5.22: Mechanical Wave Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 % Progress MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress % % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition mechanical wave Disturbance in matter that transfers energy from one place to another. medium (plural, media): Matter through which a mechanical wave moves. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description What a mechanical wave is and what it travels through, and different types of mechanical waves. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Mechanical Wave Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Tags: longitudinal wave mechanical wave medium (5 more) SCI.PHY.311.1.L.1 SCI.PSC.231.11.L.1 surface wave transverse wave Wave Subjects: science Physical Science Concept Nodes: SCI.PHY.311.1 (Mechanical Wave) SCI.PSC.231.11 (Mechanical Wave) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Nov 01, 2012 Last Modified: Sep 13, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.