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Arts and Humanities
Game Development Final Exam Spring 2019
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What does MIDI stand for?
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
____________ is the ability to send any input signal from a source to a destination.
The ________ is the most important person in the studio.
Name 3 rooms in a recording studio.
Vocal Booth, ISO-Booth, Machine Room, Control Room, Studio Proper (Any 3 works)
What is the difference between the Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Mixing Engineer, and Mastering Engineer?
An engineer captures the music, a maintenance engineer makes sure that equipment is of top condition, a mixing engineer edits tracks into a song and a mastering engineer edits the levels song to song to create the final product.
Frequency is measured in ____________.
What is the difference between a peak and a trough?
Peak is the maximum positive level of a wave, while the trough is the maximum negative level of a wave.
What are the 3 Key things for sound?
Air/Atmosphere, Enclosed Space and Time.
What is the difference between the Clipping Point and the Noise Floor?
The Clipping Point is the maximum level where distortion occurs, while the Noise Floor is the level at which residual noise in the system is apparent.
Explain the Haas Effect?
This is where the brain prioritizes the 1st sound over identical sounds that arrive later.
What is meant by Acoustics and Acoustic Isolation?
Acoustics is the transmission of sound waves through various mediums. Acoustic Isolation prevents external noises from transmitting into the studio environment.
What is reverberation?
Persistence of a signal that continues after the original sound has ceased.
Audio used for video, film and game post-production is known as ____________.
Describe Iso-Rooms and Iso-Booths.
Iso-Rooms acoustically isolated or sealed areas that are built into a studio or control room. Iso-Booths are vocal booths used for recording.
What is "Life Preserving" ration for a room?
Answer: 25% absorption + 25% diffuse effects
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