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PS 8 & 9 TEST

Waves, Sound, and Electromagnetic Spectrum Study Guide

QuestionAnswer
What are waves?
What are longitudinal waves?
What are transverse waves? The pulse, or reference point, moves at a opposite direction to the wave.
What are crests?
What are troughs?
What is compression? Travels in pulse, or disturbance, movies in the same direction as wave.
What is a rarefaction?
What is a medium?
What is a wavelength?
What is a amplitude?
What is a frequency?
What is the doppler effect?
What is infrasonic?
What is ultrasonic?
What is intensity?
What is a decibel?
What is pitch?
What is loudness?
What is the electromagnetic spectrum?
What is reflection?
What is refraction?
What is diffraction?
What is resonance? Is the tendency of a system to vibrate the maximum amplitude at certain frequencies.
What is plane mirror?
What is concave mirror?
What is convex mirror?
What are concave lenses?
What is convex lenses?
What is diffraction grating?
What are photons?
What's the speed of sound?
What medium does sound travel in?
Why does sound travel in
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