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Sound

What is Sound?

TermDefinition
sound a form of energy made by vibrations
matter gases, liquids, and solids
high pitch a pitch where vibrations are fast
low pitch a pitch where vibrations are slow
longitudinal waves the type of waves that sound passes through
amplitude the height of a wave
loud sound a sound that has a higher amplitude
soft sound a sound that has a lower amplitude
energy the ability to do work
space a place where there is no sound
four Sound travels __________ times faster through water than through air.
geologists One of the things this person does is to use their knowledge of how sound travels through rocks to help them find oil fields.
Created by: peggyfergus