WONDER #2346: What is Tuvan Throat Singing?
Question 1 of 3
This Wonder was mostly about...
- which Tuvan throat singers are the most talented.
- how throat singing is possible and its place in the Tuvan culture.
- why people should visit Tuva while they’re in Russia.
- how impossible it is to make noises that mimic nature.
Question 2 of 3
What caused Tuvans to begin throat singing?
- They needed a way to communicate over long distances.
- It developed from hunters who used whistles to attract birds.
- They wanted to imitate the sounds they heard in nature.
- Children learned it and taught it to their parents.
Question 3 of 3
What body part do Tuvan throat singers control to sing two different notes at the same time?
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