Q. 43 A3.8( 16 Votes )

Distinguish between longitudinal and transverse waves.

Answer :

Longitudinal waves :- The general name of the waves on which the particles of the medium vibrate in the same direction as wave is longitudinal wave. Where as

Transverse waves:- The general name of the waves on which the particles of the medium vibrate at the right angle is known as transverse wave.


Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
view all courses