Just a Minuet! Quiz Statistics and Answer Key

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Where does the minuet come from?
The correct answer is "It started out as a courtly dance"

Why is the trio called a trio?
The correct answer is "Because originally it was meant to be played by three people"

What's another way to describe the form or structure of a Minuet and Trio?
The correct answer is "Ternary form"

Which of these is another name for the trio?
The correct answer is "Minuet"

What techniques might composers use to make the trio stand out from the minuet?
The correct answer is "All of the above"

Why was repetition so important in classical music?
The correct answer is "Because people only heard music on rare occasions"