HS-PS4-1: Wave Properties in Various Media
Use mathematical representations to support a claim regarding relationships among the frequency, wavelength, and speed of waves traveling in various media. (Cause and Effect)
Clarification Statement: Examples of data could include electromagnetic radiation traveling in a vacuum and glass, sound waves traveling through air and water, and seismic waves traveling through the Earth.
Assessment Boundary: Assessment is limited to algebraic relationships and describing those relationships qualitatively.
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Relationship (𝑣 = 𝑓𝜆)
Cause and Effect
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