WONDER #2739: Who Was Joseph Haydn?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Many musicians throughout history are still remembered today.
  2. Classical music is the best genre to listen to if you’re trying to think clearly.
  3. Joseph Haydn was a talented musician and composer who greatly influenced classical music.
  4. Joseph Haydn was born in 1732 and lived to the age of 77.

Question 2 of 3

Which statement about Joseph Haydn is NOT true?

  1. Joseph Haydn was good friends with Johann Sebastian Bach.
  2. Joseph Haydn was the Kapellmeister for the Esterházy family for 30 years.
  3. Joseph Haydn took on Ludwig Van Beethoven as a student.
  4. Many credit Joseph Haydn with inventing the string quartet.

Question 3 of 3

Joseph Haydn lived most of his life in _____________.

  1. New Zealand
  2. Germany
  3. Canada
  4. Austria

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