Chapter 1 Nature of Waves

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

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