The Movement of Ocean Water
Pennsylvania Education Standards. The crest of a wave is the highest point of the wave. The lowest point of a wave is the trough. The distance between two adjacent crests is the wavelength. The wave height or wave amplitude is the distance from the crest to the trough. The wave frequency is the number of waves that pass a given point each second. Read More...
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The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
PA.3. Science and Technology and Engineering Education
3.3. Earth and Space Sciences
3.3.A. Earth Structure, Processes and Cycles
3.3.8.A4. Explain how the oceans form one interconnected circulation system powered by wind, tides, the Earth's rotation, and water density differences.
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