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    Sound Waves

    Sound Waves

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Definition of sound, what sound waves are, how they are generated and what media they can travel through.
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    음파

    음파

    by Whakuk Lee //basic
    소리의 정의, 음파의 정의, 생성 및 전달매체
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    Introduction to Sound Waves

    Introduction to Sound Waves

    by WHA Science //basic
    Definition of sound, what sound waves are, how they are generated and what media they can travel through.
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    Sound Waves

    Sound Waves

    by Cara Bosler //basic
    Definition of sound, what sound waves are, how they are generated and what media they can travel through.
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    Sound Waves

    Sound Waves

    by Mitsi Nessa //basic
    Definition of sound, what sound waves are, how they are generated and what media they can travel through.
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    The Difference Between Mechanical and Electromagnetic Waves

    The Difference Between Mechanical and Electromagnetic Waves

    by CK-12 //at grade
    The difference between mechanical and electromagnetic waves is demonstrated using a vacuum, a bell jar, and cell phones.
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    How Sound Waves Travel

    How Sound Waves Travel

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Discusses how sound waves travel from place to place.
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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Sound Waves Quiz - MS PS

    Sound Waves Quiz - MS PS

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Reviews the definition of sound, the nature of sound waves, how sound waves are generated, and the media through which they can travel.
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    Sound Waves Practice
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    Sound Waves Practice

    by CK-12 //at grade
     
     
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  • Real World Application
    How Do We See Sound In Our Lives

    How Do We See Sound In Our Lives

    by Jordan Makrush //basic
    This is a very special application because we show that sound is a daily part of our lives and that we can see it.
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    Watch your Voice

    Watch your Voice

    by Jeremy Folk //at grade
    What does it take for an opera singer to shatter glass?
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    Look Ma, No Hands!

    Look Ma, No Hands!

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out how sound waves can be used to levitate and move objects.
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    Telephone Magic

    Telephone Magic

    by CK-12 //basic
    Discover how electromagnets in telephones turn electrical signals to sound waves that you can hear.
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  • Real World Application
    Shipwreck!

    Shipwreck!

    by CK-12 //basic
    Discover how advanced 3-D sonar was used to explore a ship in the Gulf of Mexico that was sunk in a battle during the U.S. Civil War.
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    Telephone Magic

    Telephone Magic

    by Teresa Kelley //basic
    Discover how electromagnets in telephones turn electrical signals to sound waves that you can hear.
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  • Flashcards
    Sound Waves

    Sound Waves

    by Ellaine Chou //basic
    These flashcards are here to help you better understand middle school physical science.
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