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How does sound travel through a solid?

How does sound travel through a solid?
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Key Info
  • How does sound travel through a solid?
  • Duration: 02:20
  • An investigation into how sound travels through solids, using a string telephone as an example.
  • Subject:

    Science

       Topic:

    Phys: Waves - Sound and Light

  • Keywords: investigation, sound, energy, travel, solid, amplification, particles
Ideas for use in class
  • This could be recreated in class.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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