Waves
Sound
Ear
General Knowledge
Science
100

The two categories of waves

What is longitudinal and transverse waves?

100

Sound waves are categorised as being this type of wave

What are longitudinal waves?

100

The names of three divisions of the ear

What is outer, middle and inner ear?

100

Name of Superman's home planet

What is Krypton?
100

The boiling point of water

What is 100 degrees Celsius?

200

The top point of a wave is called this

What is crest?

200

Increasing this part of the wave increases the pitch

What is frequency?

200

A device to help people hear sound

What is cochlear implant?

200
City that Batman protects

What is Gotham City?

200

The third planet from the Sun

What is Earth?

300

Waves transfer ________ without transferring matter

What is energy?

300

Increasing this part of the wave increases the volume

What is amplitude?

300

Electrical impulses travel along this nerve to the brain

What is auditory nerve?
300

Name of the wizardry school that Harry Potter attended 

What is Hogwarts?
300

The symbol for the element Tungsten 

What is W?

400

Area in a longitudinal wave where particles are close together

What are compressions?

400

Sound cannot travel through this

What is a vacuum?

400

When sound reaches this part of the ear, vibrations begin

What is the eardrum?

400
The fictional kingdom that Frozen takes place in
What is Arendelle?
400

The body's largest organ

What is the skin?

500

The measure of one wavelength is between these two points

What is between two crests OR between two troughs?
500

Sound travels faster in _______ temperatures

What is warm?

500

Fluid filled areas that give us our sense of balance

What are semi-circular canals?
500

Chewbacca in Star Wars are this species

What is wookie?

500

The air we breathe is mostly made of this gas

What is nitrogen?

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