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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
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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
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
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.
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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
6 terms
properties of waves
two types of waves
a wave in which the particles move per…
a wave in which the particles of the m…
a part of the longitudinal wave where…
transverse waves and longitude waves
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
compression
two types of waves
transverse waves and longitude waves
a wave in which the particles move per…
transverse wave
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
30 terms
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
13 terms
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
Lesson 1 wave
wave
medium
Longitudinal Wave
Transverse Wave
Waves Is a disturbance that transfers energy from one place t…
A physical environment in which phenomena occur
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
wave
Waves Is a disturbance that transfers energy from one place t…
medium
A physical environment in which phenomena occur
Lesson 1 Vocab
Wave
Medium
Longitudinal wave
Transverse wave
...
...
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
...
Wave
...
Medium
...
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…
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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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Properties of Waves
transverse waves and longitudinal waves
longitudinal wave
transverse wave
compression
two types of waves:
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
a wave in which the particles move perpendicularly to the dir…
the part of a longitudinal wave where parts crowd together
transverse waves and longitudinal waves
two types of waves:
longitudinal wave
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
science vocab waves study!!
mechanical wave
transverse wave
longitudinal wave
sound wave
waves that need a medium
wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicular…
wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel to…
a longitudinal wave caused by vibrations and travels through…
mechanical wave
waves that need a medium
transverse wave
wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicular…
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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.
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Types of Waves
sine wave
longitudinal wave
compression
rarefaction
mathematical curve that describes a smooth repetitive oscilla…
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
The part of a longitudinal wave where the particles of the me…
a part in a longitudinal wave where the particles are spread…
sine wave
mathematical curve that describes a smooth repetitive oscilla…
longitudinal wave
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
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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
Wave Vocabulary #1
wave
energy
medium
mechanical wave
Either the distance between the crest of one wave and the cre…
Ability to do work
Material through which a wave travels
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel.
wave
Either the distance between the crest of one wave and the cre…
energy
Ability to do work
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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.
Waves Glossary
Medium
longitudinal waves
transverse waves
mechanical waves
A physical environment through which waves travel-can be soli…
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel
Medium
A physical environment through which waves travel-can be soli…
longitudinal waves
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
Waves
wave
medium
mechanical waves
electromagnetic waves
a periodic disturbance in a solid, liquid, or gas as energy i…
a physical environment in which phenomena occur
a wave that is not capable of transmitting its energy through…
a wave that consists of electric and magnetic fields that vib…
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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Lesson 1 Waves
Waves
Medium
Longitudinal Wave
Transverse Wave
Is a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to anot…
A physical environment in which phenomena occur
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
Waves
Is a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to anot…
Medium
A physical environment in which phenomena occur
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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
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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…
10 terms
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
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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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…
SOUND
VIBRATIONS
ELASTICITY
MEDIUM
WAVE
The rapid movement of an object back and forth.
The ability of a material to bounce back after being disturbed
Material through which a wave travels
A disturbance that travels through space and matter
VIBRATIONS
The rapid movement of an object back and forth.
ELASTICITY
The ability of a material to bounce back after being disturbed
Waves
Wave
Energy
Medium
Mechanical Wave
a periodic disturbance of the particles of a substance that m…
Ability to do work
Material through which a wave travels
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel
Wave
a periodic disturbance of the particles of a substance that m…
Energy
Ability to do work
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
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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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
Wave Vocab
Wave
Energy
Medium
Mechanical Waves
disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
the ability to do work or cause change
A material that waves can travel through, like... solids, liquid…
A wave that requires a medium to travel through
Wave
disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
Energy
the ability to do work or cause change
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Wave definitions
Wavelength
Amplitude
Crest
Trough
the distance from one wave of energy to another as it is trav…
a measurement that indicates the movement or vibration of som…
the top of a wave
the low point of a wave
Wavelength
the distance from one wave of energy to another as it is trav…
Amplitude
a measurement that indicates the movement or vibration of som…
7th Unit 5 Lesson 1 Vocab
wave
medium
longitudinal wave
mechanical wave
A disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another.
The material through which a wave travels.
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel.
wave
A disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another.
medium
The material through which a wave travels.
Lesson 1 Wave
Wave
Medium
longitudinal Wave
Transverse Wave
Is a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to anot…
Is the material through which a wave travels
Particles move back and fourth in the same direction that the…
Particles move perpendicularly to the direction the wave trav…
Wave
Is a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to anot…
Medium
Is the material through which a wave travels
Science Waves
medium
longitudinal wave
transverse wave
mechanical wave
A physical environment through which waves travel-can be soli…
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
A wave in which the particle of the medium move perpendicular…
A wave that requires a medium through which to travel.
medium
A physical environment through which waves travel-can be soli…
longitudinal wave
A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
study guide
transverse and longitudinal
transverse
sound
longitudinal
2 types of waves:__________,____________
a wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
example of longitudinal waves:
a wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel…
transverse and longitudinal
2 types of waves:__________,____________
transverse
a wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicula…
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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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
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
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crave the wave LL
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
6 terms
10-1
Wave
Medium
Mechanical waves
Electromagnetic waves
Disturbance that carries energy through matter or spacey
Matter through which waves travel
Waves that require a medium through which to travel
Disturbance in electric and magnetic fields and that does not…
Wave
Disturbance that carries energy through matter or spacey
Medium
Matter through which waves travel
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The Nature Waves, properties of waves, and wave interactions
Wave
Moving energy
Waves transmit
Waves transfer energy
Is a disturbance that transmits energy trough matter (medium)…
Waves are referred to
Energy
by vibration of particles in a medium
Wave
Is a disturbance that transmits energy trough matter (medium)…
Moving energy
Waves are referred to
11 terms
wave
wave
medium
energy
mechanical wave
disturbances that repeat the same cycle of motion
matter a wave flows through
properties that can be transferred but not created not destro…
a mechanical wave is a wave that is an oscillation of matter,…
wave
disturbances that repeat the same cycle of motion
medium
matter a wave flows through
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
21 terms
The Nature of Waves, Properties of waves, wave interactions
Wave
Moving Energy
All waves transmit __________.
Most waves transfer energy
is a disturbance that transmits energy through matter or medi…
is what waves are referred to.
energy
by vibration of particles in a medium.
Wave
is a disturbance that transmits energy through matter or medi…
Moving Energy
is what waves are referred to.
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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