Chapter 1 Nature of Waves

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Waves bending to get around an obstacle
Height of a wave
Amount of waves to travel past a fixed point in a certain amount of time
Overlapping of two waves
Two waves overlap and cancel each other out
Area of a wave where the particles of the medium are squeezed together
The velocity at which waves travel through a medium
One crest overlaps another crest
An object vibrates at a frequency that causes another object with the same frequency to begin vibrating
Moves the particles of the medium back and forth with the direction of the wave
Moves the particles of the medium perpendicularly to the direction the wave is traveling
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Highest point of a wave
Waves that do not require a medium to travel (Visible Light)
Substance that waves travel through
Combination of of the two types of waves
Wave that requires a medium to travel (Sound)
Lowest point of a wave
Distance between two crests that are next to each other
The bending of light when going through a different medium
Disturbance that transmits energy
Area of a wave where the particles of the medium are spread apart
Waves bouncing back after hitting a barrier

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