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What is sound measured in?
a) decibels
b) meters
c) liters
d) kilowatts

What is NOT a bone in the ear?
a) Hammer
b) Anvil
c) Stirrup
d) pinna

Sound waves travel in straight paths.
a) True
b) False

What type of matter does sound travel through the fastest?
a) liquid
b) gas
c) solid

What is an unpleasant sound called?
a) Gibberish
b) Noise
c) Music
d) Sound

A music teacher would use the word __________ instead of frequency.
a) music
b) pitch
c) crest
d) wave

The highest point of a transverse wave is called _________________________.
a) trough
b) crest
c) wavelength
d) frequency

The distance from crest to crest or trough to trough on a wave is called _____________.
a) frequency
b) amplitude
c) wavelength
d) crest

What is an example of the Doppler Effect.
a) Bats being able to use sonar to get where they are going.
b) When a train comes closer to you, it gets louder.
c) Sound waves reflecting off of a surface.

What is an echo?
a) reflection of sound waves
b) reflection of light waves
c) waves

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