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How to Measure Sound Travel in the Air | HowStuffWorks


Here is a simple way to measure the speed at which sound travels through air. You'll need the following items: Two blocks of wood, or other items that make a ...

Measuring the speed of sound 3 - Practical Physics


Demonstration An oscilloscope is used to find the time of travel of a pulse of sound generated by its time-base. Apparatus and materials Demonstration ...

How to measure the speed of sound with two lumps of wood ...


How to measure the speed of sound with two lumps of wood ... by Kiteman in ... Speed is how far something travels in a known time speed = distance / time.

How were the speed of sound and the speed of light determined and ...


The first method is based on simply measuring the time it takes a pulse of light ... One can then derive the speed of sound from a measurement of the time that an ...

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Jun 3, 2012 ... Using Audacity software, a click, a tube and a simple formula to calculate the speed of sound.
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Feb 1, 2012 ... Part of NCSSM Online Physics Collection: This video deals with using speed of sound for short time interval measurement. This is part 1 of 2.

Science Experiment: Measuring the Speed of Sound


Measuring the Speed of Sound. An educational application note describing the use of high speed data loggers to measure the speed of sound through air.

Speed of Sound


Speed of Sound. You can measure the speed of sound the same way you measure the speed of a runner, with a stopwatch on a closed track. Find a place ...

Speed of Sound - HyperPhysics


If you measured sound speed in your oven, you would find that this relationship doesn't fit. At 200°C this relationship gives 453 m/s while the more accurate ...

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Aug 15, 2007 ... Leaving Cert mandatory experiment Homepage: http://www.thephysicsteacher.ie/ Blog: http://ozymandias1.wordpress.com/
The speed of sound varies depending on the temperature, pressure, and density of the medium through which the sound waves travel. For dry air at sea level at 68° F, the speed of sound is 767 miles per hour, or 1235 km/h
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Measuring the speed of sound using echoes - Practical Physics


Class practical Echoes are used outdoors to estimate the speed of sound. Good weather has to be ordered at the same time as the equipment! Apparatus and ...

BBC Bitesize - KS3 Physics - Sound waves - Revision 3


Speed of sound. Although sound travels quite fast, it is still possible to measure its speed in air. To do this, you need to measure the time it takes a sound to ...

How to measure the speed of sound - io9


Jul 23, 2010 ... There's a simple way to measure the speed of sound. It's low tech and unimpressive, but you get to blast an air horn. How many times can you ...