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1

Describe the role of the fifth fret tuning technique.

The fifth fret tuning technique is a bit flawed. It really only has a place for when you are playing with no other music.

2

What occurs when using the fifth fret tuning technique if the strings are loose?

The guitar will end up sounding sloppy.

3

What occurs when using the fifth fret tuning technique if the strings are tight?

There is a risk of snapping a string.

4

What is the main limitation of the fifth fret tuning method?

When using the fifth fret tuning method, if you are a little bit out the whole way, the tuning is going to be pretty bad by the time you get to the last string.

5

In what direction should you always tune a guitar?

You should always tune up. if you are too high, tune down and come back up.

6

What is a good habit to get into when tuning?

Singing the notes while tuning is a good thing to practice.

7

What is a good way to check the tuning of a guitar when tuning by ear?

Play a chord one note at a time and make any adjustments as necessary.

8

What is usually more useful than using the fifth fret tuning method?

Using harmonics is likely more useful than the fifth fret tuning method.