What is loudness of sound? What factors does it depend on?

Answer 

Loudness is defined as a measure of the response of the ear to the sound.

 

Loudness of sound depends upon the amplitude of the sound. More the amplitude, more loud the sound.

Loudness of Sound - NCERT Q16 - Teachoo.jpg

  1. Class 9
  2. Chapter 12 Class 9 - Sound

About the Author

CA Maninder Singh's photo - Expert in Practical Accounts, Taxation and Efiling
CA Maninder Singh
CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 9 years and a teacher from the past 16 years. He teaches Spoken English, Written English, Grammar and Vocabulary at Englishtan.