MS-PS4-1: Wave Properties
Use mathematical representations to describe a simple model for waves that includes how the amplitude of a wave is related to the energy in a wave. (Patterns)
Clarification Statement: Emphasis is on describing waves with both qualitative and quantitative thinking.
Assessment Boundary: Assessment does not include electromagnetic waves and is limited to standard repeating waves.
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