Problem: In a stringed musical instrument, the part that vibrates in resonance with the sound waves produced by the strings is called the A. reed. B. diatonic scale. C. sounding board. D. membrane.

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Reed - Thin strip of metal that vibrates to produce sound when air is blown through the instrument. 

Diatonic scale - A music scale consisting of 5 full steps and 2 half steps per octave. 

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In a stringed musical instrument, the part that vibrates in resonance with the sound waves produced by the strings is called the 

A. reed. 

B. diatonic scale. 

C. sounding board. 

D. membrane.

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