Consider the following instruments:

  1. Shehnai
  2. Mridangam
  3. Sarod

Which of the above is/are chordophone(s)?

Answer: [A] Only 3

A chordophone is a musical instrument that makes sound by way of a vibrating string or strings stretched between two points. Shehnai and Mridangam are not chordophones

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