SOUND INTENSITY

the flow rate of sound energy through a set area and is measured in watts per metre squared. It is seldom directly measured. According to this, sound intensity is proportional to the square of sound pressure,

SOUND INTENSITY: "Sound intensity is in proportion to the sound pressure."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOUND INTENSITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sound-intensity/ (accessed November 15, 2019).
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