Science Test Over Sound Quiz

11 Questions | Total Attempts: 75

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If sound was never calculated or understood we would not be able to enjoy acoustic music in piece. The study of sound is complex and fun if you open your mind to it. The quiz below tests just how much you know about sound. Give it a try and have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How do different musical instruments produce sound?
    • A. 

      They're alive and start singing.

    • B. 

      They vibrate on various areas (surface, strings, etc.)

    • C. 

      They use echolocation to make a sound wave.

    • D. 

      They use the Doppler effect to make sound.

  • 2. 
    Check the ones that are true and leave the ones that are false.
    • A. 

      The Doppler effect was discovered by Albert Einstein.

    • B. 

      Bats and dolphins use echolocation to find their food.

    • C. 

      Quality makes sound louder.

  • 3. 
    Sound begins with matter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The part of a sound wave when molecules spread apart is ______________.
  • 5. 
    What does sound travel the best through?
    • A. 

      Jell-O

    • B. 

      Liquids

    • C. 

      Solids

    • D. 

      Gases

  • 6. 
    The part of a sound wave where molecules bunch together is called ________________.
  • 7. 
    The same note played at the same loudness on different instruments sound the same.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Explain how a sound is recorded.
  • 9. 
    What is the Doppler effect?
    • A. 

      When somebody bakes a cake.

    • B. 

      When the sound can effect different types of buildings and knock them down.

    • C. 

      When the roar of a siren is louder coming toward you then going away from you.

  • 10. 
    Sound travels in __________.
  • 11. 
    Sound travels in waves just like _____________.
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