Mic pattern identification quiz

Friday, October 1st, 2010 | by

Pretend you’ve just received three frequency-response charts for a multipattern microphone. The charts are known to represent the mic’s response in Cardioid, Omnidirectional, and Figure-of-8 patterns, but they are not labeled.

Which is which, and why?

ShockmountSubmit your answer below. One winner will be selected from the correct entries. The prize is a pair of shockmounts like the one pictured at right (needless to say: microphone not included!).

Chart A

Chart B

Chart C

Contest entry form

Note: the contest ended on October 9, 2010.

From top to bottom (A, B, C), identify the charts:

To see the correct answers and the winner’s name, click: Quiz Answers / Understanding Frequency Response Charts

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