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Music of the Stone Age

Quiz by Monica Villanueva

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9 questions
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  • Q1
    In a thousand years, people will know what the music of today sounds like because....
    they will read about our best musicians
    they will see photos of musical instruments
    they will find recordings of our music
    we will tell them how it sounds
    120s
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  • Q2
    The author probably wrote this article to —
    compare today’s music with Stone Age music
    persuade readers to play a musical instrument
    give some information about Stone Age music
    show readers how exciting science can b
    120s
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  • Q3
    Scientist found 9,000-year old flutes in —
    Russia
    Mexico
    China
    United States
    120s
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  • Q4
    The flutes were made from —
    bull horns
    wing bones
    stone
    metal
    120s
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  • Q5
    Scientists say that the ancient flute sounds like a —
    violin
    recorder
    trumpet
    tuba
    120s
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  • Q6
    Sound is made when something —
    changes color or shape
    casts a shadow
    cools down
    moves back and forth quickly
    120s
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  • Q7
    Read this sentence. The flute makes a pleasant sound. Which word means about the same as pleasant?
    harsh
    strong
    enjoyable
    awful
    120s
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  • Q8
    Read this sentence. Did Stone Age people have musical talent? In this sentence, the word talent means about the same as
    toys
    groups
    notes
    skills
    120s
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  • Q9
    Read this sentence from the story. You can even watch them on TV. Which meaning from a dictionary best fits the way watch is used in this sentence?
    to look at with attention
    a small device for telling time
    to take care of; tend
    the time when a guard is on duty
    120s
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