Waves are one way in which energy may be transferred between stores. Both mechanical and electromagnetic waves will transfer energy without matter being transferred.
What do waves transfer?
Energy but not matter
Energy and matter
Matter but not energy
What is the name of the distance from one peak to the next peak of a wave?
What is the general name for waves that require a medium to vibrate?
What is the unit for time period?
How do oscillations move in a longitudinal wave?
At right angles to the direction of wave travel
Parallel to the direction of wave travel
Which of these is an example of a transverse wave?
Which of these is not an electromagnetic wave?
Which of these groups in the electromagnetic spectrum has the highest frequency?
When radio waves are aborbed by an aerial, what type of current is created in the aerial? - Higher
Alternating current of the same frequency as the radio wave
Alternating current of a lower frequency than the radio wave
As a beam of light travelling through the air enters a glass block, it's speed ….. - Higher
Remains the same