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Waves, Light & EM

Waves, Light and EM Spectrum

QuestionAnswer
What kind of wave is a Light Wave? Transverse
The highest part of a Transverse Wave is the..? Crest
The lowest part of a Transverse Wave is the..? Trough
The distance from the baseline to the highest part of the wave is the? Amplitude
The distance from 1 Crest to the next Crest or trough to trough is the ? Wavelength
The angle of Incidence in equal to the angle of ___ according to the Law of Reflection. Angle of Reflection
When light passes from 1 medium to another it will bend, or...? Refract
Another name for the Material that a wave passes through is the? Medium
The line drawn perpendicular to the Barrier or Mirror in a reflection wave is the? Normal
As the frequency of a wave INCREASES, the wavelength will? DecreaseRadio
As the amount of energy of a wave INCREASES, the frequency will? Increase
As the wavelength of a wave INCREASES, the frequency will? Decrease
As the amount of energy of a wave DECREASES, the wavelength will? Increase
The number of waves that pass a point in 1 second is the? Frequency
The unit for frequency is? Hertz
The part of the EM Spectrum with the shortest wavelength and Highest frequency is? Gamma Ray
The part of the EM Spectrum with the shortest wavelength and most energy is? Gamma Ray
The part of the EM Spectrum with the Longest wavelength and lowest frequency is? Radio
The part of the EM Spectrum with a frequency slightly higher than the Color Violet is? Ultraviolet
The part of the EM spectrum that we can see is the? Visible Spectrum
Which is safer to humans, Long wavelengths or Short? LONG
What is the speed of any type of energy on the EM Spectrum? 300,000 km/s
What makes 1 part of the EM Spectrum different than every other part? Wavelength and Frequency
Created by: chamberlin819