Fifths are:

perfect if they have 3 1/2 whole steps(7 half steps)

diminished if they have 3 whole steps (6 half steps)

augmented if they have 4 whole steps (8 half steps)

Examples of perfect fifths:

Examples of diminished fifths:

Examples of augmented fifths:


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