Waves in phase?

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Homework Statement



If two waves were moving in the same direction and the crests from each wave matched up, these waves would be in phase. True or false?

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The Attempt at a Solution


true?
 

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DaveC426913
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Homework Statement



If two waves were moving in the same direction and the crests from each wave matched up, these waves would be in phase. True or false?

Homework Equations





The Attempt at a Solution


true?

Why do you think so?
 
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I'm really not sure what it means for waves to be "in phase"
 
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DaveC426913
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I'm really not sure what it means for waves to be "in phase"

Ah. Well that would be a good start. Textbook?
 

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