why does a tabla with tight membrane vibrate at a higher pitch than a tabla with a loose membrane?

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Please find below the solution to the asked query: 
  • The pitch of tabla sound depends on frequency of sound produced.
  • As the frequency of membrane is directly proportional to the tension of the membrane, it can be concluded that higher pitch sound is produced in the case of tight membrane.
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this is because frequency determines the pitch or shrillness of sound.
take a rubber band and stretch it tightly using your hand  and then tell your friend to pluck it , we can hear pitched sound  .then stretch is loosely and then tell your friend to pluck it you can hear a low pitched sound.
 
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