Tap your foot and clap your hands twice faster than a foot tap.
You will clap two eighth notes per one quarter foot tap.
Experiment with various note durations.
Durations of Rests
Rests identify measured segments of silence in a piece of music. A rest is an interval of silence in a piece of music, marked by a symbol indicating the length of the pause. Each rest symbol corresponds with a particular note value:
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