For this assignment, you will learn to use a software program called Praat to analyze tworecordings(1) the advertisement call of the North American bullfrog, and (2) the song of themale North American black-capped chickadee.Here is a summary of what you will need to do:1. Install Praat on a sound-enabled computer of your own. If you do not have access to acomputer to which you can download programs, contact me, and I can help find analternate arrangement.2. Follow all directions below carefully. Record your responses on the answer sheetprovided as the last 2 pages of this document (also available as a Word doc). You willturn in only this answer sheet.3. You may discuss the lab and questions with your classmates, but make sure your finaldocument reflects your own answers in your own words.
- Print out
- Download and install Praat (Links to an external site.)
- Download and unzip Sound Lab 1 audio files
- Follow instructions to analyze sound files, enter responses on answer sheet ( = last 2 pages of instructions). You can write out your answers on the printed copy or type into .
- Upload your answer sheet here. If you write out your answers, upload a clear PDF of the document. There are free scanning apps that you can use to make real, page-shaped, multi-page PDFs with a phone.
NOTE: This assignment is worth 10% of your final grade. Be sure to double-check and proofread your answers before submitting.