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written by Kyle Forinash and Wolfgang Christian
This is an interactive, on-line eText on the physics of sound. It is designed as an introductory course text and requires no previous physics exposure. It has been use for a non-science majors course in place of a hardcopy text. Brief introductions to physics concepts are provided as they are needed and can be skipped if they are familiar to the reader. Familiarity with algebra is useful for students using this material.
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Oscillations & Waves
- Acoustics
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Upper Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
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= Interactive Simulation
= Textbook
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- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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K. Forinash and W. Christian, (2012), WWW Document, (https://www.compadre.org/books/SoundBook).
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Forinash, K., & Christian, W. (2012). Sound: An Interactive Book. Retrieved May 28, 2024, from https://www.compadre.org/books/SoundBook
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Forinash, Kyle, and Wolfgang Christian. Sound: An Interactive Book. 2012. https://www.compadre.org/books/SoundBook (accessed 28 May 2024).
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Forinash, Kyle, and Wolfgang Christian. Sound: An Interactive Book. 2012. 28 May 2024 <https://www.compadre.org/books/SoundBook>.
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