Ch 6: Oceanic Waves & Tides

About This Chapter

In this chapter you'll find a comprehensive overview of oceanic waves and tides you can use to prepare for an exam, boost your grades or excel on an assignment. Explore entertaining lessons and mini quizzes to improve your knowledge of these concepts in a short amount of time!

Oceanic Waves & Tides - Chapter Summary

Strengthening your knowledge of oceanic waves and tides is simple with help from this self-paced chapter. By reviewing fun and engaging lessons, you can build a quality understanding of deep water waves, tides and much more. Each lesson is paired with a multiple-choice quiz you can take at your convenience to test your comprehension of key concepts. Any questions that arise while exploring the lessons can be submitted to our experts via the Dashboard. Around-the-clock mobile access makes it easy to study whenever and wherever most convenient. After completing this chapter, you will be ready to:

  • Define and discuss speed calculation as it relates to deep water waves
  • Share the meaning of shallow water waves
  • List types and features of waves and explain how they affect erosion
  • Discuss the causes and effects of tides
  • Detail how the moon, sun and gravity influence tides

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