Praxis Physics (5265): Practice & Study Guide

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Getting a passing score on the Praxis Physics exam is within reach when you utilize the helpful lessons provided in our study guide. You'll review the subjects that you could be tested on in our short video and text lessons, and the multiple-choice quizzes can help you see how well you'll do on test day.
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19 chapters in Praxis Physics (5265): Practice & Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - Vibrations and Waves: Energy and Motion  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Wave Parameters: Wavelength, Amplitude, Period, Frequency & Speed  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Transverse & Longitudinal Waves: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What is Sound? - Definition and Factors Affecting the Speed of Sound  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Pitch and Volume in Sound Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Electromagnetic Waves: Definition, Sources & Properties  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The Nature of Light: Origin, Spectrum & Color Frequency  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Reflection: Angle of Incidence and Curved Surfaces  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Resonance: Definition & Transmission of Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Transparent and Opaque Materials in Electromagnetic Waves  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Color: White Light, Reflection & Absorption  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Refraction & Dispersion: Definition, Snell's Law & Index of Refraction  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Diffraction: Relation to Sound & Light and Effects of Wavelength  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Constructive and Destructive Interference  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - The Doppler Effect: Definition, Examples & Applications  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Wave-Particle Duality: Concept, Explanation & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The 7 Major Regions of the Electromagnetic Spectrum  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Diffuse Reflection: Definition, Examples & Surfaces  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Light Rays: Definition, Types & Sources  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What is a Prism? - Definition & Refraction  Take Quiz
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