In this module, we will examine the special case of sound waves.
- Sound Wave Properties & Terminology - Pdf
- Doppler Shift Notes - Pdf
- Speed of Sound, Loudness & Intensity - Video
- Relationship Between Pitch and Frequency - Video
- Air Pipe Instruments - Video
- Sound Quality, Beats, etc. - Video
- Doppler Shift - Video
Physics Website Links
- 1. Doppler Shift
- 2. Khan Academy Lesson On "Waves"
- 3. MIT Waves - More Advanced Material
- 4. Mechanical Universe Waves Video 18
- 5. Ginacoli Textbook Website
Tarleton Physics Links
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- 32" Telescope
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