This page features an animated image and a discussion of mechanical waves with a focus on sound waves. The animation shows a vibrating string on the fifth harmonic.
This tutorial is part of The Physics Classroom. This web site also includes interactive tools to help students with concepts and problem solving, worksheets for student assignments, and recommendations for simple introductory laboratories.
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