PLACE Elementary Education: Principles of Music Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following reflect the SLOWEST tempo (in beats per minute)?

Question 2 2. Which of the following pairs are opposite tempos of each other?

Question 3 3. The major scale is often associated with which of the following?

Question 4 4. In which of the following groups does a saxophone belong?

Question 5 5. Overtones are:

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Question 6 6. How does a scherzo differ from a minuet?

Question 7 7. Does pitch or intonation in English change the meaning of individual words?

Question 8 8. Which of the following are the lines of the bass clef staff?

Question 9 9. In music, frequency is a measurement of:

Question 10 10. Violins and guitars are examples of what kind of instrument group?

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Question 11 11. Which notes are shown in the example?

Question 12 12. _____ harmonies bring dramatic tension and release to music.

Question 13 13.

You and your friend are having a conversation in English. Your friend asks you:

Do you want a new sweater for your birthday?

You respond:

No, I want a new scarf for my birthday.

In your sentence, which word will have a change in intonation to show that it is the focus of the sentence?

Question 14 14. Which is the loudest dynamic?

Question 15 15. Dissonance refers to which of the following?

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Question 16 16. In order, the symbols shown are:

Question 17 17. How can you determine the form of a piece of music?

Question 18 18. Timbre describes:

Question 19 19. Which notes are shown in the example?

Question 20 20. Which 3/4 time musical form began as a dance but was also used as a third movement in symphonies?

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Question 21 21. When notes step from one note to the next, the melody is described as:

Question 22 22. What is the intonation marker for a question in English?

Question 23 23. Which style is generally written in cut time?

Question 24 24. In this excerpt, how many notes are flat?

Question 25 25. What does enharmonic mean?

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Question 26 26.

This symbol signifies:

I. Low-pitched notes

II. High-pitched notes

III. Space notes A, C, E, G

IV. Line notes E, G, B, D, F

Question 27 27. In a performance of a Baroque period organ piece, the player would be expected to play:

Question 28 28. In order, the notes shown are _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of harmony?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is true?

PLACE Elementary Education: Principles of Music 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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