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Music for Elementary School Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What were the first-known musical instruments made out of?

Question 2 2. During which time period was the first opera produced?

Question 3 3. What is choral music?

Question 4 4. What are allies?

Question 5 5. What does ''macaroni'' refer to in the version of ''Yankee Doodle'' composed in 1842?

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Question 6 6. Which of these statements about the song, Yankee Doodle, is true?

Question 7 7. What was the name of the record made by Miles Davis that is one of the most important jazz records ever made?

Question 8 8. Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker were famous for developing what type of music?

Question 9 9. What instrument did musician Miles Davis play?

Question 10 10. Reading music can be used for:

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Question 11 11. Reading music is like a staircase because:

Question 12 12. To read music, we use the staff, which is a set of lines representing:

Question 13 13. Why was Bach unable to finish the piece The Art of Fugue?

Question 14 14. Where was Johann Sebastian Bach born?

Question 15 15. All of the following were composed by Bach EXCEPT _____.

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Question 16 16. What happens to Odette and Siegfried at the end of the ballet Swan Lake?

Question 17 17. How does the sorcerer try to trick Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake?

Question 18 18. What is the name of the sorcerer in the ballet Swan Lake?

Question 19 19. Louis Armstrong was the first African-American to write an autobiography. It was titled _____.

Question 20 20. Where was Louis Armstrong born?

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Question 21 21. What instrument is Louis Armstrong famous for playing?

Question 22 22. Frederic Chopin is one of the most prolific musical composers of all time. What does the word prolific mean in this sentence?

Question 23 23. The musical composer Frederic Chopin was born in _____.

Question 24 24. The music of Frederic Chopin is still a part of popular culture, more than 200 years after his birth. Which of the following is NOT a way that Chopin is remembered today?

Question 25 25. What invention led to the popularity of rock and pop music?

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Question 26 26. Where do some historians believe the word ''Yankee'' in ''Yankee Doodle'' came from?

Question 27 27. Miles Davis found bebop music very exciting. Which of the following statements about bebop music is NOT true?

Question 28 28. Music notes can look very different. A 4/4 time signature would need four _____ to fill the measure.

Question 29 29. Who did Bach live with after his parents died?

Question 30 30. When the ballet Swan Lake was first performed, there was something about it that the audiences didn't like. What was it?

Music for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

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