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1. Drinking coffee can help
to keep the voice hydrated.
2. The vocal folds need to
be well-hydrated in order to function properly.
3. Local anesthetics such
as Chloraseptic should be used when singing to prevent vocal strain.
4. Antihistamines have no
effect on the voice.
5. Marijuana smoke is not
as harmful to the body as cigarette smoke.
6. Smoking causes glottal
irritation and dryness of the throat.
7. Physical exercise has
a negative effect on the voice.
8. A high school singer should
not sing for more than an hour per day.
9. The voice should be warmed
up before strenuous use.
10. Shouting, screaming,
and yelling can be harmful to the voice.
throat should be cleared regularly to keep it free of mucous.
12. Caffeine, alcohol, and smoking have
no effect on the voice.
nodules are caused by vocal abuse.
14. A singer with a sinus infection should
clear their throat often.
15. Laryngitis cannot be caused by acid
sharp pain in the throat could indicate muscle fatigue.
17. Vocal polyps are harder
than vocal nodules and usually form in pairs.
18. Tension in the arms,
legs, and neck can cause tension in the larynx.
19. When singing, the jaw
should be pushed forward at the temporal-mandibular joint.
Smoking is the leading cause of laryngeal cancer.
In order to stay well hydrated, a person should
Which of the following does NOT dehydrate the body?
A singer with a cold should
Birth control pills containing progesterone can
25. Smoking is the leading cause of
Smoking does NOT cause
A high school or college age singer should be able to sing for
28. A singer with laryngitis due to a
cold or sinus infection should
29. Abusing the voice by shouting and
screaming can cause
When singing, you should NOT