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1 Energy of Waves Book O Chapter 1

2 A wave can make a leaf bob up and down on the water, but it cannot move the leaf toward the shore. This is because waves only transfer A. Media B. Crests C. Energy D. Matter

3 A wave can make a leaf bob up and down on the water, but it cannot move the leaf toward the shore. This is because waves only transfer A. Media B. Crests C. Energy D. Matter

4 How do waves transfer energy? A. By a combination of waves B. By the vibration of particles in a medium C. Through ocean waves D. Through compression

5 How do waves transfer energy? A. By a combination of waves B. By the vibration of particles in a medium C. Through ocean waves D. Through compression

6 The number of waves produced in a given amount of time is the A.Amplitude B.Wavelength C.Frequency D.Wave speed

7 The number of waves produced in a given amount of time is the A.Amplitude B.Wavelength C.Frequency D.Wave speed

8 A phenomenon that occurs when two objects naturally vibrate at the same frequency A.Interference B.Refraction C.Diffraction D.Resonance

9 A phenomenon that occurs when two objects naturally vibrate at the same frequency A.Interference B.Refraction C.Diffraction D.Resonance

10 A. Frequency B.Wave speed C.Wavelength D.Amplitude The distance from any point on a wave to an identical point on the next wave

11 The distance from any point on a wave to an identical point on the next wave A. Frequency B.Wave speed C.Wavelength D.Amplitude

12 A periodic disturbance in a solid, liquid, or gas as energy is transmitted through a medium A. Medium B. Mechanical wave C. Wave D. Interference

13 A periodic disturbance in a solid, liquid, or gas as energy is transmitted through a medium A. Medium B. Mechanical wave C. Wave D. Interference

14 A section of a longitudinal wave where the particles are crowded together is called a A. Compression B. Vibration C. Rarefaction D. Surface wave

15 A section of a longitudinal wave where the particles are crowded together is called a A. Compression B. Vibration C. Rarefaction D. Surface wave

16 Which of these waves do NOT require a medium? A. Radio waves B. Ocean waves C. Sound waves D. Seismic waves

17 Which of these waves do NOT require a medium? A. Radio waves B. Ocean waves C. Sound waves D. Seismic waves

18 A physical environment in which phenomena occur A. Mechanical wave B. Transverse wave C. Wave D. Medium

19 A physical environment in which phenomena occur A. Mechanical wave B. Transverse wave C. Wave D. Medium

20 If a wave is traveling at a certain speed and you cut its frequency in half, what would happen to its wavelength? A. The wavelength would remain the same. B. The wavelength would be doubled. C. The wavelength would be halved. D. The wavelength would produce a standing wave.

21 If a wave is traveling at a certain speed and you cut its frequency in half, what would happen to its wavelength? A. The wavelength would remain the same. B. The wavelength would be doubled. C. The wavelength would be halved. D. The wavelength would produce a standing wave.

22 Which of the following is NOT a property of a wave? A. Refraction B. Amplitude C. Wavelength D. Frequency

23 Which of the following is NOT a property of a wave? A. Refraction B. Amplitude C. Wavelength D. Frequency

24 When the crests of one wave overlap the crests of another wave or waves, this occurs: A. Resonant frequencies B. Destructive interference C. Constructive interference D. Diffraction

25 When the crests of one wave overlap the crests of another wave or waves, this occurs: A. Resonant frequencies B. Destructive interference C. Constructive interference D. Diffraction

26 The bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the ray hits a surface that it does not penetrate A. Refraction B. Reflection C. Standing wave D. Interference

27 The bouncing back of a ray of light, sound, or heat when the ray hits a surface that it does not penetrate A. Refraction B. Reflection C. Standing wave D. Interference

28 A change in the direction of a wave when the wave finds an obstacle or an edge A. Refraction B. Resonance C. Diffraction D. Interference

29 A change in the direction of a wave when the wave finds an obstacle or an edge A. Refraction B. Resonance C. Diffraction D. Interference

30 The speed at which a wave travels through a medium A. Wavelength B. Wave speed C. Amplitude D. Frequency

31 The speed at which a wave travels through a medium A. Wavelength B. Wave speed C. Amplitude D. Frequency

32 A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel to the direction of the wave motion A. Medium B. Transverse wave C. Electromagnetic wave D. Longitudinal wave

33 A wave in which the particles of the medium vibrate parallel to the direction of the wave motion A. Medium B. Transverse wave C. Electromagnetic wave D. Longitudinal wave

34 A wave that does NOT require a medium A. Surface wave B. Mechanical wave C. Medium D. Electromagnetic wave

35 A wave that does NOT require a medium A. Surface wave B. Mechanical wave C. Medium D. Electromagnetic wave

36 When two objects, such as marimba bars and columns, vibrate at the same frequency, this occurs. A. Resonance B. Reflection C. Amplitude D. Refraction

37 When two objects, such as marimba bars and columns, vibrate at the same frequency, this occurs. A. Resonance B. Reflection C. Amplitude D. Refraction

38 The bending of a wave as the wave passes between two substances in which the speed of the wave differs A. Interference B. Refraction C. Diffraction D. Resonance

39 The bending of a wave as the wave passes between two substances in which the speed of the wave differs A. Interference B. Refraction C. Diffraction D. Resonance

40 The maximum distance that the particles of a wave s medium vibrate from their rest position A. Wave speed B. Wavelength C. Amplitude D. Frequency

41 The maximum distance that the particles of a wave s medium vibrate from their rest position A. Wave speed B. Wavelength C. Amplitude D. Frequency

42 The combination of two or more waves that result in a single wave A. Resonance B. Interference C. Diffraction D. Refraction

43 The combination of two or more waves that result in a single wave A. Resonance B. Interference C. Diffraction D. Refraction

44 A wave in which the particles move perpendicularly to the direction the wave is traveling A. Transverse wave B. Electromagnetic wave C. Medium D. Longitudinal wave

45 A wave in which the particles move perpendicularly to the direction the wave is traveling A. Transverse wave B. Electromagnetic wave C. Medium D. Longitudinal wave

46 A transverse wave and a longitudinal wave that combine at or near the boundary between two media A. Transverse wave B. Electromagnetic wave C. Medium D. Surface wave

47 A transverse wave and a longitudinal wave that combine at or near the boundary between two media A. Transverse wave B. Electromagnetic wave C. Medium D. Surface wave

48 A wave that requires a medium through which to travel A. Light wave B. Electromagnetic wave C. Mechanical wave D. Compression

49 A wave that requires a medium through which to travel A. Light wave B. Electromagnetic wave C. Mechanical wave D. Compression

50 A pattern of vibration that simulates a wave that is standing still A. Diffraction B. Resonance C. Reflection D. Standing wave

51 A pattern of vibration that simulates a wave that is standing still A. Diffraction B. Resonance C. Reflection D. Standing wave

52 What kind of wave is this? A. Transverse B. Longitudinal C. Standing wave

53 What kind of wave is this? A. Transverse B. Longitudinal C. Standing wave

54 What kind of wave is this?

55 What kind of wave is this? Transverse wave

56 This is an example of a wave. A. Transverse B. Electromagnetic C. Surface wave

57 This is an example of a wave. A. Transverse B. Electromagnetic C. Surface wave

58 A slinky can be used to show: A. Transverse waves B. Longitudinal waves C. Both transverse & longitudinal waves D. Neither transverse or longitudinal waves

59 A slinky can be used to show: A. Transverse waves B. Longitudinal waves C. Both transverse & longitudinal waves D. Neither transverse or longitudinal waves

60 Reflection? Refraction? Both? Neither? WHY??

61 This image shows both reflection from the surface of the water, and refraction as the beams of light change media from the air to the water. The light waves travel faster in the water than in air.

62 What is the speed (v) of a wave that has a wavelength ( )of 5m and a frequency (f) of 4 Hz? v = 5m x 4 Hz = m/s

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