Physical Science Activities Manual ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Center of Excellence for Science and Mathematics Education at The University of Martin student. Each student should gently push against his or her neighbor, thereby showing the transmission of the movement along the line. The eraser falling from the head of the end student is evidence that the disturbance that began on the opposite end of the line has reached the one wearing the eraser. Did the first student push on the end student wearing the eraser? No. This is a very simple analogy of how an energy disturbance is transmitted through a medium. C. How Would the Speed of Sound Be Affected Through Different Media? 1. We will investigate this more experimentally later, but a simple analogy might be helpful to start with. (See the lesson on Dominoes, average speed, p.
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