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School Physics Quiz : Sound Waves


Answer the following questions based on sound waves.

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1.

The velocity of a wave is equal to the product of the _______ and the wavelength.

  amplitude

  frequency

  time period

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

A low-pitched sound is very shrill in nature.

  True

  False

 

3.

A note of 500 Hz travels through a solid. If the velocity of sound in the solid is 3500 m/s, the wavelength is _______.

  2 m

  3.5 m

  7 m

  21 m

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

The loudness of sound depends on the _______.

  amplitude

  frequency

 

5.

When the movement of a vibrating particle is perpendicular to the direction of the wave, it is termed _______ wave motion.

  longitudinal

  transverse

 

6.

The Greek letter _______ is usually used as a symbol to denote the wavelength.

  κ (kappa)

  λ (lambda)

  δ (delta)

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

The time in which a vibrating body completes one vibration is called _______.

  frequency

  amplitude

  time period

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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