3B10.20-Longitudinal Pulses and Waves

3b1020transverse pulses and waves

Video: Instructor’s video

Description: A slinky can be stretched across a classroom floor to show Transverse waves and pulses.


  1. Fix one end of the slinky and stretch across the classroom
  2. Move the opposite end
    Have someone hold one end fixed, and move the other end back and forth.