Waves - Physics

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Transverse Waves
Oscillations occur perpendicular to the direction of energy transfer
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Examples of Transverse Waves
Electromagnetic waves, Light, Ripples in water
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Longitudinal Wave
The Oscillations occur parallel to direction of energy transfer
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Examples of Longitudinal Wave
Sound, Ultarasound
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Formula: Velocity
Velocity = Frequency x Waveleng
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Card 2

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Electromagnetic waves, Light, Ripples in water

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Examples of Transverse Waves

Card 3

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The Oscillations occur parallel to direction of energy transfer

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Card 4

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Sound, Ultarasound

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Card 5

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Velocity = Frequency x Waveleng

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