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1. ### In the open ocean, what s the difference b/t a packet of deep water waves and a packet of shallow water waves ?

Shallow, usually rougher and the frequency is often shorter (more waves in a certain distance than long frequency. Deep , more calm and longer frequency (fewer waves in a certain distance.

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 15/11/2008

2. ### Tsunamis, Are There Actually Waves ?

...because they inundate like high tides. But this isn't just any ordinary wave . It can travel at 500 mph deep under the sea. That doesn't mean that it destroys ships...

7 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 25/03/2011

3. ### A wave passes a patch of water and causes the water particles to move in elliptical motions. What can you infe?

(c). in deep water, to first order, particles move in vertical circles. when the vertical..., it's because the bottom topography is being felt -- so the wave must be a shallow water wave .

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 01/04/2014

4. ### What determines the form, height, and length of ocean waves ?

...39;s say that you have two different groups of waves moving toward each other from different directions...crest. Trough meets trough makes DEEP trough. Crest meets trough, ocean goes...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 17/05/2010

5. ### what happens if your swimming during a tsunami?

...where you are swimming for one thing. If you are out in deep water when a wave passes by, you bob up and down. That's pretty much it. If...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 05/02/2010

6. ### What are secrets of the oceans?

Way way deep down in the ocean there is like a bubble or something with another ocean in it with waves moving on a shore. Its weird and true i saw it on the discovery channel

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 06/06/2009

7. ### Earthquake Questions?

... waves are called ___seismic waves __ ______ because they travel through the earth's interior. Question 6 Earthquakes deeper than 100km occur at this type of plate boundaries...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 20/06/2013

8. ### What is a non-volcanic natural disaster that might be linked to a volcanic eruption?

For the first question, deep sea volcanic eruptions can trigger tsunamis by generating an upwards force that results in a wave .

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 09/11/2010

9. ### Describe the tectonic conditions that lead to the formation of?

... that a plate edge or a plate interior? There are P- waves , S- waves , and L- waves . They all move differently...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 26/01/2008

10. ### Coffee Stirrers as Sound Absorbers?

... put into a bundle. they small diameter will block alot of the broad frequency sound, deeper sounds, it actaully blocks the sound wave and breaks it up.. The shorter / narrower frequency can...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 27/12/2011