Ch 22: Sound Waves

About This Chapter

This overview of sound waves will help you improve your understanding of the different types of sound waves, pitch in sound waves, and sound generated by musical instruments. These brief lessons are a helpful resource for individuals preparing for an exam.

Sound Waves - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter provide an overview of sound waves. You'll take a look at how sound waves are used in everyday life. There are also discussions about the process of sound being generated and heard. After completing the chapter, you should be ready to:

  • Discuss features of sound waves
  • Explain how pitch and volume relate to sound waves
  • Detail how sound is produced by simple musical instruments

These text and video lessons, presented by subject matter experts, are short and engaging, which helps you quickly get up to speed on sound waves. A brief multiple-choice quiz is available for each lesson to test your knowledge. You can also print the lesson quizzes and use them as worksheets. Each video is accompanied by a full written transcript.

Chapter Practice Exam
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