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7A: Deep- And Shallow-Water Waves Started: June 27, 2009 3:26 PM Questions: 26     1. 7A-1  (Points: 1)      As the insert is pulled to the right, a succession of wave crests can be seen crossing the ocean surface and  moving into _____________ water. a. shallower b. deeper   Save Answer     2. 7A-2  (Points: 1)      Your observations show that as the wave travels from deep water into shallow water, the wavelength  _______________. a. increases b. remains the same c. decreases   Save Answer     3. 7A-3  (Points: 1)   
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  Your observations indicate that as the waves travel from deep to shallow water, the wave period  _________________. a. increases b. remains the same c. decreases   Save Answer     4. 7A-4  (Points: 1)      Your results show that as a wave travels from deep to shallow water, the celerity _____________________. a. increases b. remains the same c. decreases   Save Answer     5. 7A-5  (Points: 1)      You recorded in the table a wavelength of about ___________ m for a wave in the deep-water zone of the  Wave Analyzer Slide Chart. a. 70 b. 85
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c. 100   Save Answer     6. 7A-6  (Points: 1)      The wave must have been in water having a depth of at least ________ meters to be classified as a deep- water wave. 1.    Save Answer     7. 7A-7  (Points: 1)      Beginning in the transitional-wave zone and throughout the shallow-water zone, interactions with the bottom 
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