Study - Sound

Our best links about studying sound. Covering how we hear, frequency, amplitude, speed of sound and ultrasound.

1. Sounds Amazing Rated: 5/5 by physics.org users

Sounds Amazing

A nice site designed to help students to understand sound and waves, very well presented. There are acoustic and audio related web demonstrations and experiments.

2. Introduction to sound Rated: 4/5 by physics.org users

Introduction to sound

The basics of sound waves, including really useful animations of how sound travels

3. What is sound? Rated: 2/5 by physics.org users

What is sound?

An explanation of sound and how it relates to space.

4. What is sound? Rated: 4/5 by physics.org users

What is sound?

A basic explanation of sound: what it is, how it travels, how you characterise sounds (frequency, wavelegth and intensity) and how they are made.

5. What is frequency? Rated: 3/5 by physics.org users

What is frequency?

A short description of what is frequency

6. What is amplitude? Rated: 3/5 by physics.org users

What is amplitude?

A detailed description of amplitude when thinking about sound.

7. Amplitude, wavelength and frequency Rated: 3/5 by physics.org users

Amplitude, wavelength and frequency

Good revision for waves covering amplitude, wavelength and frequency.

8. The speed of sound in other materials Rated: 3/5 by physics.org users

The speed of sound in other materials

Find out how different materials affect the speed of sound.

9. How Ultrasound Works Rated: 5/5 by physics.org users

How Ultrasound Works

A very clear, concise description of how Ultrasound works from HowStuffWorks.com.



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