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published by the ThinkQuest
written by Alex Kulesza, David Green, and Granite Christopher
This website, formally hosted on ThinkQuest, provides an introduction to the basic concepts of sound. Topics include the human ear and sound perception, the physics of sound, properties of sound waves, speed of sound, the Doppler Effect, and applications of sound used in real life.  A timeline presents the history of sound-related technology. The sound lab applets are no longer operational.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Oscillations & Waves
- Acoustics
- Sound Reproduction
- High School
- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- Learners
- text/html
- application/java
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© 1998 ThinkQuest
Doppler effect, amplitude, diffraction, frequency, fundament, harmonic, human hearing, intensity, interference, pitch, the ear, timbre, wave interference, wavelength
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Metadata instance created February 18, 2007 by Amin Parnian
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August 11, 2020 by Bruce Mason
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January 1, 1998
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A. Kulesza, D. Green, and G. Christopher, (ThinkQuest, Redwood Shores, 1998), WWW Document, (
A. Kulesza, D. Green, and G. Christopher, The Soundry (ThinkQuest, Redwood Shores, 1998), <>.
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Kulesza, A., Green, D., & Christopher, G. (1998, January 1). The Soundry. Retrieved August 12, 2022, from ThinkQuest:
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Kulesza, A, D. Green, and G. Christopher. The Soundry. Redwood Shores: ThinkQuest, January 1, 1998. (accessed 12 August 2022).
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Kulesza, Alex, David Green, and Granite Christopher. The Soundry. Redwood Shores: ThinkQuest, 1998. 1 Jan. 1998. 12 Aug. 2022 <>.
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@misc{ Author = "Alex Kulesza and David Green and Granite Christopher", Title = {The Soundry}, Publisher = {ThinkQuest}, Volume = {2022}, Number = {12 August 2022}, Month = {January 1, 1998}, Year = {1998} }
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