Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 19 - Think and Explain: 60

Answer

a. Longitudinal. b. Transverse. c. Transverse.

Work Step by Step

a. Sound is a transverse wave. b, c. Waves in a stretched string/rope are transverse waves. This is discussed on pages 361-362, and shown in Figure 19.6.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.