Take a 25 question quiz to test and certify your knowledge of the tutorial-video course
Studio Concepts 501 - Gear and the Physics of Sound.
Get a mark of 80% or higher to pass this quiz!
  • 1

    Dynamic range is the difference between the ________ and ________ in a system.

  • 2

    Tube microphones require _____ to operate.

  • 3

    The ________ that comes from a sound source being near a cardioid mic is known as ________.

  • 4

    The higher the quality of _____, the less of a _____ at that frequency, which yields a better representation of the sound.

  • 5

    With cardioid microphones, the further the microphone sits from the sound source...

  • 6

    Headroom is the...

  • 7

    A primary difference between analog and digital consoles is that in a digital console...

  • 8

    In addition to reducing pops in a vocal recording, placing a singer more than 8" from a directional mic...

  • 9

    ________ can be applied to a delay to create multiple repetitions of the initial signal that fade over time.

  • 10

    MIDI transfers _____, not _____.

  • 11

    The reverberation of a space is dependent on...

  • 12

    Monitoring low frequencies accurately is important because...

  • 13

    Which of the following is not a serial bus standard?

  • 14

    You can find TS jacks used for _____ or _____.

  • 15

    On a mixer, most Aux sends are...

  • 16

    In a room with poor acoustics, _____ polar pattern would help _____ room ambiance.

  • 17

    When setting levels for a recording, ________ will yield a workable level while keeping the noise floor low.

  • 18

    Recording equipment is calibrated so that at average operating level, digital devices read at ________, while analog devices read at ________.

  • 19

    Pro gear level runs at _____ while consumer gear runs at _____.

  • 20

    On a mixer, busses can be useful when you want to...

  • 21

    If short on inputs or microphones, a _____ mic approach to drum recording (on ________) yields well-rounded results.

  • 22

    Microphone Transient Response, in High-to-Low order:

  • 23

    If you heard an audio sample at one loudness level, and then heard the same sample at half the loudness level, the audio was probably played at...

  • 24

    To increase the intelligibility and realism of a reverb unit, adjustments can be made to _____, _____, and _____.

  • 25

    Copying a vocal track to a new track in your DAW at the same place in the timeline will result in...

Studio Concepts 501
Gear and the Physics of Sound
You have answered 0 out of 25 questions.
You must login to take this quiz.
If you do not have an account, please sign up.
Get Your Grade Cancel Quiz
Course Advisor
Don't Know Where To Start?
Ask A Course Advisor
Ask Us!
Copy the link below and paste it into an email, forum, or Facebook to share this with your friends.
Make money when you share our links
Become a macProVideo.com Affiliate!
The current affiliate rate is: 50%
Classes Start Next Week!
Live 8-week Online Certification Classes for: