Health Care: COURSE NAME: Hearing and Speech Science
ASSIGNMENT NAME: Getting comfortable with sound terms

1. Terms: frequency, wavelength, amplitude, period, phase, compression, rarefaction
2. How is frequency related to wavelength?
3. If you increase wavelength, what happens to frequency?
4. Which would have a higher frequency: Wave A with a wavelength of 5m or Wave B with a wavelength of 8m?
5. If you increase amplitude, what happens to frequency?
6. If you increase frequency, what is the effect on amplitude?
7. What is the relationship between period and frequency?