# Resonance and Standing Waves

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Resonance and Standing Waves### Questions

- What medium does sound travel through best?
- What does a standing wave look like?
- How is resonance related to frequency?
- How many categories of waves exist?
- You are given two wind instruments of identical length. one is open at both ends, whereas the other is closed at one end. which is able to produce the lowest frequency?
- What is the difference between an overtone and a harmonic?
- When sound passes from one medium to another where its propagation speed is different, does its frequency or wavelength change?
- What sound frequency has a 0.10-m wavelength when the speed of sound is 340 m/s?
- Are all harmonics overtones? are all overtones harmonics?
- How can i calculate the speed of sound on a day when a 1500 hz frequency has a wavelength of 0.221 m.?
- A sound wave traveling in 20°c air has a pressure amplitude of 0.5 pa. what is the intensity of the wave?
- A sonar echo returns to a submarine 1.20 s after being emitted. what is the distance to the object creating the echo? (assume that the submarine is in the ocean, not in fresh water.)
- Why is resonance important in musical instruments?
- How do you calculate the wavelength of a standing wave?
- What are some examples of standing waves?
- What are some examples of resonance?
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- Which type of wave has points called nodes that do not move?
- How many nodes are on this standing wave? How many wavelengths are on this standing wave? What is the speed of the wave on the string? What is the wavelength of this standing wave? What is the frequency of this standing wave?
- How many wavelengths are on this spring? What is the wavelength of this standing wave? What is the speed of the wave on the spring? What is the tension on the spring? What is the mass of the spring?
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- What characteristic of waves can cause a bridge to collapse?
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- How is the wave speed of a string the same as calculating the speed using kinematics?
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