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Transverse waves

by ronit
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ronit
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Apr14-10, 10:33 AM
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[b]1. why are transverse waves known as shear waves?
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thebigstar25
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Apr14-10, 12:46 PM
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I think it is because that the transverse wave is such a wave which its disturbance (or oscillation) is in a direction perpendicular to the direction of motion of the wave..


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