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Wave speed in water

  1. Mar 8, 2006 #1
    why does the wave speed change when travelling over different depths.Does it travel faster when going over deeper water?
     
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  3. Mar 8, 2006 #2

    mezarashi

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    The velocity of waves is dependant on the nature of the medium. The depth certainly affects this nature. Waves travel faster in deeper waters.
     
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