Asked in Waves Vibrations and Oscillations
Waves Vibrations and Oscillations
How are sound waves useful to humans?
Asked in Science, Religion & Spirituality
What are two waves that humans are exposed to every day?
1. Light waves / Electromagnetic waves (includes gamma radiation)2. Sound waves - while sound waves are not objects, and they require a medium to travel through, we are still exposed to sound daily. ...
Asked in Trigonometry
Sound Engineers use trigonometry?
Trigonometry is used to define triangles, but it is also useful in the representation of waves. Sound engineers, obviously, use deal with sound waves. The pitch, volume, and direction of a sound wave are all deeply rooted in trigonometry. ...
Asked in Science, Speed of Sound
Is it possible for humans to travel faster then the speed of sound?
Yes it is possible. As humans travel trough, Aircraft, Jets, Rockets ect which are faster than sound waves. ...
Asked in Physics
Do sound waves exist even if you can't hear them?
Yes, sound waves exist which are not audible to the human ear. Humans can hear sound waves having frequency between 20 - 20,000 Hz. Other all frequencies lie outside our hearing range and are called ultrasonic or supersonic waves. ...
Why are sound waves are described as pressure waves?
Sound waves are described as pressure waves because waves produces pressure by which sound is produces ...