Waves Worksheet with Transverse and Longitudinal Sound Waves

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Description

This waves worksheet is a review of the basic properties of transverse and longitudinal waves.

In this activity, students will:

  • MEASURE the frequency, wavelength, amplitude, and speed of 4 transverse waves.
  • DRAW both a transverse and a longitudinal wave based on provided information.
  • ANALYZE a diagram of a longitudinal wave.
  • ANSWER analysis questions.

Students will need to be familiar with the following vocabulary to complete the worksheet on their own:

  • Wavelength
  • Transverse wave
  • Longitudinal wave
  • Wave frequency
  • Sound wave
  • Amplitude
  • Compression
  • Wave speed
  • Rarefaction

You may also be interested in our Waves Informational Text with Questions!

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  • Please note that this resource is not editable.
  • Answer key included.
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Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 6–8 texts and topics.
Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 9–10 texts and topics.
NGSSMS-PS4-1
Use mathematical representations to describe a simple model for waves that includes how the amplitude of a wave is related to the energy in a wave. Emphasis is on describing waves with both qualitative and quantitative thinking. Assessment does not include electromagnetic waves and is limited to standard repeating waves.

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