A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

anonymous

  • one year ago

where is rarefaction on a wave

  • This Question is Open
  1. IrishBoy123
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    r = opposite of compression, eg longitudanal sound wave equiv of peaks & troughs in a sinusoid....

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    On a longitudinal wave, the spread out part of the wave is the rarefaction. The part of the wave that is close together is called compression.

  3. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.