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## Longitudinal wave

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Longitudinal waves, also known as "l waves", are waves in which the displacement of the ... Some transverse waves are mechanical, meaning that the wave needs a medium to travel through. Tr...

## Transverse and Longitudinal Waves - HyperPhysics

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For transverse waves the displacement of the medium is perpendicular to the direction of propagation of the wave. A ripple on a pond and a wave on a string are ...

## Lesson 43: Transverse & Longitudinal Waves

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Transverse waves are the waves that have the classical wave shape ... Most people don't usually picture longitudinal waves when they think of a wave. Imagine ...

Feb 7, 2012 ... A longitudinal or compression wave is created by a disturbance that is along the direction the wave will travel. A transverse wave is created by ...

## What is a transverse wave? - Everything Maths and Science

Definition 2: Transverse wave. A transverse wave is a wave where the movement of the particles of the ... Draw a picture to show the motion of the ribbon.

## Wave motion Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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When most people think of waves, naturally, one of the first images that comes to mind is that of waves on the ocean. These are an example of a transverse wave ...

## Transverse and Longitudinal Waves - OpenStax CNX

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Sep 1, 2004 ... In a transverse wave, as the wave is moving in one direction, it is creating ... of waves - even of sound waves - are pictures of transverse waves.

## Waves/Transverse, Longitudinal and Torsional waves - Wikibooks ...

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(See image on right) Ocean waves are simultaneously transverse and longitudinal, the net effect being (nearly) circular undulations in the position of water ...

## Longitudinal and Transverse Wave Motion

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The difference between transverse and longitudinal waves is the direction in which ... Because the image is different from a typical wave, it is difficult to call them ...

## 1 Waves - Examstutor.com

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We can look at longitudinal and transverse waves in detail. For this ... Image. This wave is a transverse wave. We can see from this diagram that the particles that ...

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### Transverse & Longitudinal Waves: Definition & Examples - Video ...

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What comes to mind when you think of a wave? Chances are your mental image takes the form of a transverse wave. But longitudinal waves are just as...