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5.34: Intensity and Loudness of Sound

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decibel

(Abbreviation: dB) Unit of intensity of sound.

intensity

Measure of the amount of energy in sound waves, which is determined by the amplitude of the waves and how far they have traveled and spread out from the source of the sound.

loudness

How a listener perceives the intensity of sound.

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Grades:
7 , 8
Date Created:
Nov 01, 2012
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Sep 13, 2016
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