Waves Web Quest

Download the sheet at the bottom of the page by clicking on the down arrow.  Use this to help navigate through the web quest.  Type your answers right on the sheet.  Once you are done, you will have to add one drawing once you have printed the sheet.

You will be finding information about waves on a variety of websites.  Follow the directions on this site to help yourself find the answers.  Just click on the name of each site and see what there is to learn.  Don't forget the conclusion to wrap it all up when you're done!

        Answer questions 1 and 2.    
        Answer questions 3 and 4.    
ACTIVITY:  Experiment with the waves frequency and amplitude.  Observe what happens to the wavelength with each change you make.  Include your observations in your answer to question 5.    
        Answer questions 6, 7, and 8.    
        Use the pictures at the bottom of the page to answer question 9.    
ACTIVITY:  Slide the red switch to change the transparent material.  Use the different speeds to answer questions 10, 11, and 12.    
ACTIVITY:  Use the wavelength to select your favorite color.  Then, change just the amplitude of each wave.  Use your observations to answer question 13.    
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Nov 14, 2012, 10:29 AM