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PS100 Questions from Chapter 10 Comprehension matching A wave where the medium is displaced parallel to the direction the wave travels. The maximum distance that a particle moves from its resting position when a traveling wave passes through it. The rate that a single wave peak travels in a medium. A wave's ability to bend around corners and spread behind holes A place in a medium where a molecule naturally resides. The change in speed and direction as a wave moves from one medium into another. The result of confined waves interfering in such a way that destructive and constructive interference always occur in a fixed location. Occurs when two or more waves travel through the same medium at the same time. The distance between successive similar parts in repeating waves. The act of bouncing off the boundary between two different mediums. A fixed position of destructive interference in a standing wave. Wave where the forces stretch the bonds between molecules in a direction that is
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course PHYSICAL S 100 taught by Professor Allred during the Spring '10 term at BYU.

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