Science Quiz (1)

This quiz is about sound wavews and how you can make them and then listen to them. This quiz will prove how clever or dumb you are :)

published on November 13, 201422 responses 1 2.7★ / 5

A single disturbance that moves from point to point through a medium is called a ___.

pulse
periodic waves

If the particles of the medium are vibrating to and fro in the same direction of energy transport, then the wave is a __ wave.

sound
longitudinal

When the particles of a medium are vibrating at right angles to the direction of energy transport, then the wave is a ___ wave?

sound
transverse

If the energy in a longitudinal wave travels from south to north, the particles of the medium would be vibrating ___.

both north and south
from east to west, only

As a pulse travels though a uniform medium, the speed of the pulse ___.

remains the same
decreases

The main factor which effects the speed of a sound wave is the ___.

loudness of the sound
properties of the medium

As a wave travels into a medium in which its speed increases, its wavelength would ___.

decrease
remain the same
increase