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08 - Creating audio and sound files

 1. It is possible to store sound files on a computer in digital format. (digital refers to storage as bits)
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  TRUE

  FALSE

 2. Sound input through a _____________ is converted to digital for storage and manipulation

  mouse

  camera lens

  microphone

  window

 3. Digital sound is broken down into thousands of samples per second. Each sound sample is stored as ________ data.(1s and 0s)
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  french

  binary

  english

  mathematical

 4. A vinyl record (aka gramophone record) is an example of a digital sound device.

  FALSE

  TRUE

 5. A CD stores sound that is in digital format.

  FALSE

  TRUE

 6. The advantage of storing sound digitally (in bits) is that it makes it easier to ______, manipulate and move around.

  find

  listen to

  lose

  edit

 7. A USB stick is capable of holding sound files.
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  TRUE

  FALSE

 8. Sound files are stored in various formats, incluing .wav, and _______.

  mp3

  cs5

  ds2

  nub1

 9. Things like bit rate and bit depth affect how an audio file will sound, in other words, it affects the ______ of sound.

  softeness

  echo

  quality

  callback

 10. Years ago, music or sound was stored on ________ (like the one shown in the picture).
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  hard drives

  magnetic sticks

  flash boxes

  casette tapes