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Waves that need matter to travel.?
Waves that do not need matter to travel.?
Waves that disturb the medium at right angles to the direction that the energy is traveling.?
Waves that disturb the medium back and forth along the same path that the energy is traveling.?
All compressional waves are??
All electromagnetic waves are??
True or false? All mechanical waves are compressional.?
Water waves are transverse and _______.?
Sound waves are mechanical and __________.?
Light waves are _____________therefore they are transverse.?
Earthquake P-waves are mechanical waves that are____________.?
Earthquake S-waves are mechanical waves that are________________.?
What is the highest energy wave on the electromagnetic spectrum.?
What is the lowest energy wave on the electromagnetic spectrum.?
Which visible light color has the highest energy??
Which visible light color has the lowest energy??
What part of the electromagnetic spectrum is related to thermal energy transfer??
What are the type of electromagnetic waves that are absorbed by the ozone layer??
An echo is the ____________of a sound wave.?
The bending of a wave around a barrier or an obstacle is called.?
When two waves pass by each other in phase (crest to crest or trough to trough) ______________ will occur.?
When two waves pass by each other out of phase (crest to trough) ______________ will occur.?
The bending of a wave as it passes through different media is called. ?
The difference in the ___________of light between the black side and the white side of the radiometer is the cause of the radiometer's motion.?
The ____________ of a wave is related to the amount of energy that the wave is carrying.?
The distance between crest and crest or trough and trough (or any two consequtive points on a wave).?
The more dense regions of a compressional wave.?
The less dense regions of a compressional wave.?
The high point of a transverse wave.?
The low point of a transverse wave.?
The rest position in a wave is also known as the ________. ?
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