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Longitudinal and transverse waves

Waves can be longitudinal or transverse.

Transverse waves

In transverse waves, the oscillations are at right angles to the direction of travel and energy transfer.

Light and other types of electromagnetic radiation are transverse waves. All types of electromagnetic waves travel at the same speed through a vacuum, such…




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