Before tackling this course, you should be comfortable with all the material from Augmented Chords

We have now looked at 6 triad chords all in all, which completes our set of triad chords. So... Can you remember them? We put that to the test in this video where Dan challenges you to work out a variety of triad chords!

Summary: Chord test!

To get the most out of this video, grab a pen and paper and try to actually work out the chords Dan is asking you on the video. If you would like more of a challenge, try the following:

Can you work out a Dsus2 Chord? (Click to reveal answer)

Sus2 = 1 2 5, therefore the Dsus2 is D, E & A.

Can you work out a Eaugmented Chord? (Click to reveal answer)

Aug = 1 3 #5, therefore the Eaug is E, G# & C.

Can you work out a C Minor Chord? (Click to reveal answer)

Minor = 1 b3 5, therefore the Cm is C, Eb & G.

Can you work out a Fsus4 Chord? (Click to reveal answer)

Sus4 = 1 4 5, therefore the Fsus4 is F, Bb & C.

Can you work out a A Diminished Chord? (Click to reveal answer)

dim = 1 b3 b5, therefore the Adim is A, C & Eb.

Can you work out a B Major Chord? (Click to reveal answer)

Major = 1 3 5, therefore the B major is B, D#, F#.

All done?


You've now completed Theory Lab: Triad Construction and taken a huge step forwards in your guitar playing journey.

Feel free to bask in glory for a while, or go ahead and try another course if you're hungry for more.