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P19-01: Good Vibrations

P19-01: Good Vibrations


This starts a new, major unit on sound.  We'll start with vibrations in general, and describe waveforms, how they form, and what they do.

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For this lesson, watch the attached video and do Lesson 1 of this TUTORIAL.  Hold off on the other lessons until later in the course.  Another helpful simulation is this PhET Lab on pendulums.

Source: Hewitt, P. G. (2015). Conceptual Physics (12th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson.

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