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S8P4 Waves PShipman

Quiz by Prudence Shipman

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  • Q1

    Which wave has the greatest displacement from the line of origin?

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    The blue one

    The red one

    The one with the highest frequency

    The one with the greatest wavelength

    30s
  • Q2

    Which wave models the most intense light?

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    You can't determine wave intensity just by looking at a wave.

    Both waves have the same level of intensity.

    The blue one

    The red one 

    30s
  • Q3

    What is the best question to identify the wave pictured as a longitudinal wave?

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    What is the frequency of the wave?

    Does this wave have rarefactions and compressions?

    Does this wave have crests and troughs?

    Does this wave have wavelengths?

    30s
  • Q4

    As wavelength increases what other property of the wave picture will decrease?

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    trough

    amplitude

    crest

    frequency

    30s
  • Q5

    What will block an electromagnetic wave?

    a dense solid 

    a see through solid, like Jello

    air

    a clear liquid

    30s
  • Q6

    Which EMW is used to kill cancerous cells?

    Infrared Ray

    Gamma Rays

    XRays

    Radio Waves

    30s
  • Q7

    Which EMW has the most energy?

    radio

    microwaves

    infrared

    UV

    30s
  • Q8

    Which EMW has the longest wavelength?

    Visible

    XRays

    Microwave

    UV

    30s
  • Q9

    Which has the most energy?

    blue

    Indigo

    yello

    red

    30s
  • Q10

    Which has the longest wavelengths?

    the color green

    XRays

    the color violet

    UV radiation

    30s
  • Q11

    The model shown is most likely of what to factors related to waves?

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    frequency and crest

    energy and amplitude

    frequency and energy

    amplitude and wavelength

    30s
  • Q12

    The model shown is most likely of what to factors related to waves?

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    energy and longitude

    frequency and amplitude

    frequency and wavelength

    amplitude and trough

    30s
  • Q13

    This wave move perpendicular

    transverse

    bass

    sound

    longitudinal

    30s
  • Q14

    How is visible light organized on the electromagnetic spectrum?

    By amplitude

    By wavelength and frequency

    By wave height

    By  prettiness of color

    30s
  • Q15

    What is the name of the type of wave that needs a medium?

    Radio wave, its medium is air.

    Electromagnetic wave move fastest in a solid medium.

    Mechanical Waves move fastest in a solid medium.

    X-rays use the human body as its medium.

    30s

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