ERIC Number: EJ1083287
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Nov
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 6
Experimenting with Guitar Strings
LoPresto, Michael C.
Physics Teacher, v44 n8 p509-511 Nov 2006
What follows is a description of a simple experiment developed in a non-mathematical general education science course on sound and light for fine arts students in which a guitar is used with data collection hardware and software to verify the properties of standing waves on a string.
Descriptors: Science Instruction, Science Experiments, Musical Instruments, Physics, Computer Uses in Education, Acoustics, Scientific Principles, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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