We use sound for numerous purposes such as to communicate with people, for entertainment (music and movies) and even as a second form of sight. In physics, sound is an excellent model for introducing wave phenomena in general.
In this workshop, students will use a loudspeaker, a microphone, and an oscilloscope to measure the time it takes sound to travel for a given distance, and accurately determine the speed of sound. They will also be able to observe the phenomenon of sound reflection (echos).
Waves (general properties, sound); interpretation of oscilloscope waveforms
|Delivery Type ||Hands On Workshop|
|Level ||S2, S3, S4, S5, JC1, JC2|
|Number of Pax ||10 to 24|
|Duration ||2 hours|
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