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Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning Quiz Questions - Waves I
Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning


The distance between any point on a wave and the equivalent point on the next wave is known as the

 

Wavelength
Amplitude
Frequency
Speed

The number of waves passing any point per second is the

 

Wavelength
Amplitude
Frequency
Speed

When waves bend round the side of obstacles or spread out as they pass a gap, this is known as

 

Dispersion
Interference
Diffraction
Diffusion

The wavelength of a wave is normally measured in

 

Metres per Second
Metres
Seconds per Metre
Hertz

The SI unit of frequency is

 

Metres per Second
Metres
Seconds per Metre
Hertz

In the fundamental wave equation frequency x wavelength =

 

Distance Travelled
Speed
Speed of light
Amplitude

The maximum distance a point moves from its rest point when a wave passes is known as the

 

Wavelength
Amplitude
Frequency
Speed

The speed of light is usually measured in

 

Metres per Second
Metres
Seconds per Metre
Hertz

The two main types of wave are

 

Transverse Longitudinal
Inverse Longitudinal
Reverse Longitudinal
Reverse Longitudinal

The Greek letter lambda is usually used to indicate what ?

 

Wavelength
Amplitude
Frequency
Speed


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