Exploring Wave Properties and Types

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What is amplitude in a wave?

The distance from a wave's crest to its resting position

How is wavelength defined?

The measurement between the same points of two waves

What determines the type of sound you hear and the color you see?

Wavelength of the wave

In the context of a seesaw, what does amplitude represent?

Half of the total height from crest to trough

What can higher amplitudes result in for waves?

More powerful ocean waves

Learn about the properties and types of waves, including the crest, trough, amplitude, wavelength, and how they interact with matter or other forces. Join Charlie on his wave-filled adventure at the ocean and discover the fascinating patterns and results of wave action.

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