Write a 1000 word essay about the physics of light and sound. Use concepts we discussed in class and in the reading and be sure to address points 1 and 2 below. The essay should be well written and organized.
1. Describe the physics of the sounds you hear.
As part of this description, describe what sound is, and how it gets from the sound source to the ear.
2. Describe the physics of the light you see.
As part of this description, describe what light is, and how it gets from the light source to your eye.
In addition, please use the following topics we discussed in class and in the readings about physics in your essay. (Include a brief description of your understanding of the following topics).
Energy and Pressure
Basics of Sound
Nature of Light
Reflection, Diffraction, Diffraction
Intensity and Sound Level
Superposition and Interference