Lesson 2 Test
Write your answers on a piece of scratch paper so you can check them against the answer key when you are finished.
1. What are the three elements of a note?
2. We know that whole notes, half notes, quarter notes, and eighth notes are named after the fraction of a measure they represent. Therefore, how many half notes are needed to equal a whole note?
3. How many quarter notes are needed to equal a half note?
4. How many eighth notes are needed to equal a half note?
5. Although we haven’t studied this yet, how many sixteenth notes do you think are needed to equal a whole note?
6. What are the two methods used to lengthen the duration of a note?
7. A dot adds what value of the note to which it is attached? How about a double dot?
8. How many tied eighth notes would be needed to equal the duration of a dotted half note?
9. How many tied quarter notes would be needed to equal a double dotted whole note?
10. How many tied eighth notes would be needed to equal a double dotted whole note?
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