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Name: Sound Intensity and Sound Level
ID: m42257
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Define intensity, sound intensity, and sound pressure level.
  • Calculate sound intensity levels in decibels (dB).
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: intensity, sound intensity level, sound pressure level
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), OSC Physics Maintainer (info@openstaxcollege.org)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Dec 29, 2011 3:53 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Sep 9, 2013 1:51 pm -0500

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Version History

Version: 1.3 Sep 9, 2013 1:51 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
fixed solution

Version: 1.2 May 23, 2012 4:38 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
initial content publication

Version: 1.1 Dec 29, 2011 3:54 pm -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
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