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4-1 Waves

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  • Q1
    A wave that travels in the same direction as the disturbance is a
    longitudinal wave
    medium wave
    mechanical wave
    transverse wave
    30s
  • Q2
    A medium can be
    space
    a gas
    heat
    a vacuum
    30s
  • Q3
    What do all waves do?
    require a medium
    travel back and forth
    carry energy
    go up and down.
    30s
  • Q4
    A transverse wave moves energy
    in all directions from the force
    at right angles to the disturbance
    in the same direction as the force
    in the opposite direction of the force
    30s
  • Q5
    Amplitude tells
    the length of the wave
    the disturbance of the wave
    the flow of the wave
    the height of the wave
    30s
  • Q6
    Sound waves are
    electromagnetic waves
    transverse waves
    longitudinal waves
    rarefaction waves
    30s
  • Q7
    A scientist measures the distance from a wave's resting point to its trough. The scientist is measuring the wave's
    wavelength
    amplitude
    crest
    frequnecy
    30s
  • Q8
    A property of a transverse wave is a
    compression
    rope
    trough
    rarefaction
    30s
  • Q9
    A property of a longitudinal wave is a
    rarefaction
    crest
    wavelength
    amplitude
    30s
  • Q10
    ______ tells the amount of energy in a transverse wave.
    Amplitude
    Trough
    Crest
    Wavelength
    30s
  • Q11
    The distance between the start of one compression and the start of the next compression is a
    wavelength
    amplitude
    rarefaction
    trough
    30s
  • Q12
    Any substance that a wave moves through is a
    vacuum
    compression
    space
    medium
    30s
  • Q13
    A student is making a rope wave. The student speeds up the force. This will
    increase the amplitude of the wave
    increase the wavelength
    increase the rarefaction
    increase the crest
    30s
  • Q14
    This image shows a
    Question Image
    scatter plot
    longitudinal wave
    transverse wave
    rarefaction wave
    30s
  • Q15
    This shows a
    Question Image
    longitudinal wave
    rarefaction wave
    medium wave
    transverse wave
    30s

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