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Waves and Wave Motion: Describing Waves
This module introduces the history of wave theories, basic descriptions of waves and wave motion, and the concepts of wave speed and frequency.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Module / Unit
  • Physics
Technical requirements:
Netscape browser
Internet Explorer (IE) browser
QuickTime plug-in
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
For educational use per the terms and conditions described in the Visionlearning, Inc. terms of use statement found at
DLESE Catalog ID: VL-PHY-1.1
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Nathaniel Stites
Visionlearning, Inc.