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This web site consists of a set of multimedia tutorials on wave fundamentals, oscillations, sound wave propagation, and wave phenomena.  The tutorials are integrated with more than 60 high-speed videos and animations to help explain waves and acoustics.  Materials are appropriate for introductory physics.

Users with a 3G video-compatible mobile phone may download video clips directly to the cell phone.

Please note that this resource requires Shockwave, or at least version 6.0 of Flash.
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Education Practices
- Technology
= Multimedia
General Physics
- Collections
Oscillations & Waves
- Acoustics
- Wave Motion
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
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© 2005 University of Salford, Greater Manchester, England, UK
acoustics, diffraction, superposition, video, wave propagation, wave superposition, waves, waves animations, waves tutorial, waves videos
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Metadata instance created March 23, 2009 by Caroline Hall
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September 8, 2009 by Ed Lee
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October 27, 2007
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(University of Salford, Greater Manchester, 2005), WWW Document, (http://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/feschools/index.htm).
Sounds Amazing, (University of Salford, Greater Manchester, 2005), <http://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/feschools/index.htm>.
APA Format
Sounds Amazing. (2007, October 27). Retrieved August 4, 2020, from University of Salford: http://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/feschools/index.htm
Chicago Format
University of Salford. Sounds Amazing. Greater Manchester: University of Salford, October 27, 2007. http://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/feschools/index.htm (accessed 4 August 2020).
MLA Format
Sounds Amazing. Greater Manchester: University of Salford, 2005. 27 Oct. 2007. 4 Aug. 2020 <http://www.acoustics.salford.ac.uk/feschools/index.htm>.
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@misc{ Title = {Sounds Amazing}, Publisher = {University of Salford}, Volume = {2020}, Number = {4 August 2020}, Month = {October 27, 2007}, Year = {2005} }
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