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Can you name the Sound Vocabulary Word?

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

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