Get kids THINKING - this is more than a definition-style quiz!
This NGSS waves quiz includes 10 multiple choice questions covering the NGSS standards MS-PS4-1 and MS-PS-4-2. Topics include waves (mechanical versus electromagnetic), the parts of a wave (crest, trough, amplitude, wavelength), and why different waves would have different amounts of energy. The questions mimic how NGSS-based standardized tests ask about these topics and include simple diagrams to analyze.
(Please note: The questions represent an OVERVIEW of waves as intended by MS-PS4-1 and MS-PS4-2, so they do not include questions about wave interference, longitudinal versus transverse waves, etc.)
Two very similar versions of the quiz are provided. Wandering eyes will see a quiz that looks like their own, but the answers choices have been changed between the versions.
INCLUDES ANSWER KEYS
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