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Longitudinal wave - Wikipedia

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Longitudinal waves, also known as "I waves", are waves in which the displacement of the medium is in the same direction as, or the opposite direction to, the ...

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 ...

The Anatomy of a Wave - The Physics Classroom

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If a snapshot of such a transverse wave could be taken so as to freeze the shape of the rope in time, then it would look like the following diagram.

What are compressional waves? | Reference.com

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Compressional waves are waves that move along the direction of propagation in a back and forth motion. Common examples of compressional waves include ...

Longitudinal Waves - Physics Video by Brightstorm

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Time-saving video on longitudinal waves. Longitudinal waves are waves which move particles in the direction of the wave motion. Short explanation of ...

Compression Wave: Definition & Overview - Video & Lesson ...

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As you can see from the diagram, the particle density varies in a perfect wave shape. This is how we know that longitudinal 'waves' are really waves.

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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 ...

Seismic Waves

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Seismic waves diagram The mechanical properties of the rocks that seismic waves travel through quickly organize the waves into two types. Compressional ...

Transverse and Longitudinal Waves | Zona Land Education

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Transverse waves are easy to draw; longitudinal waves are difficult to draw. The mathematics of wave motion easily maps into diagrams for transverse waves, ...

Longitudinal and transverse waves - SlideShare

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Sep 7, 2010 ... The diagram below shows a transverse wave travelling a rope. ( Nov 1996 6(a) Explain the difference between a transverse and a longitudinal ...