Important questions of this chapter sound

The questions given above are more than sufficient, I guess.

I would not suggest doing only the "important" questions as the entire chapter is important for you to have an understanding of what is happening.

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1.What are the uses of SONAR technique?
2. What does ‘SONAR’ stand for?
3.Which part of the ear turns pressure variations into electrical signals?
4.What is intensity of sound?
5. Why sound wave is called longitudinal wave?
6. What is a sound?
7. Why sound waves are called mechanical waves?
8. What is a crest and a trough in a wave?
9.Can sound wave travel through vacuum?
10. What is amplitude of a wave?
11. What is characterized by the amplitude of the wave?
12. What is characterized by the frequency of the sound wave?
13.What is reverberation?
14.What is the audible range of the average human ear?
15. In sound propagation, do
16. Does speed of sound in a
17. What should be the minimum distance between a sound source and reflector for a distinct echo?
18. What is a wave?
19. Explain why the ceilings of concert halls and conference halls made curved?
20. What is law of reflection in sound?
21. Priya clapped her hand near a cliff and heard the echo after 5 second. If the speed of sound be 330m/sec, then find the distance of the cliff from priya?
22. What are ‘infrasonic’ and ‘ultrasonic’?
23. Calculate the time in which a tuning fork of frequency 234 Hz completes 26 vibrations.
24. We hear thunder sound a few seconds after the flash is seen even though they occur simultaneously. Why?
25. A sound wave has a frequency of 1500Hz and wavelength 25cm. How long will it take to travel 3 km?
26. Why and how is reverberation removed in an auditorium or a big hall?
27. State Laws of Reflection of Sound
28. Harry standing 440 m away from a wall fired a gun and heard its echo 2 s later. How is an echo formed? Calculate the velocity of sound in air.
29. Explain how ultrasounds help to detect cracks and flaws in metal blocks.
30. Define time period of sound wave. What is its SI unit? How is it related with frequency?
31. Explain how compressions and rarefactions are produced in air near a source of sound.
32. How does sound reaches our ears?
33. What will happen to the loudness of a sound wave if its amplitude is doubled? Name a unit of sound. Is loudness affected by change in frequency?
34. How do sound waves propagate?
35. Are the particles of the medium dragged along with the wave as sound wave propagates through the medium? In which medium—solid, liquid or gas, does the sound wave travel fastest?
36. State any two characteristics of sound wave?why it is called mechanical wave? Find the distance travelled by a sound wave of frequency 20 K Hz, wavelength 1.7 cm in 10 s.
37. .What are differences between music and noise?
38. How bat is able to fly in night?
39 .Discuss effect of temperature and humidity on speed of sound.
40.Why lightining appears before than thundering in rainy season?
41. .How is the depth of oceans measured using echo?

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2. A person standing near the cliff fires the gun and heared the echo after 1.5 sec . If the speed of sound in air is 340m/sec , how far is person from the cliff?

3. A sound wave of frequency 5000 Hz travel in air with speed of 350m/sec. Calculate the wave length.

4. If u hear thunder 7 sec after u see yhe lightining , how far u from the lighting occurred?

5. A bat emits ultrasonic wave of frequency 30 Khz..If its speed is 350m/s and bats hear its echo after 0.6 sec after emitting the , find how far is bat from obstacle and wave length of wave?

6. Meera is standing between two hills.She shouted loudly and hears first echo after 0.5 sec and second echo after 1 sec. what is distance between two hills? 7. If 2000 ripples produced in 5 sec in a pond find time period and frequency of ripples formation.

8. A man standing in a valley between two parallel mountains fires a gun and hears echo at an interval of 2 s and 3.5s. what is a) the distance between two mountains b) the location of the man with respect to the mountain.

9. Calculate the wavelength of a sound whose frequency is 220 Hz and speed is 440 in a given medium.
10. A body is vibrating 6000 times is 1 minute. If the velocity of sound in air is 360 m/s, find
(i) Frequency in Hz  (ii) wavelength of sound.
11. . A stone is dropped from a 500 m tall building into a pond. When is sound splash heard? Given g=10 m/s2 , speed of sound = 340 m/s.

12. An echo is heard in 3 sec after the emission of sound. If speed of sound in air is 342 m/s, what is the distance of the reflecting surface from the source?

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1.What are the uses of SONAR technique?
2. What does ‘SONAR’ stand for? 
3.Which part of the ear turns pressure variations into electrical signals? 
4.What is intensity of sound? 
5. Why sound wave is called longitudinal wave? 
6. What is a sound? 
7. Why sound waves are called mechanical waves? 
8. What is a crest and a trough in a wave? 
9.Can sound wave travel through vacuum? 
10. What is amplitude of a wave? 
11. What is characterized by the amplitude of the wave? 
12. What is characterized by the frequency of the sound wave? 
13.What is reverberation? 
14.What is the audible range of the average human ear? 
15. In sound propagation, do 
16. Does speed of sound in a 
17. What should be the minimum distance between a sound source and reflector for a distinct echo? 
18. What is a wave? 
19. Explain why the ceilings of concert halls and conference halls made curved? 
20. What is law of reflection in sound? 
21. Priya clapped her hand near a cliff and heard the echo after 5 second. If the speed of sound be 330m/sec, then find the distance of the cliff from priya? 
22. What are ‘infrasonic’ and ‘ultrasonic’? 
23. Calculate the time in which a tuning fork of frequency 234 Hz completes 26 vibrations. 
24. We hear thunder sound a few seconds after the flash is seen even though they occur simultaneously. Why? 
25. A sound wave has a frequency of 1500Hz and wavelength 25cm. How long will it take to travel 3 km? 
26. Why and how is reverberation removed in an auditorium or a big hall? 
27. State Laws of Reflection of Sound 
28. Harry standing 440 m away from a wall fired a gun and heard its echo 2 s later. How is an echo formed? Calculate the velocity of sound in air. 
29. Explain how ultrasounds help to detect cracks and flaws in metal blocks. 
30. Define time period of sound wave. What is its SI unit? How is it related with frequency? 
31. Explain how compressions and rarefactions are produced in air near a source of sound. 
32. How does sound reaches our ears? 
33. What will happen to the loudness of a sound wave if its amplitude is doubled? Name a unit of sound. Is loudness affected by change in frequency? 
34. How do sound waves propagate? 
35. Are the particles of the medium dragged along with the wave as sound wave propagates through the medium? In which medium—solid, liquid or gas, does the sound wave travel fastest? 
36. State any two characteristics of sound wave?why it is called mechanical wave? Find the distance travelled by a sound wave of frequency 20 K Hz, wavelength 1.7 cm in 10 s.
37. .What are differences between music and noise?
38. How bat is able to fly in night?
39 .Discuss effect of temperature and humidity on speed of sound.
40.Why lightining appears before than thundering in rainy season?
41. .How is the depth of oceans measured using echo?
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