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Rests happen when notes are not playing - they also come in various lengths.

The basic rests are:

notes-rest-semi-breve.png 4 beats
notes-rest-minim.png 2 beats
notes-rest-crotchet.png 1 beat
notes-rest-quaver.png 1/2 beat
notes-rest-semi-quaver.png 1/4 beat

Also see note lengths.

The video explains more about rests: