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School Physics Quiz : Sound Waves


Answer the following questions based on sound waves.

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1.

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

  longitudinal

  transverse

 

2.

A note of 500 Hz travels through a solid. If the velocity of sound in the solid is 4000 m/s, the wavelength is _______.

  2 m

  4.0 m

  8 m

  24 m

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3.

The pitch of a note depends on the _______ of the vibrations.

  frequency

  amplitude

 

4.

A low-pitched sound is very shrill in nature.

  True

  False

 

5.

The frequency of a tuning fork that vibrates 6000 times in 6 s is _______.

  1250 Hz

  1500 Hz

  1000 Hz

  750 Hz

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6.

The loudness of sound depends on the _______.

  amplitude

  frequency

 

7.

If the time period of vibration of a tuning fork is 1 / 2560 of a second, its frequency of vibration is

  2304 Hz

  3072 Hz

  2816 Hz

  2560 Hz

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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