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Name: Talking about Sound and Music
ID: m12373
Language: English (en)
Summary: For middle school and up, an introduction to some acoustics terms and how they relate to music.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: acoustics, amplitude, frequency, longitudinal waves, music, pitch, sound, sound waves, standing waves, transverse waves, wavelength, waves
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Copyright Holders: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)
Maintainers: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (caschmidtjones@gmail.com)

Latest version: 1.8 (history)
First publication date: Sep 1, 2004 2:45 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Oct 1, 2011 3:33 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.10 Feb 15, 2013 8:54 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
took down call for research study participants

Version: 1.9 Jan 18, 2013 6:39 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
added call for research study participants

Version: 1.8 Oct 1, 2011 3:33 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones Currently viewing this version.
Changes:
link to blog

Version: 1.7 Mar 11, 2011 10:54 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
removed from survey

Version: 1.6 Apr 12, 2010 10:50 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
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linked to survey

Version: 1.5 Jan 4, 2010 3:30 pm -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Added Google analytics code

Version: 1.4 Jun 20, 2006 3:14 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Fixed fig 1

Version: 1.3 Mar 29, 2006 11:03 am -0600 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
updated figures and links

Version: 1.2 Apr 6, 2005 12:38 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Extensively updated links.

Version: 1.1 Sep 10, 2004 3:02 pm -0500 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Changes:
Breaking m11060 into smaller modules.

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