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Water Waves


    • Water waves are an example of transverse waves.
    • Transverse wave= has undulations (up and down) which are at right angles to the direction the wave is travelling in/energy transfer

water waves

water waves

    • Waves transfer energy from one place to another .
    • If a wave hits a surface, it is reflected = direction of wave will be changed

water waves

    • If two waves meet, their displacements (amplitudes) come together = SUPERPOSITION
    • Two identical crests meet = height of each wave added together = crest height doubles

identical troughs

    • meet = depth of each wave added together =

trough depth doubles

    • One crest and one trough meet = subtract trough depth from crest height = flat water surface

 

How long have you…? (present perfect 4) Exercises


 

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Use the information given to create questions beginning with ‘How long…?’

• It is snowing.

• The weather is shining.

• John and Kate are married.

• My brother has gone on holiday.

• My aunty and uncle live in Canada.

• My sister is a teacher.

• I work at the chemist.

• I’ve known Susan since I was a baby.

• Jonathan is learning to speak to Mandarin.

 

 

 

Fill in the missing gaps in the sentences using the present perfect (=has/have + past participle)

• I have known Kate a long time.

• My brother has been playing the piano he was 11 years old.

• My mum and dad on holiday to America. They

gone since last Sunday.

• I Ben and Emma since primary school.

We to the same primary and secondary school.

• My sister learning to speak French because she
is going to France next month.

 

 

Use the appropriate words in the missing gaps.

have you lived       lives      to

has been       works        have known

I have bought       have worked.

• My sister in Spain. She is studying Spanish

with her friend Rosie. I Rosie since I was 5.

• Spencer like with Jamie. They have worked

together for 2 years.

• How long in Australia?

• a new dress for prom.

• He to Thorpe park.

 

 

Challenge: Create 4 of your own questions beginning with ‘How long……?’

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