In transverse waves, the particles move in ___.
the direction perpendicular to the direction of wave
the direction parallel to the direction of wave
the direction diagonal to the direction of wave
- a direction that cannot be predicted
An ocean wave is an example of a longitudinal wave.
Which of these is an example of longitudinal wave?
Both of these
None of these
Particles in a longitudinal wave move perpendicular to the direction of the wave propagation.
Q. Is sound wave travelling through air longitudinal or transverse in nature? [3 marks]
Q. In a longitudinal wave, the particles move in _____ to the direction of the wave.
- parallel manner
- perpendicular manner
- random manner
- parabolic manner
Which of the following is/are transverse wave(s)?
Ultrasonic wave in air
Infrasonic wave in air
Infrared waves in air
Radio waves in vacuum
Q. In a gaseous medium, a sound wave is ___.
- (a) and (b) above.
Q. Which of the following are not examples of longitudinal wave?
- Sound of flute
- Sound of guitar
- Radio wave
- Light wave
- Magnetic waves
Q. Rarefaction is the region of
density of molecules.