Musical Instruments: Types & History


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Which of the following is NOT a group of musical instruments?

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1. Which of the following makes music with the vibration of a reed?

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

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About this Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to understand the different types of musical instruments. Quiz questions assess your knowledge of violins, guitars and saxophones.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

  • Groups of musical instruments
  • Instrument that makes sound with the vibration of a reed
  • Group violins and guitars belong to
  • Saxophones

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related musical instruments lesson
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the group that violins and guitars belong to
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer questions about instruments with reeds

Additional Learning

To review concepts related to musical instruments, read through the brief lesson called Musical Instruments: Types & History. This lesson will help you:

  • Name three kinds of musical groups and give examples of instruments in each group
  • Learn about brass instruments and the history of this musical group
  • Relate instruments found in the keyboard group