Effects of noise © Siemens Stiftung 2018 CC BY-SA 4.0 international

Effects of noise

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Schematic diagram:
The graphic shows that – apart from physical effects – sound does not become noise until it reaches the brain.

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2018-04-22
Noise has effects on the physical and mental health of human beings. What the individual subjectively considers to be noise depends on a number of factors, for example the individual's own mood.

Information and ideas:
Can be used as introduction to topic “What are the effects of noise?”.
Can also be used for illustration purposes: individual parts can be covered up (and then gradually uncovered in the course of the lesson).

Relevant for teaching:
Noise: causes, effect, protection
Illustration
Biology
Grade 5 to 6; Grade 7 to 9; Grade 10 to 13
Middle/high school; Vocational training
Chart; Hearing impairment; Lamp
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