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written by Taha Mzoughi
A page linking to sixteen YouTube and Google Flash videos dealing with sound. Information on how to download and convert the videos is also provided.

Please note that this resource requires Flash.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Education Practices
- Technology
= Multimedia
Oscillations & Waves
- Acoustics
- Instruments
= Resonance Cavities
- Wave Motion
= Shock Waves
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Middle School
- Collection
- Audio/Visual
= Movie/Animation
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Activity
- Laboratory
- New teachers
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Metadata instance created July 31, 2008 by Taha Mzoughi
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March 2, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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This resource is part of a Physics Front Topical Unit.

Topic: Wave Energy
Unit Title: The Physics of Sound

Don't miss this collection of more than a dozen videos compiled by a physicist to help high school students understand the physics of sound.  Observe a resonating glass break, view and observe jets breaking making a sonic boom, and more.

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T. Mzoughi, (2007), WWW Document, (
T. Mzoughi, YouTube Videos of Sound Phenomena, (2007), <>.
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Mzoughi, T. (2008, July 31). YouTube Videos of Sound Phenomena. Retrieved July 29, 2016, from
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Mzoughi, Taha. YouTube Videos of Sound Phenomena. July 31, 2008. (accessed 29 July 2016).
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Mzoughi, Taha. YouTube Videos of Sound Phenomena. 2007. 31 July 2008. 29 July 2016 <>.
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@misc{ Author = "Taha Mzoughi", Title = {YouTube Videos of Sound Phenomena}, Volume = {2016}, Number = {29 July 2016}, Month = {July 31, 2008}, Year = {2007} }
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