Which of the following instruments are chordophones?

  1. Violin
  2. Guitar
  3. Sarangi
  4. Mridangam 

 Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [B] 1, 2 & 3 Only

A chordophone is a musical instrument that makes sound by way of a vibrating string or strings stretched between two points. Mridangam is not a chordophone. It is a percussion instrument from India of ancient origin.

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