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written by Tajhid Robinson
At this site, from Mercer University, you can build your own speaker with a magnet, some fine wire, a little hot glue, paper and a plastic bottle. To go further, you can do experiments that are outlined on the site. Be sure to have adult supervision when you do this experiment.
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General Physics
- Properties of Matter
Waves and Pendula
- Acoustics
- Instruments
= Electronic Instruments
- Sound Reproduction
= Loudspeakers
= Microphones
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Project
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Restriction: © 2004 Department of Physics, College of Liberal Arts, Mercer University
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Keywords: frequency, impedance, loudspeaker, magnetism, microphone, sound, speaker
Record Creator: Metadata instance created September 9, 2005 by Amin Parnian
Record Updated: Jul 03, 2008 by Taha Mzoughi
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