Waves and Sound Crossword
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Crossword
Description

A means of transferring energy from one point to another
Particles on the wave vibrate perpendicular to the direction that the wave is moving
Particles on these waves vibrate parallel to the direction that the wave is moving (through a series of compressions and rarefactions)
Require a medium to travel through (Ex: water waves and sound waves) 
Do not require a medium (ex: light and radio waves)
The distance from a point on one wave to the identical point on the next wave (crest to crest)
The number of waves passing each second; it is measured in Hertz
Maximum displacement of a wave from the rest position or the size of the wave or how large the wave is
Waves will bounce off barriers an angle equal to the angle they strike the barrier
Bending of a wave as it passes at an angle into another medium
Bending of waves around barriers (this occurs to a greater degree with longer waves such as sound)
Waves add as they meet
The waves partly or completely cancel as they pass
Change in frequency is heard when the source of sound and the person receiving the sound are in relative motion
material through which a wave travels
Unit of measurement for frequency
a disturbance that travels through a medium as a longitudinal wave
perception of the frequency of sound
The high point of a wave.
The low point of a wave

Scientific Wave Terms Crossword

Scientific Wave Terms Crossword
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Crossword
Description

a disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
a material through wich a wave travels
a repeated back-and-forth or up-and down motion
waves that move the medium ina direction perpendicular, or at right angles, to the direction which it travels
the highest part of a wave
the lowest part of a wave
waves that move the particles of the medium parellel to the direction in which the waves are traveling
closer together parts of a wave
farther apart areas of a wave
the maxium distance the particles of the medium carrying the wave move away from their rest positions
the distance between two points on wave
the number of complete waves that pass a given point in a certain amount of time
how far the wave travels in given amount of time
an object hitting asurface through which it cannot pass and bounces back is
bending of waves due to the change in speed
a wave moving through an opening, causing it to bend and spread
when two waves meet

Waves unit Crossword

Waves unit Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

how fast an object moves
A wave in which the particles vibrate at right angles to the direction of wave
Part of the Em spectrum . Electromagnetic radiation
material that carries waves ; solid ,liquid and gas
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place
A wave in which the particles move parallel to the path of the wave
waves caused by vibrations that are transmitted through matter. example of longitudinal
maximum displacement from rest position ; shows the amount of energy
the part of a longitudinal wave where the particles of the medium are close together
highest point of a wave
Lowest point of a wave
the time it takes for one cycle
the part of longitudinal wave where the particles of the medium are far apart
a change in the direction of a wave when the wave finds an obstacles or an edge , such as an opening
occurs when a wave bounces off a surface that it cannot pass through; upside down
a wave that require a medium to travel
the distance between one crest or trough of a wave and next
waves of energy traveling through rock
electromagnetic waves used for communication on computers , phones ,etc.
the number of complete waves that pass a given point in a certain amount of time

Waves crossword puzzle

Waves crossword puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

A substance through which a wave can travel is a__________
Any disturbance that transmits energy through matter or empty space is a_______
A wave in which the particles of the medium move perpendicularly________
A wave that travel without a medium is a__________
A wave where particles move back and forth along the path that the wave moves is a________
particles are crowded is called a________
gaps in a longitudinal wave is called a______
The top of a transverse wave is called a_____
The bottom of a transverse wave is called a_______
the amount of waves produced in a certain amount of time is called it´s _________
the height of a transverse wave is called a_________
the distance from crest to crest on a transverse wave is called a______
speed at which a wave can travel is it´s_________
word used to express frequency is called a ________
the bending of a wave is called________

waves Crossword

waves Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

High point on a transverse wave.
Low point on a transverse wave.
Vibrates the medium in the same direction in which the waves travels
Particles are far apart on a longitudinal wave.
The maximum distance the medium vibrates from the rest position
The distance between two corresponding parts of a wave
Waves bounced back after hitting a barrier
Bending of waves due to change in speed
The bending or spreading of waves as they move around a barrier or pass through an opening
Waves that required a medium
Are transverse wave
Wave passing through an object
The time for once cycle or a complete motion that returns to its staring point
Longitudinal waves that travel through a medium and cause your eardrum to vibrate
A wave that travel along the surface separating two media
The response of a standing wave to another wave of same frequency
how fast an object moves
Electromagnetic ractiation . part of the Em spectrum
Waves of energy traveling through rock
A disturbance that transfers energy from place to place

Waves and Wave Properties Crossword

Waves and Wave Properties Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A disturbance of particles that transports energy without moving matter.
The distance of one crest of a wave to another.
The top point of a wave.
The bottom of a wave.
Depends on the type of medium the wave travels through.
The distance of a wave from its resting position.
Moves energy through matter.
A wave that moves perpendicular to the direction it's going.
A wave that moves parallel to the direction it is going.
The number of times a wave passes a certain point a second.
The change in direction of a wave passing from one medium to another caused by its change in speed.
A region in a longitudinal wave where the particles are closest together.
A region in a longitudinal wave where the particles are furthest apart.
The perception on how high or low a sound is.

Waves, Sound, and Light Crossword

Waves, Sound, and Light Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A wave that requires a medium through which to travel
A wave that moves the medium in a direction prependicular to the direction in which the wave travels
A wave that moves a medium in a direction parallel to the direction in which the wave travels
The highest part of a transverse wave
The part of a longitudinal wave where the particles of the medium are close together
The part of a longitudinal wave wheree the particles of the medium are far apart
The number of complete waves that pass a givin point in a certian amount of time
The lowest part of a transverse wave
The distance between two corresponding parts of a wave
Electromagnetic waves with the longest wavelenghts and lowest frequencies
Radio waves with the shortest wavelenghts and the highest frequenies
Electromagnetic waves with the wavelenghts shorter than radio waves but longer than visible light
Electromagnetic waves that are visible to the human eye
Electromagnetic waves with the wavelenghts shorter tahn visible light ,but longer than X-rays
Electromagnetic waves with wavelenghts shorter than ultraviolet rays, but longer than gamma rays
Electromagnetic waves with the shortestwavelenghts and highest frequencies
Transverse wave that transfer electrical and magnetic energy
The change in frequency of awave as its source move in relation to an observer
The material through which a wave travels
An image that shows regions of different temperatures in different colors

PROPERTIES OF WAVES VOCABULARY Crossword

PROPERTIES OF WAVES VOCABULARY Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

a measure of its change over a single period
the reduction in volume (causing an increase in pressure)
each the top of (something such as a hill or wave).
the frequency or wavelength of their oscillations which determines their position in the electromagnetic spectrum
the rate at which a vibration occurs that constitutes a wave, either in a material (as in sound waves)
a wave vibrating in the direction of propagation.
a wave that is an oscillation of matter, and therefore transfers energy through a medium
the intervening substance through which impressions are conveyed to the senses or a force acts on objects at a distance.
diminution in the density of something, especially air or a gas. MEDICINE
a wave vibrating at right angles to the direction of its propagation.
a channel used to convey a liquid.
The distance between adjacent peaks (or adjacent troughs) on a wave .
the distance between successive crests of a wave, especially points in a sound wave or electromagnetic wave.

Waves Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Waves Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

a traveling disturbance that carries energy through matter and space
a repeated back and forth movement of matter; often necessary to produce waves
a substance or matter through which a wave travels
a type of wave in which particles move across or perpendicular to the direction the wave is traveling
a type of wave in which particles of the medium vibrate back and forth
the distance between a wave's resting point and its trough or crest
the distance between any two adjacent (side by side) wave crests or and two adjacent wave
the number of complete waves that pass a point in a certain time period
occurs when a wave bounces back after striking something
occurs when a wave passes from one medium into another and changes direction
waves that use matter to move or transfer energy
waves that move through empty space (Vacuum) or use matter to transfer energy
is the bending of waves around a barrier or object
the ability for two waves to combine and make a new wave when they overlap
wave interface that forms a larger wave when two wave amplitudes overlap
wave interference that can form a smaller wave or cancel each other out when two wave amplitudes meet

Physics Wave Crossword Puzzle

Physics Wave Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

the maximum distance a point is moved from its rest position when a wave passes through
part of a longitudinal wave where the particles in the medium are pushed together
the highest part of a wave
the number of times something occurs in a given period of time
wave in which the motion of the medium is in the same direction as the wave
substance through which waves can travel; plural of medium is media
the time required for one full wave to pass a location
part of a longitudinal wave where the particles in the medium are spread apart
the lowest part of a wave
a wave in which the motion of the medium is perpendicular to the direction of the wave
a repeating motion that travels through a medium
the distance between neighboring crests, neighboring troughs, or any other neighboring equivalent points of a wave
the distance a wave travels in a given amount of time; equal to the product of a wave's frequency (f) and its wavelength (λ)
deflection (bouncing) of a wave by a surface the wave cannot pass through; echos, mirror images, etc.
the bending (change in speed and direction) of a wave as it passes at an angle between media of different densities
the spreading and bending of waves as they move around a barrier or pass through an opening
A pulse is a single disturbance that moves through a medium from one point to the next point
the change in frequency of a wave (or other periodic event) for an observer moving relative to its source
What happens when two waves interact - can either be constructive (waves add) or destructive (cancel each other out either partially or completely)
What happens when two waves interact - can either be constructive (waves add) or destructive (cancel each other out either partially or completely)

Waves vocabulary Crossword

Waves vocabulary Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

Distance from any point on a wave to an identical point on the next wave
Maximum distance that particles of a wave's medium vibrate from their rest position
Disturbance that travels through a medium as a longitudinal wave
Electromagnetic radiation that lies within the visible range
Bouncing back of a wave when it hits a surface through which it can't pass
Number of wavelengths that pass a given point in one second; measured in Hz
Bending of a wave as it passes at an angle from one medium to another
Combination of two waves that results in one wave
Bending of a wave as it moves around an obstacle or passes through a narrow opening
Physical environment in which phenomena occur
Observed change in the frequency (pitch) of a wave when the source or observer is moving
Transverse waves that transfer electrical and magnetic energy and doesn't require a medium
Wave that requires a medium through which to travel
Vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy released during an earthquake
Wave in which particles of the medium vibrate parallel to the direction of the wave motion
Wave where particles of the medium moves perpendicularly to the direction the wave is traveling