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Question 35 Of the following, which does not describe Norteo ?

Question 35
  1. Of the following, which does not describe Norteño?
  2. a. uses accordion
  3. b. incorporates polka and waltz rhythms
  4. c. makes use of African derived rhythms
  5. d. has roots in Corridos

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Question 36
  1. Tejano is a more urban version of Conjunto.
  2. True
  3. False

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Question 37
  1. Of the following, which style focuses on the use of brass instruments?
  2. a. Norteño
  3. b. Tex-Mex
  4. c. Conjunto
  5. d. Banda

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Question 38
  1. The accordion is sometimes featured in which of the following genres:
  2. a. Conjunto
  3. b. Norteño
  4. c. Salsa
  5. d. both A and B

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Question 39
  1. Of the following styles, which one is most associated with rural culture?
  2. a. Tejano
  3. b. Conjunto
  4. c. Banda
  5. d. none of the above

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Question 40
  1. The fusion of traditional Mexican music and Techno has been referred to as:
  2. a. Mexitechnno
  3. b. Technico
  4. c. Nortech
  5. d. Tech Español

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Question 41
  1. Of the following, which best describes the scale often used in traditional Chinese music?
  2. a. major
  3. b. minor
  4. c. pentatonic
  5. d. oriental

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Question 42
  1. The notes of the scale in Chinese music are associated with:
  2. a. the elements
  3. b. colors
  4. c. directions
  5. d. all of the above

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Question 43
  1. Which of the following genres is associated with the Philippines?
  2. a. Opera
  3. b. Raga
  4. c. Koto
  5. d. Kulingtang

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Question 44
  1. Jazz is the most popular in:
  2. a. The Philippines
  3. b. China
  4. c. Japan
  5. d. India

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Question 45
  1. Of the following what is a Japanese string instrument?
  2. a. Sitar
  3. b. Taiko
  4. c. Koto
  5. d. Tempura

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Question 46
  1. Barkley has suggested that the homogeneity of Asian music has led to it not successfully fusing with American music.
  2. True
  3. False

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Question 47
  1. In Indian classical music the "raga" refers to:
  2. a. a recurring rhythmic pattern
  3. b. a melodic group on which improvisation is based
  4. c. a dance form
  5. d. all of the above

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Question 48
  1. Barkley cites rhythmic speech as being manifest in all areas of African-American culture except:
  2. a. preaching
  3. b. funk
  4. c. signifying
  5. d. scat

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Question 49
  1. Gil-Scot Heron:
  2. a. was the real name of Grandmaster Flash
  3. b. a poet of Harlem Renaissance
  4. c. a poet/musician whose work proceeds rap
  5. d. an innovative break dancer

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Question 50
  1. Of the following types of African poets, who had the higher social standing?
  2. a. griots
  3. b. paralinguists

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Question 51
  1. Of the following, which rap group was the focus of an obscenity trial?
  2. a. N.W.A.
  3. b. Public Enemy
  4. c. 2 Live Crew
  5. d. Run D.M.C.

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Question 52
  1. Of the following, who did not address the Hip-hop summit of 2001:
  2. a. Martin Luther King III
  3. b. Louis Farrakhan
  4. c. Barack Obama
  5. d. all of the above

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Question 53
  1. Of the following who was a founder of Roc-a-Fella Records:
  2. a. Jay-Z
  3. b. Kanye West
  4. c. LL Cool J.
  5. d. Eminem

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Question 54
  1. From the cd that comes with the book, this artist has a song the book begins with accordion.
  2. a. Kaos
  3. b. Los Tigres Del Norte
  4. c. Sunni Paz
  5. d. all of the above

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Question 55
  1. On the recording that accompanies the book, this artist has a song that begins with an a-cappella shout, followed by a syncopated brass and percussion part.
  2. a. Kaos
  3. b. Los Tigres Del Norte
  4. c. Sunni Paz
  5. d. all of the above

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Question 56
  1. On the cd that accompanies the book, there is a song with the lyric "brother, we can't quit until we get our share" This song is by:
  2. a. James Brown
  3. b. Duke Ellington
  4. c. Robert Johnson
  5. d. Kurtis Blow

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Question 57
  1. On the recordings that accompany the cd, there is a song on which the first sound is solo banjo. That song is:
  2. a. Pete Seeger's version of Barbra Allen
  3. b. Joan Baez's version of Barbra Allen
  4. c. Rocky Top
  5. d. Cross Road Blues

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Question 58
  1. Which of the following songs from the recordings that accompany the book begins with piano.
  2. a. How I Got Over
  3. b. Whole Lotta' Shakin'
  4. c. Take The A Train
  5. d. all of the above

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Question 59
  1. The first commercially successful rap recording was:
  2. a. The Message
  3. b. Rapper's Delight
  4. c. The Breaks
  5. d. Good Times

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Question 60
  1. Syndesis describes taking elements from older works and incorporating them into new ones.
  2. True
  3. False

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Question 61
  1. The Kurtis Blow song included with the recordings that accompanies the book is from:
  2. a. the 1970's
  3. b. the 1980's
  4. c. the 1990's
  5. d. the 2000's

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Question 62
  1. The terms "Hillbilly" refers to:
  2. a. People from rural environments
  3. b. goats and mountains
  4. c. an early term for Country music
  5. d. all of the above

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Question 63
  1. Harmonies in country music are generally not based on the primary chords I, IV and V:
  2. True
  3. False

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Question 64
  1. Which of the following artists was not on the Motown label?
  2. a. Stevie Wonder
  3. b. Smokey Robinson and the Miracles
  4. c. James Brown
  5. d. Diana Ross and The Supremes

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Question 65
  1. The Funk Brothers were:
  2. a. James Brown's band
  3. b. musicians for the Stax/Volts label
  4. c. musicians for the Motown label
  5. d. Curtis Mayfield's band

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Question 66
  1. Curtis Mayfield wrote the soundtrack for the film Superfly
  2. True
  3. False

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Question 67
  1. Like the Beatles, Barkley credits this rock group with experimentation.
  2. 1. The Rolling Stones
  3. 2. Jan and Dean
  4. 3. The Beach Boys
  5. 4. The Crickets

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Question 68
  1. What is the name of the Marvin Gaye record that had socially conscious lyrics that led Berry Gordy to initially not want to release it? A. Songs in the Key of Life B. Innervisions *C. What's Going On? D. I'm Black and I'm Proud
  2. 1. Songs in the Key of Life
  3. 2. Innervisions
  4. 3. What's Going On?
  5. 4. I'm Black and I'm Proud

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Question 69
  1. A style of percussion driven music from Puerto Rico is:
  2. 1. Mambo
  3. 2. Bomba
  4. 3. Plena
  5. 4. Charanga

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Question 70
  1. Jibaro refers to:
  2. 1. traditional, rural plena music
  3. 2. modern, urban plena music
  4. 3. a traditional Merengue style
  5. 4. all of the above

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35. incorporates polka and waltz rhythms 36.False 37. Banda 38.Both a and b 39. Conjunto 40.Mexitechnno 41. pentatonic... View the full answer

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