Wave Characteristics (Grades 11-12)
Instructions: Read each question carefully. Choose the answer that best fits the question. If the question involves calculations, you must show all your math work.
- open coil
a. What is the frequency of the motion?
b. What is the period of the swing?
- maximum oscillation
- the shorter the length, the greater the period
- the greater the length, the shorter the period
- the greater the length, the longer the period
- Length is independent of period.
a. What is the frequency of the train cars?
b. What is the train's speed?