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15 terms
Science Sound Waves Vocabulary
Sound
Medium
Hertz (Hz)
Wave Frequency
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
The matter that waves can travel through
The SI unit of wave frequency
The number of waves that pass through a point in a given amou…
Sound
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
Medium
The matter that waves can travel through
10 terms
Science- Sound Waves
Sound Wave
Medium
Pitch
Loudness
A longitude wave that is caused by vibrations and that travel…
A physical environmental in which phenomena occur.
A measure of how high or low a sound is.
The extent to which a sound can be heard.
Sound Wave
A longitude wave that is caused by vibrations and that travel…
Medium
A physical environmental in which phenomena occur.
9 terms
Science Sound Waves Vocabulary
Sound
Medium
Wave Frequency
Amplitude
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
The matter that waves can travel through
The number of waves that pass through a point in a given amou…
The maximum distance the particles of a medium move from thei…
Sound
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
Medium
The matter that waves can travel through
15 terms
Science Sound Waves Vocabulary
Sound
Medium
Hertz (Hz)
Wave Frequency
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
The matter that waves can travel through
The SI unit of wave frequency
The number of waves that pass through a point in a given amou…
Sound
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
Medium
The matter that waves can travel through
science: waves and sound waves
waves
medium
mechanical waves
electromagnetic waves
any disturbance transferring energy through matter or empty s…
a substance that a wave can travel through
waves that require a medium
waves that don't require a medium
waves
any disturbance transferring energy through matter or empty s…
medium
a substance that a wave can travel through
23 terms
Science Waves/sound
Waves
Medium
Mechanical Waves
Transverse Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
waves that need a medium
waves where the articles vibrate in an up and down motion cau…
Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
Medium
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
22 terms
Physical Science - Waves & Sound
Amplitude
Beats
Bow Wave
Doppler Effect
For a wave or vibration, the maximum displacement on either s…
A series of alternate reinforcements and cancellations produc…
The V-shaped wave produced by an object moving across a liqui…
The change in frequency of wave motion resulting from motion…
Amplitude
For a wave or vibration, the maximum displacement on either s…
Beats
A series of alternate reinforcements and cancellations produc…
20 terms
Science Sound Waves Vocabulary
Sound
Medium
Hertz (Hz)
Wave Frequency
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
The matter that waves can travel through
The SI unit of wave frequency or cycles per second, the unit…
The number of waves that pass through a point in a given amou…
Sound
The transfer of energy from a vibrating object in longitudina…
Medium
The matter that waves can travel through
20 terms
Science 6: Waves, Sound, and Light
wave
medium
mechanical wave
electromagnetic wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
any substance that a wave moves through
a wave that transfers energy through matter
a disturbance in electric and magnetic fields
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
medium
any substance that a wave moves through
10 terms
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Science Sound Waves!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Frequencey
Amplitude
Rarefraction
Sound
The number of complete waves in a certain amount of time.
The greatest distance from the resting position to the compre…
When molecules in a sound wave are far apart.
A wave that carries energy and is formed by viberations. (Nee…
Frequencey
The number of complete waves in a certain amount of time.
Amplitude
The greatest distance from the resting position to the compre…
Science Waves/sound
Waves
Medium
Mechanical Waves
Transverse Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
waves that need a medium
waves where the articles vibrate in an up and down motion cau…
Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
Medium
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
14 terms
Science test--Sound and sound waves
What does a sound wave begin with?
What is sound?
What is the sound wave speed?
What does sound depend on?
A vibration
Sound is a disturbance that travels through a medium as a lon…
Solid is greater than liquids, liquid is greater than gas.
1.) The amount of energy ... 2.) The distance from the source of…
What does a sound wave begin with?
A vibration
What is sound?
Sound is a disturbance that travels through a medium as a lon…
37 terms
Science Waves (Sound/ Light)
Medium
Electromagnetic radiation
Wave
Trough
a substance through which a wave can travel
the radiation associated with an electric radiation and magne…
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
the lowest point between each crest of a wave
Medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
Electromagnetic radiation
the radiation associated with an electric radiation and magne…
20 terms
Science 6: Waves, Sound, and Light
wave
medium
mechanical wave
electromagnetic wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
any substance that a wave moves through
a wave that transfers energy through matter
a disturbance in electric and magnetic fields
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
medium
any substance that a wave moves through
19 terms
Science- Sound Waves
Sound
Medium
Mechanical
Air
A disturbance that travels theough a medium as a longitudinal…
For sound to travel it needs a what
Sound is what type of wave
Common medium for sound is
Sound
A disturbance that travels theough a medium as a longitudinal…
Medium
For sound to travel it needs a what
26 terms
Science Sound Waves and Pressure
Vibration
Standing Wave
Node
Antinode
The repeated back and forth movement of an object or substance
A wave that forms in a vibrating object. A standing wave does…
The point at which a standing wave has no displacement and th…
The point at which a standing wave has its maximum displaceme…
Vibration
The repeated back and forth movement of an object or substance
Standing Wave
A wave that forms in a vibrating object. A standing wave does…
14 terms
Science- Energy-Sound Waves
kinetic energy
potential energy
mechanical wave
transverse wave
Energy that an object has due to its motion.
Stored Energy in an object
wave that travels through matter
a wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
kinetic energy
Energy that an object has due to its motion.
potential energy
Stored Energy in an object
35 terms
Physical Science: Waves and Sound
echo
sonic boom
doppler effect
node
a reflection of sound
when an object moves faster than speed of sound; huge pressur…
when an objects moves towards or away from you
the minimum amplitude of a longitudinal wave
echo
a reflection of sound
sonic boom
when an object moves faster than speed of sound; huge pressur…
14 terms
Science - waves light and sound
A Wave
A mechanical wave requires
Transverse waves
Longitudinal waves
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
a medium
Waves that vibrate at right angles to the direction of travel
Waves that vibrate in the same direction they travel
A Wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
A mechanical wave requires
a medium
14 terms
Science - waves light and sound
A Wave
A mechanical wave requires
Transverse waves
Longitudinal waves
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
a medium
Waves that vibrate at right angles to the direction of travel
Waves that vibrate in the same direction they travel
A Wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
A mechanical wave requires
a medium
Science sound wave vocab
Echo
Echolocation
rarefaction
compression
a sound or series of sounds caused by the reflection of sound…
the location of objects by reflected sound, in particular tha…
diminution in the density of something, especially air or a g…
the action of compressing or being compressed.
Echo
a sound or series of sounds caused by the reflection of sound…
Echolocation
the location of objects by reflected sound, in particular tha…
37 terms
Science Waves (Sound/ Light)
Medium
Electromagnetic radiation
Wave
Trough
a substance through which a wave can travel
the radiation associated with an electric radiation and magne…
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
the lowest point between each crest of a wave
Medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
Electromagnetic radiation
the radiation associated with an electric radiation and magne…
38 terms
Science - Sound Waves and Light Waves
sonic spectrum
intensity
loudness
decibel (dB)
the whole range of compression waves
a measurable, physical attribute of a sound wave
a physiological sensation caused by a sound wave
common unit to express loudness
sonic spectrum
the whole range of compression waves
intensity
a measurable, physical attribute of a sound wave
Science sound and waves
transverse wave
rest position
wavelength
frequency
a wave that goes in an up and down motion
the line splitting between a wave
size of wave to wave
how many waves come to a certain place in a certain amount of…
transverse wave
a wave that goes in an up and down motion
rest position
the line splitting between a wave
7 terms
Science Sound Waves
pitch
volume
wavelength
vibration
the highness or lowness of a sound
how quiet or loud a sound is
the term scientists use to describe how 'squished together' o…
back-and-forth movement of something
pitch
the highness or lowness of a sound
volume
how quiet or loud a sound is
25 terms
Science Sound Waves
beats
disturbance
Increased amplitude
Decreased amplitude
A series of alternate reinforcements and cancellations produc…
Something that interferes with a wave
Louder sound
Quieter sound
beats
A series of alternate reinforcements and cancellations produc…
disturbance
Something that interferes with a wave
11 terms
MAX science sound waves
vibration
Doppler Effect
outer ear
middle ear
back and forth motion of an object
the change in pitch of a sound due to movement
funnels sound into the ear canal...
increase size of the sound wave vibration
vibration
back and forth motion of an object
Doppler Effect
the change in pitch of a sound due to movement
20 terms
Sound and Waves {science}
Medium
Transverse waves
Longitudinal waves
Wave
the MATTER through which a wave travels through
Energy is transferred through
Medium
the MATTER through which a wave travels through
Transverse waves
Science Waves/sound
Waves
Medium
Mechanical Waves
Transverse Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
waves that need a medium
waves where the articles vibrate in an up and down motion cau…
Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
Medium
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
63 terms
Science test (sound waves)
Wave
Medium
Mechanical waves
Mechanical waves
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
The material through which a wave travels (gases, liquids, so…
Waves that require a medium through which to travel
These waves are produced when a source of energy causes it to…
Wave
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
Medium
The material through which a wave travels (gases, liquids, so…
27 terms
Sound Waves
Wave
Medium
Longitudinal Waves
Compressional Wave
a disturbance that carries energy
a substance through which a wave can travel; matter
the particles of the medium vibrate along the path that the w…
also known as a longitudinal wave
Wave
a disturbance that carries energy
Medium
a substance through which a wave can travel; matter
23 terms
Science sound waves
When can sound waves only happen
When can we only hear sounds
What does sound travel as
What is the eardum
If an object vibrates
If the vibration reaches our ear
Sound travels as waves
An eardrum is a membrane that vibrates when sound waves reach…
When can sound waves only happen
If an object vibrates
When can we only hear sounds
If the vibration reaches our ear
23 terms
Science Waves/sound
Waves
Medium
Mechanical Waves
Transverse Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
waves that need a medium
waves where the articles vibrate in an up and down motion cau…
Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty…
Medium
a substance a wave can travel through ... ex: Solid, liquid, gas
31 terms
Science: Waves, Sound, and Light
Wave
Transverse Waves
Compressional Waves
Wavelength
A disturbance that moves through matter or empty space that c…
A wave that moves at a right angle (up and down) to the direc…
A wave that moves in the same direction the wave is traveling
The distance between one point on a wave and the identical po…
Wave
A disturbance that moves through matter or empty space that c…
Transverse Waves
A wave that moves at a right angle (up and down) to the direc…
22 terms
Sound - Compression Waves - Science
Travel by
Travel with
Speed is affected by
Have
Compression and Rarefaction
Speed
Medium, Type (solid, liquid, gas), Temperature
Wavelength, Frequency, and Amplitude (Intensity)
Travel by
Compression and Rarefaction
Travel with
Speed
27 terms
Physical Science: Waves and Sound Vocabulary
wave
medium
transverse wave (parts)
longitudinal wave (parts)
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
material through which a wave travels
a wave that moves the medium in a direction perpendicular to…
a wave that moves the medium parallel to the direction in whi…
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
medium
material through which a wave travels
15 terms
Science vocab (waves and sound)
Compression
Frequency
Longitudinal waves
Pitch
An area of a longitudinal wave where the particles of the med…
The number of complete cycles per unit time for a periodic mo…
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
The frequency of a sound as a listener perceives it
Compression
An area of a longitudinal wave where the particles of the med…
Frequency
The number of complete cycles per unit time for a periodic mo…
14 terms
Science Waves and Sound Vocab
Pitch
Loudness
Frequency
Amplitude
How high or low the sound is
the attribute of a sound that determines the magnitude of the…
The number of waves that pass a point per second
Size of the disturbance of a wave
Pitch
How high or low the sound is
Loudness
the attribute of a sound that determines the magnitude of the…
10 terms
Sound Waves (Science)
Sound
Larynx
Elasticity
Intensity
a disturbance that travels through a medium as a longitudinal…
two folds of tissue that make up the human voice box.
the ability for a material to bounce back after being disturb…
the amount of energy per second carried through a unit area b…
Sound
a disturbance that travels through a medium as a longitudinal…
Larynx
two folds of tissue that make up the human voice box.
10 terms
science waves and sound test
amplitude
wavelength
frequency
longitudinal wave
height of a wave
distance between 2 parts of a wave
number of full wavelengths that pas a certain point
motion of the medium is parallel to the direction of the wave
amplitude
height of a wave
wavelength
distance between 2 parts of a wave
40 terms
Science Vocab Waves and Sound
Sound
Waves
Mechanical waves
Medium
A mechanical longitudinal wave
A disturbance that transfers energy place to place
Waves that require a medium to travel through
The material through which a sound travels (ex: air, water)
Sound
A mechanical longitudinal wave
Waves
A disturbance that transfers energy place to place
5 terms
SCIENCE SOUND WAVES
SOUND
VIBRATION
VACCUM
MECHANICAL WAVE
A TYPE OF WAVE THAT IS PRODUCED BY AN OBJECT THAT TRAVELS THR…
A BACK AND FORTH MOTION
A SPACE CONTANING FEW OR NO PARTICALS
A WAVE SUCH AS A SOUNDWAVE
SOUND
A TYPE OF WAVE THAT IS PRODUCED BY AN OBJECT THAT TRAVELS THR…
VIBRATION
A BACK AND FORTH MOTION
24 terms
Sound Waves Vocab- Science
rarefractions
amplitude
wavelength
medium
spread out particles in compressional waves
how much energy a wave has
length of a wave from high point to high point
surface a wave travels through
rarefractions
spread out particles in compressional waves
amplitude
how much energy a wave has
Science (Sound Waves)
Sound
Solids
Gas
The Medium , the Temperature of the Me…
A longitudnal wave, a vibration
Sound is fastest in ________
Solid is slowest in _______
Sound depends on __________
Sound
A longitudnal wave, a vibration
Solids
Sound is fastest in ________
17 terms
science waves and sound
vibration
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
frequency
a motion that causes sound
a wave that moves the medium in a direction perpendicular to…
a wave in which the vibration of the medium is along the dire…
the number of complete wavelengths that pass a point in a giv…
vibration
a motion that causes sound
transverse wave
a wave that moves the medium in a direction perpendicular to…
11 terms
Sound waves- Science
Sound
medium
ultrasonic
Supersonic
form of energy that travels as waves
substance through which waves can travel
above 20,000 Hz frequency
faster than the speed of sound
Sound
form of energy that travels as waves
medium
substance through which waves can travel
21 terms
Science - sound waves
sound waves
the denser the matter,...
the more elastic the material the matt…
elastic mediums...
Produced matter by vibrating object and are compressional (lo…
the faster the sound wave
the faster the wave
stretch then return to their normal shape
sound waves
Produced matter by vibrating object and are compressional (lo…
the denser the matter,...
the faster the sound wave
28 terms
Science - Waves and Sound
Anvil
Auditory Nerve
Cochlea
Compression
One of the small ossicle bones
a bundle of nerve fibres that carries hearing information fro…
a spiral cavity in the inner ear, which produces nerve impuls…
a region of high pressure where particles are close together
Anvil
One of the small ossicle bones
Auditory Nerve
a bundle of nerve fibres that carries hearing information fro…
22 terms
Science Sound and Waves
Waves
medium
mechanical waves
transverse waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through and empty space…
a substance a wave can travel through (solid, liquid, gas)
waves that need a medium
waves where the particles vibrate in an up and down motion ca…
Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through and empty space…
medium
a substance a wave can travel through (solid, liquid, gas)
25 terms
Science: Sound Waves
Medium
Vibration
Compressional
Compressions and rarefactions
Every wave needs this to travel through.
All sounds are created by something that does this.
Type of wave that sound is.
Parts of a compressional wave.
Medium
Every wave needs this to travel through.
Vibration
All sounds are created by something that does this.
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