Wave introduction lesson created in accordance to the Pearsons BTEC national specification for applied science. This is the first lesson in the physics C1 working with waves topic. The new specification requires students to sit an externally assessed examination in January. Includes slide animations, embedded video, practice questions with answers on slides and a worksheet.
Relevant chapter: Principles and applications of science. Pearson Applied science (Student 1) textbook-Page 57-58
NB: This lesson is packed full of key definitions, i would recommend printing the slides as handouts (6 to a page).
The following areas have been covered from the specification in this lesson.
C1 Working with waves
Understand the features common to all waves and use the following terms as applied to waves: