This quantitative, inquiry based laboratory exercise for physics or physical science classes measures the speed of sound with a resonant chamber and tuning forks.
Applicable to Physical Science, Physics, Honors Physics, and AP Physics classes.
Instructor's Notes and Student Worksheets are included.
This mini lab exercise can be used in conjunction with Mini Lab: Standing Waves
This exercise covers portions of the following California State Science Standards
Physics - Waves
Investigation and Experimentation