GAME NAME:

WAVES AND ELECTRICITY

SINGLE JEOPARDY!®  

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Explanation

WAVE TYPES

WAVE

TYPES

IDENTIFY THE TYPE OF WAVE

BASED ON THE CLUES.

PROPERTIES

PROP

ERTIES

IDENTIFY THESE PROPERTIES

OF WAVES.

ELECTRICITY

ELECT

RICITY

IDENTIFY THESE ELECTRICAL

TERMS BASED ON THE CLUES.

WAVES

WAVES

IDENTIFY THE WAVES BASED

ON THE CLUE

ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVE

ELECTRO

MAGNETI

IDENTIFY THESE DIFFERENT

TYPES OF ELECTROMAGNETIC

WAVES

LEFT OVERS

LEFT

OVERS

IDENTIFY THE ANSWER BASED

ON THE CLUES

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

PARTICLES IN MATTER MOVE

AT RIGHT ANGLES TO THE

DIRECTION IN WHICH THE

WAVE TRAVELS

TRANSVERSE

THE NUMBER OF

WAVELENGTHS THAT PASS A

POINT EACH SECOND

FREQUENCY

MOVEMENT OF ELECTRIC

CHARGES IN A SINGLE

DIRECTION

CURRENT

CAUSED BY AN UNDER OCEAN

EARTHQUAKE

TSUNAMI

HIGH FREQUENCY HIGH

TEMPERATURE WAVE THAT IS

RADIOACTIVE

GAMMA

WAVES TRANSFER THIS

ENERGY

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

REQUIRES A MEDIUM FOR THE

ENERGY TO BE TRANSFERRED

MECHANICAL

HOW DIFFERENT FREQUENCIES

ARE HEARD

DIFFERENT PITCH

UNIT OF MEASURE FOR

CURRENT

AMPERES

THIS EFFECT CAUSES SOUND

WAVES THAT ARE MOVING

TOWARD YOU TO BE LOUDER

DOPPLER EFFECT

THE COLORS OF THE RAINBOW

FROM COOLEST TO HOTTEST.

ROYGBIV

WAVES ARE A _____ THAT

TRANSMITS ENERGY

DISTURBANCE

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

THE TEMPERATURE OF THIS

WAVE IS DETERMINED BY THE

FREQUENCY

ELECTROMAGNETIC OR

LIGHT

SHORTER WAVELENGTH WILL

_____ THE FREQUENCY

INCREASE

THE FORCE THAT CAUSES

CURRENT TO FLOW

VOLTAGE

WAVES BENDING AROUND AN

OBJECT

DIFFRACTION

CARRIES SIGNALS TO YOUR

RADIO AND TELEVISION

RADIO WAVES

THE HEIGHT ABOVE THE

MIDLINE OF A WAVE

AMPLITUDE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

SOUND IS CARRIED BY THIS

COMPRESSIONAL

DISTANCE FROM CREST TO

CREST

WAVELENGTH

DIRECTION THAT CURRENT

FLOWS

HIGH VOLTAGE TO LOW

VOLTAGE

A SOUNDWAVE HITTING AN

OBJECT AND RETURNING TO

YOU

ECHO

WAVES ABSORBED BY THE

OZONE LAYER

ULTRAVIOLET

BENDING OF A WAVE WHEN IT

CHANGES MEDIUM

REFRACTION

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

DOES NOT REQUIRE A MEDIUM

TO TRAVEL

ELECTROMAGNETIC

ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES

TRAVEL AT THIS SPEED

SPEED OF LIGHT

FORCE AGAINST FLOW OF

ELECTRIC CURRENT

RESISTANCE

THE SQUEEZING OF THE

MEDIUM IN A LONGITUDINAL

WAVE

COMPRESSION

USED FOR TAKING PICTURES

OF BONES IN THE BODY

X-RAYS

DIFFERENT FREQUENCY IN

LIGHT WAVES IS SEEN AS THIS

DIFFERENT COLORS

 CATEGORY:   

OCEAN WAVES  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE ENERGY OF AN OCEAN WAVE COME FROM FRICTION BETWEEN THESE TO ITEMS.    

 Response:   

WIND AND THE OCEAN SURFACE

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 GAME NAME:

WAVES AND ELECTRICITY

DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®  

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Explanation

ELECTRICAL CHARGE

ELECTRIC

CHARGE

GIVE THE CHARGE FOR THE

FOLLOWING ITEMS

MORE ELECTRICITY

MORE

ELECT

RICITY

IDENTIFY THE ITEM BASED ON

THE CLUES IN ELECTRICITY

MORE WAVE PROPERTIES

WAVE

PROPER

TIES

IDENTIFY THE PROPERTIES OF

WAVES BASED ON THE CLUES.

ELECTRIC CIRCUITS

ELECTRIC

CIRCUIT

IDENTIFY THESE PROPERTIES

OF AN ELECTRIC CIRCUIT.

SOME MORE WAVE STUFF

MORE

WAVE

STUFF

IDENTIFY THE ITEMS FROM THE

CLUES BASED ON WAVES

EARTHQUAKE

EARTH

QUAKE

IDENTIFY THESE ITEMS THAT

RELATE TO EARTHQUAKES.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

PROTON

POSITIVE

MATERIALS WHERE

ELECTRONS CAN BE EASILY

GIVEN UP ALLOWING

ELECTRICITY TO FLOW

THROUGH

CONDUCTOR

PROPERTY OF MATERIAL THAT

LIGHT CANNOT PASS

THROUGH

OPAQUE

A BROKEN CIRCUIT WHICH

ELECTRICITY WILL NOT FLOW

OPEN CIRCUIT

TWO WAVES COMBINING TO

HAVE LARGER AMPLITUDE

CONSTRUCTIVE

INTERFERENCE

SEISMIC WAVE WHICH

TRAVELS FASTEST FROM THE

SOURCE OF AN EARTHQUAKE

(P) PRIMARY WAVE

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

ELECTRON

NEGATIVE

CONDUCTORS ON THE

PERIODIC CHART

METALS

WAVES BENDING AROUND AN

OBJECT

DIFFRACTION

A SINGLE LOOP CIRCUIT

SERIES CIRCUIT

TWO WAVES OF OPPOSITE

AMPLITUDE COMBINING

TOGETHER TO PRODUCE

SMALLER AMPLITUDE

DESTRUCTIVE

INTERFERENCE

TO DETERMINE THE EPICENTER

OF AN EARTHQUAKE ____

SEISMIC STATIONS ARE

NEEDED

THREE

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

NEUTRON

NEUTRAL

MATERIALS THAT ELECTRICITY

WILL NOT FLOW THROUGH

INSULATORS

WHEN THE FREQUENCY OF A

WAVE INCREASES ITS

WAVELENGTH _______

DECREASES

CIRCUIT WITH MULTIPLE

BRANCHES

PARALLEL CIRCUIT

UNIT OF MEASURE FOR

FREQUENCY

HERTZ

MOVEMENT AND STRESS OF

THESE CAUSE EARTHQUAKES

PLATES

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

IF AN ITEM IS NEUTRAL THE

NUMBER OF ELECTRONS AND

PROTONS ARE

EQUAL

PATH IN WHICH ELECTRICITY

FLOWS

CIRCUIT

ANGLE OF INCOMING WAVE

INCLINATION

CIRCUIT WHICH HOUSES ARE

WIRED WITH

PARALLEL CIRCUIT

THE ANGLE OF INCIDENCE AND

THE ANGLE OF REFLECTION

ARE ALWAYS _____

EQUAL

THESE TRANSVERSE WAVES

MOVE SLOWER FROM THE

EPICENTER

(S) SECONDARY

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

WHEN SLIDING ON CARPET YOU

GAIN ______ CHARGES

NEGATIVE

EXTREME STATIC ELECTRICITY

BETWEEN THE EARTH AND

CLOUDS

LIGHTNING

ANGLE OF OUTGOING WAVE

REFLECTION

USED TO CONTROL A CIRCUIT

SWITCH

AMPLITUDE DECREASES AS IT

PASSES THOUGH A MATERIAL

ABSORPTION

LAYER WITH CONVECTION

CURRENTS THAT MOVE

CRUSTAL PLATES

MANTLE

 CATEGORY:   

OCEAN WAVES  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE ENERGY OF AN OCEAN WAVE COME FROM FRICTION BETWEEN THESE TO ITEMS.    

 Response:   

WIND AND THE OCEAN SURFACE

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