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How sound carries over water

Brenda Graham

How sound carries over water

poems

by Brenda Graham

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Published by Main Street Rag Pub. Co. in Charlotte, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children of alcoholics -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Brenda Graham.
    GenrePoetry
    SeriesMain Street Rag"s editor"s select poetry series, Main Street Rag"s editor"s select poetry series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3607.R3365 H69 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 59 p. ;
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23686673M
    ISBN 109781599481470
    LC Control Number2008933477

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    carry off: See: carry away, dislodge, distrain, hijack, hold up, kidnap, loot, perpetrate, plunder, poach, rob. Define carries. carries synonyms, carries pronunciation, carries translation, English dictionary definition of carries. conveys or transports from one place to another: He carries her books home from school.

    make a private pledge to each other for their mutual peace of mind. A glossary of Irish and quaint terms concludes this book which ends wistfully on a hopeful note. After coming to terms with several difficult members of her own family, Mary still faces a challenging path once she lands Over the Water/5(6). The information about The Sound of Water shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that.


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The temperature gradient above the water translates into a gradient in how fast sound travels; sound waves further from the water will be faster than those below them. The difference in speed causes the expanding sphere of sound to change shape, flattening into a.

Sound does and does not carry over water well. On calm lakes, bays, creeks, or in restricted visibility, sound carries exceptionally well. If you ever went camping around a lake, knowledgeable campers often would tell you to keep the noise down at night, since cool air, and a flat-water surface amplified the sound you were making, so that.

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In Brenda Graham’s extraordinary collection of poetry, How Sound Carries Over Water, we enter the life of a young girl—a life filled with alcoholism, betrayal and yearning—and follow her into a marriage that eventually breaks apart.

The pain she experiences matures her into a woman who embraces and grows beyond the past that shaped her. Carrying definition, to take or support from one place to another; convey; transport: He carried her for a mile in his arms.

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Carry out definition, takeout(defs 2, 3). See more. carry - WordReference English dictionary, questions, discussion and forums. column, or book. [Accountableing.] to apply (an unused credit or operating loss) to the net income of a succeeding period in order to reduce the tax to be transmitted or serve as a medium for transmitting: sound carries best over water; to bear or be able to.

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(picture shows sound carrying far over "body of water") If the water is cooler than the air (as it often is), it cools the air closest to the water, causing an inversion - which carries the sound far. It also helps that a water surface tends to reflect rather than absorb sound.

Water. The speed of sound in air is m/s. In water, sound travels almost 5 times as fast, at m/s. This is all you need to know to prove that water carries sound better.

The reason is because sound waves propagate through a medium by moving the particles next to them. Free 2-day shipping. Buy How Sound Carries Over Water: Poems at nd: Brenda Graham. In other words, sound pushes and pulls the air back and forth where water shakes it up and down.

Water waves shake energy over the surface of the sea, while sound waves thump energy through the body of the air. Sound waves are compression waves.

They're also called longitudinal waves because the air vibrates along the same direction as the wave. Water affects sound waves in several ways.

For example, they move several times faster through water than air, and travel longer distances. However, because the human ear evolved to hear in air, water tends to muffle sounds that are otherwise clear in air. Water can also "bend" sound, sending it on a zigzag path instead of a straight line.

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Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing in the end can stand against it.

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