Properties of waves - OCR Gateway

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What do waves transfer?

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What is the name of the distance from peak to peak of a wave?

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How is wave velocity, or speed, calculated?

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How do oscillations move in a transverse wave?

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How do oscillations move in a longitudinal wave?

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What is the name for an area of low pressure in a longitudinal wave?

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What is the wave velocity of a 1,000 Hz wave with a wavelength of 0.04 m?

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What is the accepted value for the speed of sound in air?

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What is the general name for waves that require a medium to vibrate?

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What is the speed of a sound wave that takes 0.5 s to travel 750 m?