Physics MCAT Wave Chapter 6

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Physics MCAT Wave Chapter 6

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Waves is a transfer of momentum and energy via a medium
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Mechanical waves doesn't require a medium
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Transverse Wave
    • A. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced perpendicular to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as waves on a string.

    • B. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced parellel to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as waves on a string.

    • C. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced perpendicular to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as sound wave in air

    • D. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced perpendicular to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as sound wave in air

  • 4. 
    Longitudinal Wave
    • A. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced perpendicular to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as waves on a string.

    • B. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced parellel to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as waves on a string.

    • C. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced perpendicular to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as sound wave in air

    • D. 

      Is one which the medium is displaced parellel to the wave to direction of wave propagation, such as sound wave in air

  • 5. 
    Highest point: