Waves

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Displacement

The displacement of a vibrating particle is its distance and direction from its equilibrium positions.

Amplitude

The amplitude of a wave is the maximum displacement of a vibrating particle. For a transverse wave, this is the height of a wave crest or the depth of a wave trough from the middle.

Wavelength

The wavelength

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