The Sounds of Baseball
Authentic Informational Text, Lexile 1150
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The Sounds of Baseball (Readworks)
What are sounds the result of?
What does the word “bash” most nearly mean?
Choose the answer that best completes the sentence below. __________ the hot dog vendor to yell out, his voice box vibrates first.
Explain how a hot dog vendor is able to yell out “hot dogs are here!” for others to hear at a baseball game.
Explain how sound waves are created and why they must be created for a person to hear sound. Use information from the text to support your answer.
Why does a baseball bat make a sound when it hits the ball at a baseball game? Support your answer with information from the text.
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