ERIC Number: EJ228676
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Reference Count: 0
Easy Displacement Versus Time Graphs for a Vibrating String: Tuning a Guitar by Television.
Jones, Gordon E.; Ferguson, Joe L.
American Journal of Physics, v48 n5 p362-64 May 1980
Discusses the effect of silhouetting a vertical vibrating string against a television screen. The article also reports the usefulness of the effect in tuning stringed instruments and as a possible basis for lecture demonstrations and student discussions and investigations. (HM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A