Waves Do Basic Math--Adding and Subtracting

by: William C. Robertson, Ph.D.

So far we've been dealing with single sources of sound, and how they produce the pitches you hear. But you don't go to the symphony to hear a single oboe, and when you hear a solo guitarist, he or she doesn't keep your attention long by playing only one note at a time. So maybe it's a good idea to find out what happens when different sound waves mix together.

Grade Levels

High School Middle School


Physical Science


Type Book ChapterPub Date January 01, 1900Stock # PB169X4_5

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