How can you increase the intensity of sound waves?

A fisherman in a row boat notices that one wave crest passes his fishingline every 5 s. He estimates the distance between the crests to be 1.5 m and estimates that the crests of the waves are 0.5 m above the troughs. Usingthis data, determinethe amplitude?

One Comment to “How can you increase the intensity of sound waves?”

  1. Intensity is proportional to the square of the amplitude . So increase the amplitude to increase the intensity.

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