How are water waves different from electromagnetic waves?
electromagnetic waves can travel through vacuum while water waves travel in water. ...
Are light waves and water waves examples of transverse waves?
Yes (but not sound in water)
What are characteristics of water waves make them transverse waves?
There are many forms of water waves. The characteristics of water waves that are transverse waves are that the particles of the wave move perpendicular to the direction the wave moves. ...
What does contrast electromagnetic waves with water and sound waves mean?
It means explain how electromagnetic waves are different than water and sound waves. ...
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In terms of source what is the difference and similarities of sound waves and water waves?
Sound waves and water waves are similar in that they are both caused by vibrations and carry energy. They are different in that a sound waves are three dimensional, while water waves are just two dimensional. ...