Describe the shortcomings of the
decibel scale for sound measurement.
Describe the phon scale for loudness measurement.
How can you improve upon decibels
for practical sound measurements?
Why are straight decibel measurements often misleading in the assessment of the loudness of sounds?
What is the A contour? What
advantages are there in
making sound measurements
using the A-contour filter?
What consistent effects do
sustained loud sounds have on