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1

What is the frequency range of human hearing?

20Hz-20kHz

2

How is frequency measured?

Cycles per second (CPS)

3

How is Amplitude measured?

decibels (db)

4

What is the name of the law that specifies the relationship between sample rate and audio frequency?

The Nyquist Theorem

5

How can you estimate the dynamic range of a system?

x by 6.
16 Bit = 96 db
24 Bit = 144 db

6

What are some of the interfaces that are compatible with Pro Tools HD?

HD OMNI
HD I/O
HD MADI

7

Name some of the folders and files that Pro Tools creates as part of the session hierarchy

Audio Files
Bounced Files
Video Files
Ptx Files
Wave Cache Files

8

Where are the MIDI files stored?

Stored in the Ptx. file

9

How many mb per min is 88.2 HZ - 16 Bit?

10MB

10

What is the maximum sample rate supported in Pro Tools?

192Hz

11

What is the maximum bit depth supported in Pro Tools?

32 Bit floating

12

What shortcut lets you add tracks to your session?

CMD + SHIT + N

13

How many tracks can you add at one time?

128 Audio Tracks

14

Where are recorded audio files stored for Pro Tools session?

In the Clip List

15

What are some video formats that can be imported by Pro Tools?

QuickTime and Avid MXF

16

How many video files can be associated with a standard Pro Tools session at once?

Just 1

17

What does the term MIDI stand for?

Musical Instrument Digital Interface

18

How many channels of MIDI info can be sent over a single MIDI cable?

16 Channels

19

How many ticks are in a quarter note in Pro Tools?

960 Ticks

20

How many memory locations can you add to a session?

999 memory locations

21

What is the minimum loop length required for loop playback?

At least .5 seconds

22

What two type of plug-ins provide real time processing?

Native and DSP

23

What type of plug-in provide non-real-time processing?

AudioSuite

24

Which session will be open after completing a Save Copy In operation; the original or the copy?

The OG
Original

25

What bit depth and sample rate should you use when bouncing a session to disk if you plan to burn the file to CD without further processing?

44.1 Hz - 16 Bit