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Wave Basics

A wave is simply a movement of energy...
Without any transfer of matter!!

Oscillation ­ The movement of a particle from its starting point and back again.

Amplitude ­ The height of a wave. It is the maximum distance the particle can move

The speed of a wave…

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Longitudinal waves are when the displacement is parallel to the direction of the wave.


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