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Harmonic: Quiz


Question 1:
Which of the following titles did Harmonic have?
Violin harmonics
Member of Parliament for Linlithgowshire
Help Save The Youth Of America From Exploding
English National Rugby Union Captain

Question 2: Partials whose frequencies are not integer multiples of the fundamental are called ________ and are sometimes perceived as unpleasant.
Stretched tuningPianoInharmonicityElectronic tuner

Question 3: In ________ and telecommunication, a harmonic of a wave is a component frequency of the signal that is an integer multiple of the fundamental frequency.
AcousticsClassical mechanicsPhysicsOptics

Question 4: String harmonics are described as having a "flutelike, silvery quality that can be highly effective as a special color" when used and heard in ________.
Sheet musicMusical ensembleOrchestrationMusic

Question 5: Antique singing bowls are well known for their unique quality of producing multiple harmonic partials or ________.
Classical musicJazzTromboneMultiphonics

Question 6: Composer Arnold Dreyblatt is able to bring out different harmonics on the single string of his modified ________ by slightly altering his unique bowing technique halfway between hitting and bowing the strings.
JazzDouble bassBass guitarCello

Question 7: The following table displays the stop points on a stringed instrument, such as the ________ (guitar harmonics), at which gentle touching of a string will force it into a harmonic mode when vibrated.
Classical guitarBass guitarElectric guitarGuitar

Question 8: Instead, they are perceived as the ________ of the tone.
OperaChest voiceColoraturaTimbre

Question 9:
In many ________, it is possible to play the upper harmonics without the fundamental note being present.
Musical notationClassical musicMusical instrumentByzantine lyra

Question 10: Harmonics may be either used or considered as the basis of ________ systems.
Equal temperamentConsonance and dissonanceJust intonationMusical temperament


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