What Is the Difference Between Loud and Soft Sounds?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 14, 2020 9:04:16 AM ET
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Loud sounds are sounds that are high in volume and soft sounds are those that are low in volume. Sound is a type of vibrating pressure that is transmitted in waves. The volume of a sound is directly determined by the amplitude of its sound waves, which is the height of a sound wave. The amplitude and volume of a sound increase as the height of the sound waves increases.