Chapter 5 Test




1. The loss of ultrasound amplitude or intensity is:

2. Which of the following is not a component of attenuation?

3. Which of the following are not factors which cause reflection of ultrasound?

4. A change in direction of wave propagation when crossing a boundary is called:

5. Echoes appearing brighter than the surrounding tissue are called:

6. Acoustic Impedance is equal to:

7. This occurs when an ultrasound beam strikes reflectors are smaller than the wavelength:

8. Refraction can be described by this law:

9. Which of the statements concerning contrast imaging are incorrect?

10. Harmonics