Terms & Definitions - Module 21
Match the following definitions (or descriptions) to the terms listed below them.
The correct answer is indicated by the "==========".
1. A sound wave with a single frequency which is a part of a set of waves of different frequencies. The entire set of waves would lead to a complex tone.
1. Pitch
2. Intensity
3. Loudness
4. Quality
5. Partial tone ==========
6. Fundamental frequency
7. Harmonic
8. Fourier analysis

2. In a musical tone, the lowest frequency of vibration.
1. Pitch
2. Intensity
3. Loudness
4. Quality
5. Partial tone
6. Fundamental frequency ==========
7. Harmonic
8. Fourier analysis

3. A mathematical method to separate a periodic wave into a set of simpler sine waves.
1. Pitch
2. Intensity
3. Loudness
4. Quality
5. Partial tone
6. Fundamental frequency
7. Harmonic
8. Fourier analysis ==========

4. A wave with a frequency which is an integer multiple of the fundamental frequency in a tone.
1. Pitch
2. Intensity
3. Loudness
4. Quality
5. Partial tone
6. Fundamental frequency
7. Harmonic ==========
8. Fourier analysis

5. The highness or lowness of a musical tone.
1. Pitch ==========
2. Intensity
3. Loudness
4. Quality
5. Partial tone
6. Fundamental frequency
7. Harmonic
8. Fourier analysis

6. The timbre of a musical sound, related to the number and intensities of partial tones.
1. Pitch
2. Intensity
3. Loudness
4. Quality ==========
5. Partial tone
6. Fundamental frequency
7. Harmonic
8. Fourier analysis

7. The power carried by a sound wave, per square meter.
1. Pitch
2. Intensity ==========
3. Loudness
4. Quality
5. Partial tone
6. Fundamental frequency
7. Harmonic
8. Fourier analysis

8. A sensation we perceive related to the intensity of a sound.
1. Pitch
2. Intensity
3. Loudness ==========
4. Quality
5. Partial tone
6. Fundamental frequency
7. Harmonic
8. Fourier analysis

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