## Trombone 85 - 114 dbs.jpg - Section 2: Ordering Sound

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# The Most Annoying Sound on Earth

Unit 2: Scale of the Universe: Making Sense of Numbers
Lesson 17 of 21

## Big Idea: Sounds are often measured on a logarithmic decibel scale and are a perfect context for an investigation into exponents and scientific notation

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Math, Scalars, Measurement, exponential growth, decibel scale, logarithmic scales
60 minutes

### Shaun Errichiello

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