Science

Electromagnetic and mechanical waves have different characteristics that make them advantageous for certain applications. Select the reasons that mechanical waves, such as ultrasound, are used for soft tissue imaging and to identify fractures in metals.

Question 1 options:

mechanical waves are less likely to damage materials than most electromagnetic waves.


mechanical waves have more energy than electromagnetic waves


mechanical waves can transmit results more rapidly than electromagnetic waves


mechanical waves generate vibrations that are sensitive to changes in temperature and density

MULTIPLE CHOICE

A and C?

asked by Maya
  1. A and C

    posted by ob

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. science

    Electromagnetic and mechanical waves have different characteristics that make them advantageous for certain applications. Select the reasons that mechanical waves, such as ultrasound, are used for soft tissue imaging and to
  2. Science

    Im sorry i am totally stumped What is the main difference between mechanical and electromagnetic waves A. Mechanical waves involve the transfer of energy; electromagnetic waves do not B. Mechanical waves require a medium to travel
  3. Science

    What is the main difference between mechanical and electromagnetic waves? A. Mechanical weaves involved transfers energy; electromagnetic waves do not B. Mechanical waves require a medium to travel in; electromagnetic waves do
  4. Science

    1. Which of the following statements about mechanical waves is true? a. mechanical waves require a medium to travel through b. mechanical waves do not have amplitude and wavelength c. mechanical waves do not have frequency d.
  5. Science

    What is the main difference between mechanical and electromagnet waves? a)Mechanical waves involve transfer of energy; electromagnet waves do not. b)Mechanical waves require a medium to travel in; electromagnet waves do not.
  6. Science

    1. What is the main difference between mechanical and electromagnetic waves? A. Mechanical waves involve transfer of energy, electromagnetic waves do not. B. Mechanical waves require a medium to travel in, electromagnetic waves do
  7. Science

    1. What is the main difference between mechanical and electromagnetic waves? A. Mechanical waves involve transfer of energy, electromagnetic waves do not. B. Mechanical waves require a medium to travel in, electromagnetic waves do
  8. Science

    1. What is the main difference between mechanical and electromagnetic waves? A. Mechanical waves involve transfer of energy, electromagnetic waves do not. B. Mechanical waves require a medium to travel in, electromagnetic waves do
  9. Waves and the Media

    What do mechanical waves such as sound need that electromagnetic waves do not?
  10. Physics

    What is stimulated emission? a. the process of distinguishing between sources of electromagnetic waves. b. the process of reducing mechanical waves' energy. c. the process of amplifying sound waves. d. producing move light waves

More Similar Questions