift + double click

  • 25. 
    In order to increase the range of the selection for playback
    • A. 

      Select shift + click +drag left or right

    • B. 

      Select return + drag left or right

    • C. 

      Select shift + double click left or right

  • 26. 
    When was Pro Tools 9 released by Avid?
    • A. 

      November, 2010

    • B. 

      November, 2011

    • C. 

      November, 2009

  • 27. 
    Pro Tools IHD systems are designed for professional  studios and provide up to
    • A. 

      180 channels of simultaneous I/O

    • B. 

      160 channels of simultaneous I/O

    • C. 

      140 channels of simultaneous I/O

  • 28. 
    The intensity at which an individual prefers to listen to sound is commonly refered to as _____________.
    • A. 

      Speech recognition threshold

    • B. 

      Dynamic range

    • C. 

      Most comfortable loudness level

    • D. 

      Word discrimination

  • 29. 
    Before you begin recording Midi data, you will need to verify the meter and tempo settings for your session.
    • A. 

      When you open the new session, the meter defaults to 4/4

    • B. 

      When you open the new session, the meter defaults to 5/5

    • C. 

      When you open the new session, the meter defaults to 6/6

  • 30. 
    To set the default meter for a session, you do the following:
    • A. 

      Click on the Add Meter Change button, then choose settings > add on Meter

    • B. 

      Click on the Add Meter Change button, the Meter change dialog box will open

  • 31. 
    What is a Master Fader used for?
    • A. 

      To make my mixes very loud

    • B. 

      To monitor and meter an input

    • C. 

      To monitor and meter an output

    • D. 

      Only used when Mastering my tracks

    • E. 

      Only used when Mixing my tracks

  • 32. 
    How do you select a group of MIDI notes?
    • A. 

      Shift-click each note with the Scrubber tool

    • B. 

      Shift-click each note with the Trim tool

    • C. 

      Shift-click each note with the Grabber tool

    • D. 

      Shift-click each note with the Fade tool

    • E. 

      You can not select more than one MIDI event

  • 33. 
    What numerical keypad button will enable or disable the Metronome CLICK
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      7

    • E. 

      8

  • 34. 
    Where can you make changes to the I/O Setup?
    • A. 

      Press and hold DEFAULT

    • B. 

      Window Menu

    • C. 

      Setup Menu

    • D. 

      Options Menu

  • 35. 
    Under which menu can REGION GROUPS be created or deleted?
    • A. 

      Track Menu

    • B. 

      View Menu

    • C. 

      File Menu

    • D. 

      Options Menu

    • E. 

      Regions Menu

  • 36. 
    Pro-Tools allows up to how many inserts on tracks?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      20

    • E. 

      Unlimited

  • 37. 
    Pro Tools plugins come in three varieties:
    • A. 

      Real-Time AudioSuite plugins, TDM plug-ins and AudioSuite plugins

    • B. 

      Digirack plugins, TDM plug-ins and AudioSuite

  • 38. 
    External hardware include Digidesign PRE, MIDI I/O, and 
    • A. 

      SYNC I/O

    • B. 

      MICRO I/O

    • C. 

      MACRO I/O

  • 39. 
    In which year did Digidesign introduce The Venue Live Sound Environment?
    • A. 

      2006

    • B. 

      2004

    • C. 

      2005

  • 40. 
    During the mixing, what do channel inserts do?
    • A. 

      They arean audio patch point that allows either a plug-in insert or a hardware signal processor to be inserted directly into the signal path of an audio channel

    • B. 

      They are audio patch points that permit plug-ins and a hardware signal processor to be inserted together into the signal path

  • 41. 
    To make a click track
    • A. 

      Burn computer with gasoline

    • B. 

      Create > metronome

    • C. 

      Create > click track

  • 42. 
    The Conductor rulers include....
    • A. 

      Tempo

    • B. 

      Meter

    • C. 

      Key

    • D. 

      Chords

    • E. 

      All of the above, plus markers!!!

  • 43. 
    To remove a ruler from the display do this....
    • A. 

      Choose view > rulers and deselect a ruler

    • B. 

      Choose window > rulers and deselect a ruler

    • C. 

      Choose setup > rulers and deselect a ruler

    • D. 

      Choose kevin > rulers and deselect a ruler

  • 44. 
    To instantly record, press F-12 OR
    • A. 

      Command + R

    • B. 

      Command + Spacebar

    • C. 

      Command +Reture

    • D. 

      Option + R

  • 45. 
    WAV stands for
    • A. 

      Waveform Audio Velocity

    • B. 

      Waveform Audio File Format

  • 46. 
    Sample rate x bit depth = sample rate x bit depth x 60
    • A. 

      Bits per second

    • B. 

      Bits per minute

    • C. 

      Bits per hour

  • 47. 
    Sample rate x 60 x bit depth = bits per
    • A. 

      Millisecond

    • B. 

      Second

    • C. 

      Hour

    • D. 

      Minute

  • 48. 
    To toggle the mix window display on or off, choose WINDOW > MIX. Which command do you type to toggle between the Mix and Edit windows
    • A. 

      Press CTRL+=(Windows) or COMMAND+=

    • B. 

      Press CTRL+F2(Windows) or COMMAND+=

    • C. 

      Press CTRL =Alt(Windows) or COMMAND F2+

  • 49. 
    What does B/M/P stand for?
    • A. 

      Bypass/mode/program

    • B. 

      Bypass/mute/program

    • C. 

      Bypass/mode/previous

    • D. 

      Bypass/mute/pre

  • 50. 
    Rapper GZA named his 2008 album after the Pro Tools programme
    • A. 

      False

    • B. 

      True