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# QuizApr15_2008 - 4 Wavelength is tripled 5 Amplitude and wavelength do not change Period 3 Question 1 Which of the following is an example of a

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Period 2 Question 1

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For a wave in the ocean, the amplitude is: 1. The distance beween crests 2. The height difference between a crest and a through 3. One half the height difference between the crest and a through 4. How far the wave goes up on the beach 5. none of the above
Period 2 Question 2

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If the frequency of a traveling wave is increased by a factor of three in a medium where the wave speed is constant, which of the following is the result: 1. Amplitude is one third as big 2. Amplitude is tripled 3. Wavelength is one third as big

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Unformatted text preview: 4. Wavelength is tripled 5. Amplitude and wavelength do not change Period 3 Question 1 Which of the following is an example of a longitudinal wave? 1. Sound wave in air 2. Wave traveling in a string 3. Waves in the ocean 4. All choices 1,2,3 represent longitudinal waves Period 3 Question 2 The wavelength of a traveling wave can be calculated if one knows: 1. frequency 2. Speed and amplitude 3. Amplitude and frequency 4. Frequency and speed 5. Period and amplitude...
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## This note was uploaded on 05/17/2011 for the course PHY 2053 taught by Professor Buchler during the Spring '06 term at University of Florida.

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QuizApr15_2008 - 4 Wavelength is tripled 5 Amplitude and wavelength do not change Period 3 Question 1 Which of the following is an example of a

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