Chapter 2 quiz correct answers

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Unformatted text preview: CD1025 Hearing Science Name___________________________ “Pop” Quiz 2 Unit: Acoustics 1. Sound propagates well in many substances, whether solid, liquid, or gas, although the ____ SPEED _____ of sound may differ among them. On the other hand, outer space is not user- friendly for sound communication because there is no _________ MEDIUM _____________ * through which the disturbance called “sound” can propagate. {*No, the answer is not “air”.} 2. The phase of a cycle of a sound waves wherein the density of the molecules gets all bunched up is known as ______ CONDENSATION ________ * or the _______ CREST _______________** of the wave. {* Looking for words other than “compression” and “peak”.} 3. Wave propagation wherein the particles vibrate in the same direction as the direction of the motion of the wave front is known as ______ LONGITUDINAL _______ propagation. 4. Standing across the street from a friend, I must raise my voice to be understood. This condition roughly approximates a sound field (call the “free” far field) in which my mouth emits free progressive...
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This note was uploaded on 05/18/2011 for the course CSD 1025 taught by Professor Durrant during the Spring '11 term at Pittsburgh.

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