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Published: 07/04/2015
KS3 | Physics
15 pages

Do I understand sound?

Multiple choice sound waves quiz

Assess students knowledge of sound waves by using the multiple choice quiz. There is a Powerpoint and a paper version to use in class or for homework.

Example quiz questions

  1. A sound wave is produced when an object

A. accelerates

B. decelerates

C. vibrates

D. remains stationary

  1. The wavelength of a wave is measured in…

A. metres

B. hertz

C. seconds

D. decibels

Example revision questions

  1. What type of movement sets up a sound wave?
  2. In what units are the following measured? Frequency, Wavelength, Loudness
  3. If a tuning fork has a frequency of 250 Hz, how many cycles per second does it vibrate?

See other resources: Sound | Waves – sound

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Sheenagh Fletcher
Sheenagh Fletcher

Posted on 18th September 2018
Kay Barrett
Kay Barrett
That's really useful - just what I was looking for, as an end of unit assessment; almost exactly matches all my teaching points, thank you!
Posted on 2nd March 2018

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