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## Sound - Wikipedia

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Sound can propagate through a medium such as air, water and solids as longitudinal waves and also as a transverse ...

## Sound Waves and Music - The Physics Classroom

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Offers an animation of how high and low pressure waves make the eardrum vibrate along with information on how the journey of sound waves affects the brain.

## Sound is a Pressure Wave - The Physics Classroom

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Sound is a mechanical wave that results from the back and forth vibration of the particles of the medium through which the sound wave is moving. If a sound ...

## The Nature of Sound – The Physics Hypertextbook

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Sound is a variation in pressure. A region of increased pressure on a sound wave is called a compression (or condensation). A region of decreased pressure on ...

## Oscillations and mechanical waves | Physics | Khan Academy

Learn about the basics of waves in this topic, then learn more about light waves in ... Sound. The Doppler effect. Wave interference. Waves are responsible for ...

## The Physics of Sound - The Method Behind the Music

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Physics of Sound. Traveling Waves. Sound is produced when something vibrates . The vibrating body causes the medium (water, air, etc.) around it to vibrate.

Oct 21, 2015 ... Sound waves are caused by vibrating objects. The waves can pass quickly through solids, a bit more slowly through liquids, and more slowly ...

## Sound & Waves - PhET Simulations

Normal Modes · Screenshot of the simulation Wave Interference Wave Interference · Screenshot of the simulation Optical Tweezers and Applications Optical ...

## Transverse and Longitudinal Waves - HyperPhysics

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In longitudinal waves the displacement of the medium is parallel to the propagation of the wave. A wave in a "slinky" is a good visualization. Sound waves in air ...

## The Physics Of Sound Waves: Why You Feel Music | A Moment of ...

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Oct 25, 2011 ... Sound waves don't just travel in air: they travel through whatever they encounter, including your body.