 Waves
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• Question 1
30 seconds
Q. Waves move ___ through vibrations
Energy
Matter
Mass
Weight
• Question 2
30 seconds
Q. Longitudinal waves are ______.
Parallel
Perpendicular
Crazy
• Question 3
30 seconds
Q. Transverse waves are ___.
Parallel
Perpendicular
Weird
• Question 4
30 seconds Q.

The highest point on a wave is:

the crest

the trough

the top

the coast

• Question 5
20 seconds Q. What kind of wave is pictured below?
compressional wave
transverse wave
sound wave
mechanical wave
• Question 6
30 seconds Q.

You can't hear sounds in outer space because there is no

medium

light

energy

heat

• Question 7
30 seconds Q.

All waves carry ________ as they travel from one place to another.

matter

space

energy

water

• Question 8
30 seconds Q. Which part of the wave is shown at letter E?
trough
crest
resting point
amplitude
• Question 9
120 seconds
Q. Any material that a wave travels through is called a ____________________.
vibration
compression
medium
crest
• Question 10
120 seconds
Q. In longitudinal waves, the parts where the coils are spread apart are called what?
rarefactions
compressions
mechanicals
longitudes
• Question 11
120 seconds
Q. In what type of wave does the medium move perpendicular to the movement of the wave?
Transverse
Longitudinal
Electromagnetic
• Question 12
120 seconds
Q. In a longitudinal wave, the parts where the coils are close together are called what?
longitudes
rarefactions
compressions
contractions
• Question 13
30 seconds
Q. Which travels faster, light or sound?
light
sound
• Question 14
30 seconds
Q. What type of wave move a slinky back and forth?
longitudinal
transverse
• Question 15
30 seconds
Q. Which type of wave does sound travel in?
Transverse
Longitudinal
• Question 16
300 seconds
Q. Which answer best explains what causes a wave?
Shaking
Potential energy
Light
Vibrations
• Question 17
300 seconds Q. What kind of wave is pictured?
Transverse
Longitudinal
surface
none of the above
• Question 18
30 seconds
Q.

What does a wave carry from place to place?

energy

matter

people

• Question 19
30 seconds
Q.

A wave that can travel through matter and empty space is a:

electromagnetic wave

longitudinal wavy

transverse wave

• Question 20
30 seconds
Q.

Which are properties of a mechanical wave?