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  • Elementary School - Grades 4-6
    P=Project   E=Experiment
    Investigate how decreasing the amount of air in a container affects the container's ability to transmit sound. [E]
    Which materials carry sound waves best? [P]
    Can I shatter a glass with sound? [E]
    Sound and Matter Experiments [E]
    Does sound travel through a wall? [E]
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    Middle School - Grades 7-9
    P=Project   E=Experiment
    A Study of Decibel Reduction as Sound Passes through Common Materials [E]
    Active Noise Control Effectiveness - frequencies and distances. [E]
    The Effect of Ocean Acidification on the Acoustic Properties of Water [E]
    Learn about sound and hearing using a decibel meter to compare noise levels in different settings and locations. [E]
    Demonstrate the feasibility of the geolocation of a sound source by simultaneous noise power measurements at different locations. [E]
    Find out if the frequency of a sound wave affects the speed of that sound wave. [E]
    Attenuation of Eight Different Sound Frequencies over Distance through Four Different Materials [E]
    Demonstrate, with a bell jar, that a material medium such as air is needed for transmission of sound waves. [E]
    Which common materials are most effective at soundproofing? [P]
    How Sound Influences Kinetic Energy [E]
    Determine which vowels have the most harmonics [P]
    Determine the relationship between air pressure and sound decibels [E]
    Detecting a Red Light Runner the Easy Way by Using Sound [E]
    Determine which musical instrument has the purest tone through visual image analysis of the digitized sound waves. [E]
    How Accurately Can Direction Be Determined by Animals using Echo Location? [E]
    Testing Sound Decay in Different Gasses [E]
    Test if density of gas affects the amplitude of sound in a jar. [E]
    Determine the relationship between air pressure and sound decibels. [E]
    Measuring Sound Frequencies from Glass Goblets [E]
    The effects of sound barrier design on highway noise attenuation [P]
    Compare sound absorption of acoustical foams [P]
    How the use of different materials affects the bass response of a speaker [P]
    Investigate the Doppler effect for sound [E]
    Measure the speed of sound [E]
    Determine if sound will travel faster in different salinities of water. [E]
    Do acoustic tiles really block sound? [E]
    Investigate standing waves [E]
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    High School - Grades 10-12
    P=Project   E=Experiment
    Focusing Sound Using Non-Linear Acoustics [E]
    Determine if sound absorption by acoustic foam and similar materials changes with the frequency of sound. [E]
    Demonstrate the physics behind the concept of constrained layer damping for reducing acoustic emissions. [E]
    The Effects of Radiation and Viscosity on Sonoluminescence [E]
    Demonstrate sound constructive, destructive and cancellation interference capabilities. [E]
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