Q. 13.6( 72 Votes )

Distinguish betwe

Answer :

  • Sound intensity is a property of the sound source but loudness depends on the sound source, the medium and the receiver, as well.
  • Sound intensity holds a small significance in problems involving human hearing system, but loudness is a very important property to consider in such problems.
  • Sound intensity is measured in Watt per square meter whereas loudness is measured in Sones.

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