Waves Flashcards

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Identify the type of wave that builds beaches.
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Constructive wave

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Identify the type of wave that builds beaches.
Describe the swash and backwash of a destructive wave.
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Weak swash, strong backwash.

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Describe the swash and backwash of a destructive wave.
Which type of wave has a strong swash and a weak backwash?
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Constructive waves

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Which type of wave has a strong swash and a weak backwash?
What is a wave?
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A wave is a disturbance on the surface of the sea or ocean, in the form of a moving ridge or swell.

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What is a wave?
What is the fetch of a wave?
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The distance a wave has travelled.

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