How many strings does a violin have?

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four
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Most violins have four strings tuned G-D-A-E (perfect fifths). There are also violins with as many as seven strings. The extra strings on such violins typ­i­cal­ly are lower in pitch than the G-string.

Answers distribution

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flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
100%
0%
0%
12
flagFinland
7%
92%
0%
0%
13
flagSweden
0%
83%
16%
0%
12
flagCanada
0%
82%
17%
0%
17
flagthe Netherlands
0%
82%
17%
0%
17
flagLithuania
9%
81%
9%
0%
11
flagIndia
5%
77%
5%
11%
18
flagItaly
4%
76%
14%
4%
21
flagthe United States
2%
75%
13%
7%
145
flagRepublic of Ireland
12%
75%
12%
0%
16
flagthe United Kingdom
3%
74%
19%
1%
120
flagGermany
7%
73%
17%
1%
76
flagPoland
7%
69%
17%
4%
5691
flagFrance
0%
66%
33%
0%
15
flagUnknown
12%
62%
21%
3%
196
flagNorway
0%
61%
30%
7%
13
flagDenmark
20%
50%
20%
10%
10

Gender

men68%
women64%
three
6%
8%
four
68%
65%
five
20%
19%
six
3%
7%

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