Grade 3 Music Theory Practice Papers


This is a digital download of five of our unique PDF Grade 3 Music Theory Practice Exams to help you, your child or your students prepare for and pass the 2020 ABRSM Grade 3 Music Theory Exams.

Grade 3 Music Theory Past Paper Samples

Here’s some examples from our grade 3 music theory practice papers. We’ve put them together by analysing the last six years of ABRSM grade 3 past papers to help you be prepared for all the types of questions that could come up.

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Why Use Our Grade 3 Practice Papers?

Studying Grade 3 music theory? Looking for some practice before your exam? Sitting some mock exam papers prior to your test is a great way of preparing and being confident of a pass on exam day. You don’t even have to be taking an ABRSM exam. Practice papers are a great way of checking that you’ve learnt everything that you need to know before you move on to the next grade.

Our Grade 3 Music Theory Exam Paper Pack contains 5 unique PDF mock tests to help you get to grips with everything that could come up in the ABRSM Grade 3 Music Theory exam so you’re not worrying about what questions you’ll face. If you sit all 5 of these practice exams we’re certain that you’ll pass the real thing.

What Types of Questions are Asked?

Each of our grade 3 music theory papers has been put together by painstakingly reviewing the ABRSM syllabus and the last 6 years of actual grade 3 exam papers to make sure it includes every type of question that could be asked. With over 170 exercises for you to get stuck into you’ll be more than prepared.

The sort of questions that are asked are:

  • Identifying the correct definitions of grade 3 performance directions
  • Rewriting an extract of music with notes and rests of twice or half the value
  • Transposing an extract of music up or down an octave
  • Adding missing compound time signatures to extracts
  • Copying out an extract of music exactly

Plus loads more questions that are similar to the real ABRSM question papers.


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What's Included In This Download?

Upon purchase you’ll receive a zip file which includes the following 10 files:

In this download you get five unique grade 3 PDF mock exam papers:

  1. Grade 3 Practice Exam A – 1.3 MB
  2. Grade 3 Practice Exam B – 1.5 MB
  3. Grade 3 Practice Exam C – 1.2 MB
  4. Grade 3 Practice Exam D – 1.3 MB
  5. Grade 3 Practice Exam E – 1.0 MB

As well as all the model answers for these grade 3 mock exams:

  1. Grade 3 Practice Exam A Answers – 2.3 MB
  2. Grade 3 Practice Exam B Answers – 2.6 MB
  3. Grade 3 Practice Exam C Answers – 2.3 MB
  4. Grade 3 Practice Exam D Answers – 2.4 MB
  5. Grade 3 Practice Exam E Answers – 2.3 MB

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