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Sound with frequencies below the human range of hearing
A description of how high or low the sound seems to a person
A disturbance that travels through a medium as a longitudinal wave
These three bones make up the smallest bones in your body- hammer, stirrup
The amount of energy a sound wave carries per second through a unit area
How much matter there is in a given volume
The lowest natural frequency of an object
The study of how sounds interact with each other and the environment
The ability of a material to bounce back after being disturbed
A reflected sound wave
Where the vocal cords are located
Sound waves make this vibrate in the ear
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When the echoes of a sound are heard after the sound source stops producing sound waves
Guitar and violin are examples of these instruments
Describes your perception of the energy of a sound
Sound waves with frequencies above the normal human range of hearing
A set of notes that combine in patterns that are pleasing
This affects the sound quality of a musical instrument by increasing the loudness of certain overtones
The change in frequency of a wave as its source moves in relation to an observer
brass and woodwind instruments are in this category of instruments
A fluid filled cavity shaped like a snail shell in the ear
The object's highest natural frequencies
In cold temperatures this is how sound travels
Gas, solid, liquid are the three types of these that sound can travel through

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Created Feb 20, 2012ReportNominate
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