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An acoustic signal can be generated in a number of ways, namely turbulence of air or any other gas, the passage of a body through a fluid, and the impact of a body against another body.

 

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Support for the development of this module was provided by the National Science Foundation and The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.
 

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