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7. Time Signatures Exercises

Grade One Music Theory Exercises - Lesson 7: Time Signatures Exercises

Suitable for:  ABRSM Grade 1   Trinity Grade 1   GCSE   AP Music Theory Beginners 

 

Hover your mouse over the time signatures or staves to reveal the answers. (Tap on mobile devices).

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Time Signature Meanings

1.Give the meaning of the 3 in 3/4
Three-Four time signature - Grade One Music Theory Exercises

 

2. True or false?
The time signature 4/4 means that there are four crotchet (quarter note) beats in a bar.
Four-four time signature - Grade One Music Theory Exercises

 

Adding a Time Signature

Add the time signature to each of these melodies.

 

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Adding Barlines

Add the missing barlines to these melodies. Each one starts on the first beat of the bar.

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