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Lesson 18


Music Fundamentals Exam


The music fundamentals exam is given on the Wednesday before classes begin each semester. This year (Spring 2016), this date falls on January 6 and the exam is scheduled for 11:00 am in room 400 of the Standard Building.

This test is composed of 50 questions that come directly from the previous 17 lessons of this WebCourse. Each question is multiple choice with 5 choices per questions and the exam lasts 55 minutes. The specific make-up of the test is listed below in terms of the number of questions devoted to each topic and the corresponding lesson number of this material.

Question # Lesson # Topic
1-2 7 Major Mode Key Signatures
3-4 6 Major Scales
5-6 8 Scale Degrees in the Major Mode
7, 9 2 & 4 Rhythm & Simple Meter Time Signatures
8, 10 2 & 9 Rhythm & Compound Meter Time Signatures
11-13 10 Interval Size and Quality
14-15 11 Interval Inversion
16-17 12 Minor Mode Key Signatures
18-20 12 Minor Scales
21-23 10 Interval Size and Quality
24-25 11 Interval Inversion
26-29 13 & 14 Root Position Triad Spelling
30-35 15 Triad Inversion and Figured Bass
36-40 16 Root Position Seventh Chord Spelling
41-48 17 Seventh Chord Inversion and Figured Bass
49-50 Comprehensive Roman Numeral Analysis of Chord Progression Incorporating
    Triads and Seventh Chords in Root Position and in Inversion

 


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