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This interactive ThinkQuest website provides an introduction to sound.  The
site includes topics such as how we perceive sound, the physics of sound,
and applications of sound used in real life.  A timeline presents the
history of sound-related technology and the interactive sound lab provides
several applets to experiment with the topics discussed.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Waves and Pendula
- Acoustics
- Sound Reproduction
- High School
- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
Intended Users Formats Ratings
- Learners
- text/html
- application/java
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 1998 ThinkQuest
Has a copyright or other licensing restriction.
Keywords: Doppler effect, amplitude, diffraction, frequency, fundament, harmonic, human hearing, intensity, interference, pitch, the ear, timbre, wave interference, wavelength
Record Creator: Metadata instance created February 18, 2007 by Amin Parnian
Record Updated: Oct 26, 2011 by Caroline Hall
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when Cataloged:
January 1, 1998
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AIP Format
(ThinkQuest, Redwood Shores, 1998), WWW Document, (
The Soundry, (ThinkQuest, Redwood Shores, 1998), <>.
APA Format
The Soundry. (1998, January 1). Retrieved May 26, 2015, from ThinkQuest:
Chicago Format
ThinkQuest. The Soundry. Redwood Shores: ThinkQuest, January 1, 1998. (accessed 26 May 2015).
MLA Format
The Soundry. Redwood Shores: ThinkQuest, 1998. 1 Jan. 1998. 26 May 2015 <>.
BibTeX Export Format
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