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Have you ever heard a crystal glass hum when someone runs a finger around its rim? Do you remember the great height you could reach on a swing when you pumped your legs with proper timing? Do any objects in your home vibrate when music is playing? Although these observations seem to be unrelated, they all involve a phenomenon known as resonance.

Concepts

  • Resonance
  • Frequency
  • Vibrations