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Wave energy medium
wave
energy
medium
mechanical wave
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
Is the ability to do work
Material through which a wave travels
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel
wave
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
energy
Is the ability to do work
8 terms
Longitudinal waves
Longitudinal wave
Longitudinal wave
Longitudinal wave
Longitudinal wave
Waves where the disturbance moves in the same direction as th…
Longitudinal wave
Longitudinal wave
30 terms
crave the wave
wave
oscillation
vibration
wave energy
a disturbance (or oscillation) that travels through space and…
to swing back and forth with a steady, uninterrupted rhythm
one complete back-and-forth motion of an object
energy that is carried away from its source by a wave
wave
a disturbance (or oscillation) that travels through space and…
oscillation
to swing back and forth with a steady, uninterrupted rhythm
9 terms
Transverse or Longitudinal wave.
longitudinal wave
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
surface wave
a sound wave
the wave created by moving the end of a spring toy up and down.
the wave created by moving the end of spring toy back and for…
an ocean wave
longitudinal wave
a sound wave
transverse wave
the wave created by moving the end of a spring toy up and down.
15 terms
Basic Wave Vocabulary
energy
wave
mechanical wave
electromagnetic wave
the capacity to do work
a periodic disturbance in a solid, liquid, or gas
a wave that requires a medium
a wave that consists of electric and magnetic fields that vib…
energy
the capacity to do work
wave
a periodic disturbance in a solid, liquid, or gas
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The Nature of Waves
Wave
Medium
Mechanical Wave
Electromagnetic waves
Any disturbance that transmits energy.
Physical environment in which phenomena occur.
A type of wave that requires a medium.
A type of wave that does not require any type of medium. Exam…
Wave
Any disturbance that transmits energy.
Medium
Physical environment in which phenomena occur.
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Science Vocab :medium
Medium
Mechanical waves
Electromagnetic waves
Transverse waves
The matter through which a wave travels
Waves that require a medium
Consist of changing electric and magnetic fields in space
Waves in which the motion of the particles is perpendicular t…
Medium
The matter through which a wave travels
Mechanical waves
Waves that require a medium
12 terms
Wave Vocabulary
transverse waves
longitudinal wave
wavelength
amplitude
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
Height of wave -Maximum distance a wave varies from its rest…
transverse waves
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
longitudinal wave
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
25 terms
Combo Wave Properties & Sound
mechanical wave
compression wave
sound wave
longitudinal wave
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel.
A wave in which the matter in the medium moves forward and ba…
A longitudinal wave that is caused by vibrations and that tra…
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
mechanical wave
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel.
compression wave
A wave in which the matter in the medium moves forward and ba…
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6.P.1.3 The Rate of Vibration, The Medium Through Which Sound Travels
Pitch
Medium
Intensity
Frequency
Perception of the frequency of a sound
Material through which a wave travels
The amount of energy per second carried through a unit area b…
The number of complete waves that pass a given point in a cer…
Pitch
Perception of the frequency of a sound
Medium
Material through which a wave travels
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Wave Vocabulary
Wave
Energy
Medium
Mechanical Wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place.
the ability to do work or cause change.
the material through which a wave travels.
a wave that requires a medium through which to travel.
Wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place.
Energy
the ability to do work or cause change.
10 terms
Waves
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
sound waves
trough
causes the medium to vibrate at right angles to the direction…
causes the medium to vibrate parallel to the direction the wa…
longitudinal waves
lowest point of a wave
transverse wave
causes the medium to vibrate at right angles to the direction…
longitudinal wave
causes the medium to vibrate parallel to the direction the wa…
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crave the wave 3
wave
oscillation
vibration
wave energy
a disturbance (or oscillation) that travels through space and…
to swing back and forth with a steady, uninterrupted rhythm
one complete back-and-forth motion of an object
energy that is carried away from its source by a wave
wave
a disturbance (or oscillation) that travels through space and…
oscillation
to swing back and forth with a steady, uninterrupted rhythm
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The Wave Model
Amplitude
Medium
Displacement
Period
The maximum displacement on either side of the equilibrium (m…
Material through which a wave travels
The distance of a particle from its equilibrium
The time it takes for a single wave to pass a fixed point
Amplitude
The maximum displacement on either side of the equilibrium (m…
Medium
Material through which a wave travels
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Waves Illustrated Key Terms part I
energy
vibration
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
Ability to do work
A repeated back-and-forth or up-and-down motion
A wave that moves the medium in a direction perpendicular to…
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
energy
Ability to do work
vibration
A repeated back-and-forth or up-and-down motion
15 terms
waves
wave
medium
transverse waves
longitudinal waves
a disturbance that transfers energy through a medium
a substance solid liquid or gas that a wave can travel through
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy through a medium
medium
a substance solid liquid or gas that a wave can travel through
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Waves Common Assessment Review
crest
trough
amplitude
wavelength
the highest point on a wave
the lowest point on a wave
the height of a wave
the distance from any point on a wave to an identical point o…
crest
the highest point on a wave
trough
the lowest point on a wave
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Characteristics of Waves (1.1)
wave
energy
medium
mechanical wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
the ability to do work or cause change
the material through which a wave travels
a wave that requires a medium through which to travel
wave
a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
energy
the ability to do work or cause change
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Mechanical Waves and Sound
Types of Mechanical Waves
Transverse waves
Longitudinal waves
Surface Waves
Transverse, Longitudinal, and Surface.
Causes the medium to vibrate at right angles to the direction…
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
A wave that travels along a surface separating two medias.
Types of Mechanical Waves
Transverse, Longitudinal, and Surface.
Transverse waves
Causes the medium to vibrate at right angles to the direction…
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Wave Types and Measures
Period
Period
Frequency
Period
Shortest time interval during which the wave motion repeats
Seconds per wave
Inverse of period
Inverse of frequency
Period
Shortest time interval during which the wave motion repeats
Period
Seconds per wave
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The Energy of Waves, Section 1
A periodic disturbance in a solid, liq…
A physical environment in which phenom…
Waves that need a medium.
A wave in which the particles of the m…
Wave
medium
mechanical waves
transverse wave
A periodic disturbance in a solid, liq…
Wave
A physical environment in which phenom…
medium
10 terms
Waves
medium
mechanical wave
electromagnetic wave
transverse
a physical environment in which pheomena occur
a wave that requires a medium through which to travel
a wave that consists of oscillating electric and magnetic fie…
a wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
medium
a physical environment in which pheomena occur
mechanical wave
a wave that requires a medium through which to travel
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Crave The Wave - Division B - RSA
wave
oscillation
vibration
wave energy
a disturbance (or oscillation) that travels through space and…
to swing back and forth with a steady, uninterrupted rhythm
one complete back-and-forth motion of an object
energy that is carried away from its source by a wave
wave
a disturbance (or oscillation) that travels through space and…
oscillation
to swing back and forth with a steady, uninterrupted rhythm
13 terms
Wave Vocabulary
wave
wavelength
crest
trough
a repeating disturbance or vibration that transfers or moves…
a measure of the distance from the crest on one wave to the c…
The highest point of a transverse wave.
The lowest point of a transverse wave.
wave
a repeating disturbance or vibration that transfers or moves…
wavelength
a measure of the distance from the crest on one wave to the c…
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Making Waves Comparing Transverse and Longitudinal Waves
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
wavelength
frequency
A wave in which the vibration is at right angles to the direc…
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
The distance between crests and troughs of waves, such as tho…
the number of complete waves that pass a given point in a cer…
transverse wave
A wave in which the vibration is at right angles to the direc…
longitudinal wave
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
12 terms
Wave vocab
Wave
Vibration
Medium
Crest
Traveling disturbance that carries energy
Repeated movement
Material a wave though
Top of wave
Wave
Traveling disturbance that carries energy
Vibration
Repeated movement
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WaveVocabulary
Energy
Wave
Mechanical Wave
Electromagnetic Wave
The capacity to do work
a periodic disturbance in a solid , liquid , or gas a energy…
a wave that requires a medium
a wave that consists of electric and magnetic fields that ... vi…
Energy
The capacity to do work
Wave
a periodic disturbance in a solid , liquid , or gas a energy…
7 terms
Chapter 20 section 1: The Energy of Waves
Wave
Medium
Tranverse wave
Longitudinal Wave
A periodic disturbance in a solid, liquid, or gas as energy i…
A physical environment in which phenomena occur
A wave in which the particles of a medium move perpendicularl…
In a ______ the particles vibrate parallel to the direction t…
Wave
A periodic disturbance in a solid, liquid, or gas as energy i…
Medium
A physical environment in which phenomena occur
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Waves
amplitude
compression
crest
frequency
The maximum distance a wave varies from its rest position; he…
The part of a longitudinal wave where the particles of the me…
The highest point of a wave.
How many wave peaks pass a certain point per given time.
amplitude
The maximum distance a wave varies from its rest position; he…
compression
The part of a longitudinal wave where the particles of the me…
10 terms
Rollins Waves
Wave
Wavelength
Crest
Trough
a repeating oscillation
Distance from crest to crest or trough to trough
Highest point of a transverse wave
The lowest part of a transverse wave
Wave
a repeating oscillation
Wavelength
Distance from crest to crest or trough to trough
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Waves Parts 1
Wave
Medium
Energy
Transverse Wave
Any disturbance that transmits energy through matter OR empty…
A substance through which a wave can travel
What all waves transfer
Wave direction is perpendicular to the particle vibration - E…
Wave
Any disturbance that transmits energy through matter OR empty…
Medium
A substance through which a wave can travel
10 terms
Week 10- Wave Properties
mechanical wave
medium
transverse wave
compression
a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place to…
Material through which a wave travels
A wave in which the vibration is at right angles to the direc…
An area where the particles in a medium are spaced close toge…
mechanical wave
a disturbance in matter that carries energy from one place to…
medium
Material through which a wave travels
Energy vocabulary
Wave
Medium
Longitudinal wave
transverse wave
A distribution that transers energy from one place to another
An environment were phenomena occur
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
A wave that moves the medium in a direction perpendicular to…
Wave
A distribution that transers energy from one place to another
Medium
An environment were phenomena occur
10 terms
Wave types
Wave
Medium
Mechanical wave
Electromagnetic wave
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
Material through which a wave travels
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel
A form of energy that can move through the vacuum of space.
Wave
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
Medium
Material through which a wave travels
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
8 terms
waves
how are waves created
vibration
three types of waves
transverse waves
when a source of energy causes a medium to vibrate
repeated back and forth or up and down motion
transverse, longitudinal, and surface waves
waves that move the medium in a direction perpendicular, or a…
how are waves created
when a source of energy causes a medium to vibrate
vibration
repeated back and forth or up and down motion
Wave flash cards
Mechanical Wave
Transverse Wave
Medium
Longitudinal Wave
a wave that requires a medium through which to travel
A wave that moves the medium in a direction perpendicular to…
Matter through which a wave travels
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
Mechanical Wave
a wave that requires a medium through which to travel
Transverse Wave
A wave that moves the medium in a direction perpendicular to…
science
Medium
Amplitude
Longitudinal Wave
Wavelength
Is the material- solid, liquid, or gas- through which a wave…
In a maximum distance that the particles of a waves medium vi…
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
...
Medium
Is the material- solid, liquid, or gas- through which a wave…
Amplitude
In a maximum distance that the particles of a waves medium vi…
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Waves
wavelength
frequency
amplitude
amplitude
The distance between the crest of one wave and the crest of t…
How many waves can pass a given point per second, measured in…
The maximum distance the wave moves up or down from its rest…
Loudness
wavelength
The distance between the crest of one wave and the crest of t…
frequency
How many waves can pass a given point per second, measured in…
12 terms
Waves Vocab🌊✨
Waves
Vibration
Medium
Mechanical Wave
Disturbances that transfer energy through matter or space
A repeated back and forth motion
A material through which mechanical waves can travel
A wave that requires a medium
Waves
Disturbances that transfer energy through matter or space
Vibration
A repeated back and forth motion
13 terms
Waves
wave
medium
crest
trough
a disturbance that can carry energy
the matter through which a mechanical wave travels
wave
a disturbance that can carry energy
medium
the matter through which a mechanical wave travels
12 terms
Intro Wave Vocabulary
transverse waves
longitudinal wave
wavelength
amplitude
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
Horizontal distance between the crests or between the troughs…
Height of wave -Maximum distance a wave varies from its rest…
transverse waves
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
longitudinal wave
A wave in which the vibration of the medium is parallel to th…
12 terms
Science 2016
wave
medium
electromagnetic wave
mechanical wave
any disturbance that transmits energy
substance through which a wave travels.
wave does not need a medium
wave that needs a medium
wave
any disturbance that transmits energy
medium
substance through which a wave travels.
8 terms
15.1: Types of Waves
Crest
Trough
Mechanical waves
Electromagnetic waves
The highest point of a wave
The lowest point of a wave
Waves that can travel only through a medium
Waves that consist of oscillating electric and magnetic field…
Crest
The highest point of a wave
Trough
The lowest point of a wave
11 terms
Wave Vocabulary
Wave
Vibration
Medium
Mechanical wave
A disturbanc that transfers energy through matter or space.
A repeated back-and-forth motion
A material through which mechanical waves can travel
A wave that requires a medium
Wave
A disturbanc that transfers energy through matter or space.
Vibration
A repeated back-and-forth motion
13 terms
unit 2 a
longitudinal waves
Mechanical Waves
Medium
Trough
waves that move the particles of the medium parallel to the d…
waves that require a medium through which to travel
Matter in which a wave travels
Lowest point of a wave
longitudinal waves
waves that move the particles of the medium parallel to the d…
Mechanical Waves
waves that require a medium through which to travel
9 terms
Wave Parts
Wave
oscillate
amplitude
wavelength
Repeating movements of energy through matter
to move back and forth
Half of the wave height
Distance from crest to crest or trough to trough
Wave
Repeating movements of energy through matter
oscillate
to move back and forth
9 terms
Waves
Wave
Energy
Medium
Mechanical waves
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
Is the ability to do work
Material through which a wave travels
waves that require a medium through which to travel
Wave
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
Energy
Is the ability to do work
12 terms
Waves Vocab(science)
Waves
Vibration
Medium
Mechanical waves
A disturbance that transfers energy through matter or space
Repeated back and forth motion
A material through which mechanical waves can travel
A wave that requires a medium
Waves
A disturbance that transfers energy through matter or space
Vibration
Repeated back and forth motion
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