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Question 11.Both diffuse and specular reflection will cause an object to appear
Question 22.Which wave parameter measures the height of the crest of a wave?
Question 33.Which wave parameter measures the spatial distance of one wave cycle?
Question 44.Which type of electromagnetic waves are used to study the molecular structures of crystalline solids?
Question 55.When looking into the inner surface of a silver spoon, you would see the image of your chin projected
Question 66.The waves you can make with a jump rope would be which type of waves?
Question 77.Rainwater on an asphalt road can cause specular reflection if the water
Question 88.A sonic boom is produced when an airplane travels
Question 99.All sound waves are which type of wave?
Question 1010.When studying the photoelectric effect, scientists observed that _____were emitted from metal in response to a beam of light.
Question 1111.The waves with the largest wavelengths are which type of waves?
Question 1212.The visible light spectrum sits between the _____ and _____ regions of the electromagnetic spectrum.
Question 1313.The carotenoids on a yellow bird's feathers absorb all light frequencies except for
Question 1414.The index of refraction compares the speed of light in a certain medium with the speed of light in
Question 1515.Which type of EM wave do we utilize to increase the thermal energy of our food?
Question 1616.When playing a trumpet, the vibrations made by the lips on the mouthpiece have to match the resonant frequency of
Question 1717.In constructive interference, the two waves' amplitudes are
Question 1818.The substance that a sound wave travels through is called the
Question 1919.Transparency is caused by the _____ of light waves.
Question 2020.Because a full wave cycle always takes the same amount of time, we say that waves have a _____ nature.
Question 2121.Which two parameters can both be measured in meters?
Question 2222.Sounds in the _____ range are best for reflecting off of small objects.
Question 2323.The law of reflection states that the angle of reflection is equal to the angle of
Question 2424.The crests and troughs of a transverse wave are like the compressions and _____ of a longitudinal wave.
Question 2525.Specular reflection would most likely occur from a
Question 2626.While the actual frequency does not change, the apparent frequency may change if the wave source is
Question 2727.Amplitude is a measure of how much _____ is being carried by a wave.
Question 2828.Scientists questioned the wave theory of light when they saw that increasing the light intensity would only increase the _____ of emitted electrons.
Question 2929.On the electromagnetic spectrum, the waves with the highest frequencies have the smallest
Question 3030.Which of the following is NOT a pure spectral color?
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