Additional Learning Tools and Resources

Watching a presentation is a passive activity. Getting information is important ... but its not the destination or end point. Now that you've watched the video, its time to do something with the information you've heard. It's time to act on it. The resources below provide an opportunity to do this. We encourage learners to solidify their learning through the use of one or more of the following resources.


The Calculator Pad, Sound Waves Chapter, Problem Sets SM19 - SM22

When you need practice with problem-solving and guidance on how to approach them, the go-to location is The Calculator Pad. You will find problems that you can solve and check with immediate feedback. And many of the problems are accompanied by an audio-guided solution. It's all free. It's all good. And it is going to be difficulty to find anything comparable. 


Minds on Physics, Sound Waves and Music Module: Mission SM11 - Mathematics for Closed-End Air Columns

Need practice with the mathematics of closed-end air columns? Spend 10 minutes on this mission of Minds On Physics and raise your game to a higher level. When you get stuck, the Help button will be your friend. Give it a try!!


Concept Builders, Waves and Sound: Name That Harmonic (Closed-End Air Columns)

This Concept Builder will sharpen your skill at recognizing relationships between the standing wave patterns for an closed-end air column and the frequencies and wavelengths of the various harmonics. 


Physics Tutorial, Sound Waves and Music Chapter: Closed-End Air Columns

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