Mus102, Trial Test 1: Chapters 1-4 

copyright 2003 - 2010 by Larry Solomon


IMPORTANT: Do not use any reference material while taking this test. Doing so will give you an inflated impression of your knowledge which will only help you fail the real test.

Choose the BEST answer for each of the following:

1. A diatonic whole tone above this note would be:
a C
b C #
c B#
d Bx

2. A diatonic semitone above this note would be:
a Dx
b E
c Eb
d D#

3.  A chromatic semitone below this note would be:
a F#
b E
c Fb
d E

4.  A chromatic whole step above this note is:
a F
b F#
c Ex
d E#

5. Identify the Interval Number [IN] (general interval size) of:
a 7
b 6
c 5
d 4

6.Identify the IN:
a 5
b 3
c 4
d 10

7. Identify the IN:
a 15
b 2
c 3
d 1

8.  Identify the IN:
a 3
b 2
c 7
d 1

9.  Identify the IN:
a 0
b 2
c 8
d 1

10. Check the equivalent time for
a
b
c
d

11. Check the equivalent time for
a
b
c
d

12. Check the equivalent time for
a
b
c
d

13. Identify the meter
a compound sextuple
b simple quadruple
c simple sextuple
d compound duple

14. Identify the meter
a simple duple
b simple triple
c compound duple
d compound triple

15. Identify the meter
a compound nine
b simple nine
c compound triple
d compound quadruple

16. This is correct notation for one measure of :
a
b
c
d

17. Major mode
a TTSTTST
b TSTTSTT
c TTSTTTS
d TTTSTTS

18. This is the key signature for:
a D# Major
b E Major
c C Minor
d B Major

19. This is the key signature for:
a Ab Major
b C Minor
c A Major
d Ab minor

20. Which of the following is the correct notation for an C# major scale?
a
b
c
d

21. This is correct notation for one measure of :
a
b
c
d

22. Which of the following is the correct transpositionof this into G major?
a
b
c
d

 

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