Waves

__________ waves move up and down.(e.g:ripples on water)
Transverse
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Sound waves are ___________ waves.
Longitudinal
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What is the amount of waves in a second called?
Frequency
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What is Frequency measured in?
Hertz
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In a longitudinal wave, what is the distance between compressions?
Wavelength
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What is this equation for: _________=Frequency x Wavelength?
Wave speed
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Sound waves are ___________ waves.

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Longitudinal

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What is the amount of waves in a second called?

Back

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Card 4

Front

What is Frequency measured in?

Back

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Card 5

Front

In a longitudinal wave, what is the distance between compressions?

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