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Master Math: Essential Physics by David Allen Lawrence, Debra Anne Ross Lawrence

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Chapter 13WAVES, SOUND, AND LIGHT

13.1. Traveling Waves

13.2. Standing Waves

13.3. Sound Waves

13.4. Light Waves: Interference and Diffraction

13.5. Electromagnetic Radiation

13.6. Reflection and Refraction

13.7. Lenses and Mirrors

13.8. Key Concepts and Practice Problems

“When one door closes another door opens, but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.”

“God has strewn our paths with wonders, and we should certainly not go through Life with our eyes shut.”

Both attributed to Alexander Graham Bell

13.1. Traveling Waves

• Waves can be divided into two categories: mechanical waves and electromagnetic waves. Mechanical waves include waves in water or air, sound waves, and ...

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