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Here are a few questions that I have answered; can someone please check if they are correct? Thanks!

1.In which type of waves do the particles in a medium move parallel to the direction that the waves move?
Ans- longitudinal waves

2.Which type of wave carries the most energy?
Ans- high frequency, short wavelength

3.What change takes place in a wave when the frequency of the wave increases?
Ans- A greater number of wavelengths pass a point per given second

4.In which type of wave do the particles in a medium move perpindicular to the direction that the wave moves?
Ans- transverse waves

-MC

  • Physical Science -

    all ok, but the third one could have several answers.

  • Physical Science -

    Mkay, thanks
    -MC

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