What Is Pitch in Music? - Definition & Concept


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All sound is created by ___.

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1. Which of the following does not describe definite pitch?

2. Which of the following is true?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Pitch plays a very important role in music. This quiz/worksheet combo will help test your understanding of pitch. You'll be tested on areas that include the types of pitch and vibrations.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will test you on the following aspects of pitch:

  • How sound is created
  • Definite and indefinite pitch
  • Effect of vibrating objects

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms and phrases, such as pitch and definite pitch
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the types of pitch
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the role of pitch in music

Additional Learning

To learn more about pitch in music, review the accompanying lesson, What is Pitch in Music - Definition & Concept? This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Types of pitch
  • Frequency
  • Vibrations
  • Definite and indefinite pitch