# Wave Parameters: Wavelength, Amplitude, Period, Frequency & Speed

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### Which wave parameter measures the time it takes to complete one cycle?

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### 2. Which wave parameter can be found by multiplying the wavelength by the frequency?

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Using this quiz and attached worksheet, you can evaluate how well you understand wave cycles. The quiz will assess your understanding of concepts like wave cycles and frequency.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to measure your knowledge of:

• The wave parameter found by multiplying the wavelength by the frequency
• Two parameters that can both be measured in meters
• Wave parameter that measures the number of cycles completed in one second

## Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

• Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about the characteristics of wave parameters in a different light
• Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as amplitude and frequency
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the speed of a wave
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the spatial distance of one wave cycle

To learn more about waves, review the lesson on Wave Parameters: Wavelength, Amplitude, Period, Frequency and Speed that covers the following objectives:

• Explain the term wave
• Understand wave parameters
• Define amplitude
• Measure wavelength
• Define period
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