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Rhythm Quiz
Musical beat is notated by a system of time signatures and measures. Measures are defined by vertical bar-lines. Here are four measures of two-four containing nothing but rests:


Durations of individual notes are described in terms of this beat by a system of different note types. Here are a sixteenth, eighth, quarter, half, and whole note:

Other symbols concerning time:
Next When you're ready, beat it to the rhythm quiz.
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