Distinguish between loudness and intensity of sound.
The amount of sound energy passing through an area every second is called intensity of a sound wave. Loudness is defined by its amplitude.
Explain how the human ear works.
Explain how defects in a metal block can be detected using ultrasound.
A sonar device on a submarine sends out a signal and receives an echo 5 s later. Calculate the speed of sound in water if the distance of the object from the submarine is 3625 m.
Explain the working and application of a sonar.
How is ultrasound used for cleaning?