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Science 6th Grade - Waves
Medium
Transverse Wave
Wave Length
Amplitude
Any substance that a wave moves through.
Travels Perpendicular to the disturbance.
The distance from one wave crest to the next. It can also be…
The distance a medium moves above or below its position at re…
Medium
Any substance that a wave moves through.
Transverse Wave
Travels Perpendicular to the disturbance.
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6th grade science-Waves
Wave
Mechanical Wave
Electromagnetic Wave
medium
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
Wave that transfer energy through empty space.
Material through which mechanical waves can travel.
Wave
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Mechanical Wave
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
20 terms
6th grade science-Waves
Wave
Mechanical Wave
Electromagnetic Wave
medium
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
Wave that transfer energy through empty space.
Material through which mechanical waves can travel.
Wave
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Mechanical Wave
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
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6th grade Science: Waves
wave
Give some examples of waves
How do waves transfer energy?
What is a medium?
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
water waves, sound waves, light waves, visible light, radio w…
by vibrating particles in a medium
a substance through which a substance can travel. It can be a…
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
Give some examples of waves
water waves, sound waves, light waves, visible light, radio w…
11 terms
Waves 6th Grade Science
Wave
Medium
Waves (1)
Waves (2)
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another.
the material a wave travels through (water, air, earth, etc.)
Transfer energy from one place to another
waves do not transfer matter
Wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another.
Medium
the material a wave travels through (water, air, earth, etc.)
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Science- 6th grade, Waves
Wave
Wave trough
Wave length
Wave height
a disturbance on the surface of a liquid body, as the sea or…
the bottom of the wave
the horizontal distance between two successive crests or trou…
the height of the wave from the wave top, called the wave cre…
Wave
a disturbance on the surface of a liquid body, as the sea or…
Wave trough
the bottom of the wave
20 terms
6th grade science-Waves
Wave
Mechanical Wave
Electromagnetic Wave
medium
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
Wave that transfer energy through empty space.
Material through which mechanical waves can travel.
Wave
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Mechanical Wave
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
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Science 6th Grade; Waves
Wave
Medium
Transverse Wave
Longitudinal Wave
Any disturbance that transfers energy through matter of space
A substance through which a wave can travel through
Waves in which particles vibrate in an up and down motion
Waves in which the particles vibrate back and forth in compre…
Wave
Any disturbance that transfers energy through matter of space
Medium
A substance through which a wave can travel through
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Science - 6th grade - Waves
wave
ocean wave
WIND
Describe how wind is made.
disturbance that transfers matter through space
a transfer of energy through ocean waves
make waves
- wind blows over water and tries to drag the surface of the…
wave
disturbance that transfers matter through space
ocean wave
a transfer of energy through ocean waves
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Science waves 6th grade- Emma
bend
electromagnetic
transverse
greater than
waves do this when they move from one medium to another
wave that does not need matter for energy transfer
a mechanical wave in which matter moves at a right angle to t…
the speed of sound in water is, _____ the speed of sound in air
bend
waves do this when they move from one medium to another
electromagnetic
wave that does not need matter for energy transfer
29 terms
6th Grade Science: Waves
Squeezing a group of particales in a w…
A transverse or compressional wave tha…
The matter through which a wave transf…
A wave bends around a barrier
Compression
Mechanical wave
Medium
Diffraction
Squeezing a group of particales in a w…
Compression
A transverse or compressional wave tha…
Mechanical wave
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Science 6th Grade - Waves
Medium
Transverse Wave
Wave Length
Speed
Any substance that a wave moves through.
Travels Perpendicular to the disturbance.
The distance from one wave crest to the next. It can also be…
How fast or slow a wave moves.
Medium
Any substance that a wave moves through.
Transverse Wave
Travels Perpendicular to the disturbance.
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6th grade science (properties of waves)
wave
electromagnetic wave
meduim
crest
A disturbance in matter that transfers energy through matter…
Transverse wave that does not require a medium through which…
Material through which a mechanical wave moves
Highest point on a wave
wave
A disturbance in matter that transfers energy through matter…
electromagnetic wave
Transverse wave that does not require a medium through which…
24 terms
6th Grade Science - Waves
wave speed
frequency increases
frequency decreases
reflection
frequency of the wave multiplied by its wave length
wave length decreases
wave length increases
waves reflect off of surfaces, when they do the angle of inci…
wave speed
frequency of the wave multiplied by its wave length
frequency increases
wave length decreases
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6th grade science-Waves
Wave
Mechanical Wave
Electromagnetic Wave
medium
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
Wave that transfer energy through empty space.
Material through which mechanical waves can travel.
Wave
Disturbance that transfer energy from place to place.
Mechanical Wave
Wave that tansfer energy through matter.
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6th Grade Science (sound and light waves)
wave
medium
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
a substance through which a wave can travel
waves in which particles vibrate with an up-and-down motion (…
waves in which particles of the medium vibrate back and forth…
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
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6th grade science waves
crest
energy
absorb
sound
A crest is a point on the wave where the displacement of the…
the capacity for vigorous activity
to suck up or drink in (a liquid); soak up
the sensation produced by stimulation of the organs of hearin…
crest
A crest is a point on the wave where the displacement of the…
energy
the capacity for vigorous activity
17 terms
6th Grade Science: Waves
Source
Disturbances
How is a wave created?
Medium
The beginning force that creates vibrations that eventually c…
The vibrations that spread away from the source and create a…
A source creates a disturbance and vibrations move away from…
The matter that a wave travels through (gases, liquids, or so…
Source
The beginning force that creates vibrations that eventually c…
Disturbances
The vibrations that spread away from the source and create a…
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WAVES 6th grade science
Pitch
loudness
what are sounds produced by?
what type of waves are sound waves?
the perception of a sound being high or low
the perception of the amplitude of a sound wave
vibrations in matter
longitudinal waves
Pitch
the perception of a sound being high or low
loudness
the perception of the amplitude of a sound wave
22 terms
6th Grade, Science, Waves
This is the center of the energy relea…
This is the point on surface directly…
What is a P wave?
What is the velocity of a P wave?
Focus
Epicenter
Primary waves
They travel the fastest because they vibrate the particles of…
This is the center of the energy relea…
Focus
This is the point on surface directly…
Epicenter
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6th Grade Science Waves Worksheet
mechanical wave
longitudinal wave
frequency
amplitude
A wave that travels only through matter
A wave that makes particles move back and forth parallel to t…
The number of wavelengths that pass a point each second
The maximum distance a wave varies from its rest position
mechanical wave
A wave that travels only through matter
longitudinal wave
A wave that makes particles move back and forth parallel to t…
19 terms
Science grade 6th: waves
Wavelength
Transverse wave
Longitudinal wave
Seismic waves
One wave of a bigger wave
A wave; amplitude, crest, trough and wavelength.
Amplitude, compression and rarefaction.... (Slinky wave)... Sound w…
Create Earthquakes
Wavelength
One wave of a bigger wave
Transverse wave
A wave; amplitude, crest, trough and wavelength.
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6th Grade Science: Sound Waves Vocabulary
Longitudinal Wave
Potential Energy
Trough
Crest
A wave vibrating in the direction of propagation.
Energy stored due to an object's position or arrangement.
The lowest point of a sound wave.
The highest point of a sound wave.
Longitudinal Wave
A wave vibrating in the direction of propagation.
Potential Energy
Energy stored due to an object's position or arrangement.
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6th GradeScience Wave Review
amplitude
transparent
medium
refraction
the amount of energy carried by a wave
matter that allows all light to pass through it
the matter that waves travel through
when a wave bends as it moves from one medium to another
amplitude
the amount of energy carried by a wave
transparent
matter that allows all light to pass through it
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6th GradeScience Wave Review
amplitude
transparent
medium
refraction
the amount of energy carried by a wave
matter that allows all light to pass through it
the matter that waves travel through
when a wave bends as it moves from one medium to another
amplitude
the amount of energy carried by a wave
transparent
matter that allows all light to pass through it
13 terms
Electromagnetic Waves/ 6th grade Science
Waves
Electromagnetic radiation
Electromagnetic wave
2 types of fields that electromagnetic…
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
The only wave that does not require a medium and can travel t…
A transverse wave that has sim electrical properties and some…
Electric fields and magnetic fields
Waves
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
Electromagnetic radiation
The only wave that does not require a medium and can travel t…
12 terms
6th grade Waves
wave
wavelength
trough
crest
a disturbance that moves energy
the distance from trough to trough or crest to crest
the bottom part of the wave
the top part of the wave
wave
a disturbance that moves energy
wavelength
the distance from trough to trough or crest to crest
12 terms
Waves science voc.6th grade
P-wave
S-wave
Crust
Constructive
A primary no earthquake wave that travels through the body of…
A secondary earthquake wave;so named because it is the second…
The earths outer layer;the coolest and least dence layer of e…
Building up beneficial
P-wave
A primary no earthquake wave that travels through the body of…
S-wave
A secondary earthquake wave;so named because it is the second…
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6th grade Science Chapter 20 Waves
crest
trough
less energy
frequency
The talest part of transverse is called the...
The lowest part of the transverse wave is called the....
A longer wave lengh means that a wave has...
The number of waves produced in a given amount of time is kno…
crest
The talest part of transverse is called the...
trough
The lowest part of the transverse wave is called the....
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Ironwood 6th Grade Science - Waves Review
amplitude
transparent
medium
refraction
the amount of energy carried by a wave
matter that allows all light to pass through it
the matter that waves travel through
when a wave bends as it moves from one medium to another
amplitude
the amount of energy carried by a wave
transparent
matter that allows all light to pass through it
24 terms
Science waves quiz 6th grade
Crest
Trough
Wavelength
Amplitude
The points were the wave is the highest.
The points were the waves are the lowest.
Distance from any point on the wave to an identical point on…
Is the measure of how far the particles in a medium move away…
Crest
The points were the wave is the highest.
Trough
The points were the waves are the lowest.
28 terms
6th Grade Science (sound and light waves)
wave
medium
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
a substance through which a wave can travel
waves in which particles vibrate with an up-and-down motion (…
waves in which particles of the medium vibrate back and forth…
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
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6th Grade Science Seismic Waves
focus
epicenter
What type of waves are P and S waves?
Where does a P wave start?
Point beneath the Earth's surface where rock breaks and cause…
The point on the surface directly above the focus
body waves
at the focus
focus
Point beneath the Earth's surface where rock breaks and cause…
epicenter
The point on the surface directly above the focus
15 terms
6th Grade Science Waves 6 Period
Light
Waves
Transmit
Refraction
Electromagnetic radiation that lies within the visible range.
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space.
When light passes through a material.
The bending of a wave as it passes at an angle from one mediu…
Light
Electromagnetic radiation that lies within the visible range.
Waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space.
19 terms
6th Grade Science (sound and light waves)
wave
medium
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
a substance through which a wave can travel
waves in which particles vibrate with an up-and-down motion (…
waves in which particles of the medium vibrate back and forth…
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
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DMS 6th grade science: waves assesment
what happens when a source of energy c…
what are the 3 types of waves?
what is the top of a wave called?
what is the bottom of a wave called?
it becomes a mechanical wave
transverse, longitudinal, and surface waves
a crest
a trough
what happens when a source of energy c…
it becomes a mechanical wave
what are the 3 types of waves?
transverse, longitudinal, and surface waves
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NC: 6th Grade Science: Waves Vocabulary
wave
medium
electromagnetic wave
mechanical wave
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
Any substance that a wave travels through
Waves that do not need a medium
Waves that travel through a medium
wave
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
medium
Any substance that a wave travels through
15 terms
6th Grade Science Characteristics of Waves Chapter 1
wave
energy
medium
mechanical wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
the ability to do work
material through which a wave travels
waves which require a medium for which to travel
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
energy
the ability to do work
14 terms
Chapter 15 Waves Science 6th Grade
Wave
Medium
Mechanical waves
Transverse waves
Disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
Any substance a wave moves through
Waves that transfer energy through matter
Direction in which the wave travels is perpendicular, or at r…
Wave
Disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
Medium
Any substance a wave moves through
8 terms
6th Grade, Science, Wave Theory
What is the Wave Theory used for?
What is the idea of the Wave Theory?
What do the vibrations send?
What is the first type of wave sent?
The Wave Theory is the latest theory to determine what is ins…
When tectonic plates crash together it releases vibrations.
The vibrations send 3 different types of waves.
Primary wave is first and it is the fastest and the strongest…
What is the Wave Theory used for?
The Wave Theory is the latest theory to determine what is ins…
What is the idea of the Wave Theory?
When tectonic plates crash together it releases vibrations.
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6th grd Science - Waves Vocabulary
wave
medium
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
Disturbance in energy is transmitted through a medium.
Material through which a wave travels
Flexion and extension occur around what axis?... A wave that cau…
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
wave
Disturbance in energy is transmitted through a medium.
medium
Material through which a wave travels
15 terms
LEGER 6th Grade Science (sound and light waves)
wave
medium
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
a substance through which a wave can travel
waves in which particles vibrate with an up-and-down motion (…
waves in which particles of the medium vibrate back and forth…
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
55 terms
science Unit 5 lesson 2 WAVES AND SOUND 6th grade
amplitude
frequency
wavelength
wave speed
The maximum distance a wave vibrates from its rest position.
The number of waves produced in a given amount of time.
A wave is simply the length of one complete wave cycle
the speed at which a wave travels.
amplitude
The maximum distance a wave vibrates from its rest position.
frequency
The number of waves produced in a given amount of time.
19 terms
6th Grade Science (sound and light waves)
wave
medium
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
a substance through which a wave can travel
waves in which particles vibrate with an up-and-down motion (…
waves in which particles of the medium vibrate back and forth…
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
10 terms
Wave Characteristics (6th science)
energy
wave
medium
mechanical waves
the ability to do work
a disturbance that transfers energy
the material that waves travel through
waves that REQUIRE a medium through which to travel
energy
the ability to do work
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy
55 terms
science Unit 5 lesson 2 WAVES AND SOUND 6th grade
amplitude
frequency
wavelength
wave speed
The maximum distance a wave vibrates from its rest position.
The number of waves produced in a given amount of time.
A wave is simply the length of one complete wave cycle
the speed at which a wave travels.
amplitude
The maximum distance a wave vibrates from its rest position.
frequency
The number of waves produced in a given amount of time.
18 terms
Science waves 6th grade-WAVES- disturbances that transfer energy from place to place
electromagnetic
mechanical waves
medium
Two types of mechanical waves are..
wave that does not need matter for energy transfer
wave that transfers energy through matter
material through which mechanical waves can travel
longitudinal and transverse
electromagnetic
wave that does not need matter for energy transfer
mechanical waves
wave that transfers energy through matter
19 terms
6th Grade Science (sound and light waves)
wave
medium
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
a substance through which a wave can travel
waves in which particles vibrate with an up-and-down motion (…
waves in which particles of the medium vibrate back and forth…
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or space
medium
a substance through which a wave can travel
12 terms
6th grade Science/Ch.7.1 Waves
wave
vibration
energy
medium
a disturbance involving the transfer of energy from place to…
A repeated back-and-forth or up-and-down motion
ability to do work
Material through which a wave travels
wave
a disturbance involving the transfer of energy from place to…
vibration
A repeated back-and-forth or up-and-down motion
31 terms
Pirates 6th Grade - SCIENCE - Waves - Chapter 1
What are waves that use matter to tran…
What are rhythmic disturbances that ca…
What are waves in which matter in the…
Give an example of a compressional wave.
mechanical waves
waves
compressional wave
sound wave
What are waves that use matter to tran…
mechanical waves
What are rhythmic disturbances that ca…
waves
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