World Music Chapter Exam

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!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Dance is integral to Latin music and the driving inspiration behind it; all of the following are some of the many types of Latin dances except

Question 2 2. Why is circular breathing important for playing the didgeridoo?

Question 3 3. How is dreamtime related to music in Australia?

Question 4 4. What does the term aksak describe in Eastern European music?

Question 5 5. Where is Oceania?

Page 2

Question 6 6. In Latin music, what is the clave?

Question 7 7. Geographically, what may be partially responsible for the lack of standardization throughout traditional Eastern European music?

Question 8 8. Which of the following statements does NOT describe traditional Polynesian music?

Question 9 9. What are mele?

Question 10 10. How are the various Latin dances similar?

Page 3

Question 11 11. Eastern Europe is a widely defined geographical and cultural region. Which of these areas is NOT part of Eastern Europe?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements about Eastern European meters is FALSE?

Question 13 13. In Latin music, what is generally the most important aspect of the composition?

Question 14 14. Why do Eastern European modes sound different than Western European modes?

Question 15 15. What are the main types of clave?

World 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!

Humanities 101: Intro to the Humanities  /  Humanities Courses
Support