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ERIC Number: EJ1083287
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Nov
Pages: 3
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0031-921X
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.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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