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Question 1: [4][5] An acetate from ________, containing music that would later appear on their first album The Velvet Underground & Nico, sold on eBay in 2006 for $25,200.
The Velvet UndergroundExploding Plastic InevitableAndy WarholJohn Cale

Question 2: (Glass was also used during ________, when aluminum was in short supply.
Collaboration with the Axis Powers during World War IIWorld War IISecond Sino-Japanese WarSoviet occupations

Question 3: A typical acetate disc is an aluminum disc, 10 or 12 inches in diameter, that is covered with a thin coating of ________ in which the sound groove is cut.

Question 4: By ________ the acetate master, stampers (special moulds) can be created, which in turn are used to press large quantities of records.

Question 5: Instead, most are an aluminum disc with a coating of ________.

Question 6: Brian Epstein's collection of ________ acetates fetched between $1,000 and $10,000 per disc.
I Want to Hold Your HandStrawberry Fields ForeverGeorge HarrisonThe Beatles

Question 7: Discs of this type can be played on any normal ________, but wear out very quickly.
Gramophone recordPhonograph cylinderAudio formatPhonograph

Question 8: Dubplates were used by reggae soundsystems worldwide, and later adopted by producers of various dance music genres, most notably ________ and Dubstep.
Drum and bassTechnoLiquid funkNeurofunk

Question 9: An acetate disc (also known as a test acetate, dub plate, lacquer, or transcription disc) is a type of mechanical sound storage medium closely related to the ________ and it's manufacturing process.
PhonographLP albumReel-to-reel audio tape recordingGramophone record

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