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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. Where were bronze trumpets and flutes played around 1500 B.C.E?

Question 3 3. What is choral music?

Question 4 4. Frederic Chopin is one of the most prolific musical composers of all time. What does the word prolific mean in this sentence?

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements about Frederic Chopin is NOT true?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following facts about Frederic Chopin is TRUE?

Question 7 7. Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker were famous for developing what type of music?

Question 8 8. What was the name of the record made by Miles Davis that is one of the most important jazz records ever made?

Question 9 9. Which of these statements about musician Miles Davis is TRUE?

Question 10 10. Why was Bach unable to finish the piece The Art of Fugue?

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Question 11 11. What instrument was Bach hired to play at the New Church in Arnstadt?

Question 12 12. All of the following were composed by Bach EXCEPT _____.

Question 13 13. In the ballet Swan Lake, the lake and all the swans on it, including Odette, are enchanted. What does this mean?

Question 14 14. When the ballet Swan Lake was first performed, there was something about it that the audiences didn't like. What was it?

Question 15 15. What is the name of the sorcerer in the ballet Swan Lake?

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Question 16 16. ''Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star'' has a time signature of:

Question 17 17. Reading music can be used for:

Question 18 18. To read music, we use the staff, which is a set of lines representing:

Question 19 19. What does ''macaroni'' refer to in the version of ''Yankee Doodle'' composed in 1842?

Question 20 20. Which of these statements about the song, Yankee Doodle, is true?

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Question 21 21. What are allies?

Question 22 22. Louis Armstrong was the first African-American to write an autobiography. It was titled _____.

Question 23 23. Where was Louis Armstrong born?

Question 24 24. What instrument is Louis Armstrong famous for playing?

Question 25 25. During which time period was the first opera produced?

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Question 26 26. The musical composer Frederic Chopin was born in _____.

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

Question 28 28. Where was Johann Sebastian Bach born?

Question 29 29. How does the sorcerer try to trick Prince Siegfried in Swan Lake?

Question 30 30. Reading music is like a staircase because:

Music for Elementary School Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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