Ch 23: AP Physics 2: Wave Models

About This Chapter

It's easy to master wave models in physics with the short, fun lessons in this informative chapter. Ahead of the AP Physics 2 exam, review our text and video lessons as a comprehensive study guide so you're ready to get the best score possible on test day.

AP Physics 2: Wave Models - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, our instructors explain some of the different kinds of wave models, as well as wave-particle duality. Work at your own pace as you review the topics that you know you need to study for the AP Physics 2 exam. Each lesson is followed by a multiple-choice quiz you can use to assess your readiness to move on. You're welcome to review these learning tools on any mobile device or computer 24 hours a day for a completely flexible study option. Once you complete this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Describe particle duality and the Davisson-Germer experiment
  • Discuss the wave nature of matter
  • Explain the particle and wave models of matter
  • Predict the dependence of major features of a diffraction pattern
  • Define the de Brogile hypothesis

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