Turn on thread page Beta

Can anyone help me understand the maths of waves? watch

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    14
    ReputationRep:
    I'm doing A-level AQA physics and we had a test on waves.
    I understood polarisation and so forth, but I didn't understand the maths of it.
    In our test, none of it looked like what we had been taught, or what was in the text book and I'm really afraid he will spring a retest on us and I have no idea how to do any of the stuff I got wrong.

    Can you help explain it to me?
    Do you know any websites that will help?
    Do you know where to find any questions?
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by lalliboo)
    I'm doing A-level AQA physics and we had a test on waves.
    I understood polarisation and so forth, but I didn't understand the maths of it.
    In our test, none of it looked like what we had been taught, or what was in the text book and I'm really afraid he will spring a retest on us and I have no idea how to do any of the stuff I got wrong.

    Can you help explain it to me?
    Do you know any websites that will help?
    Do you know where to find any questions?
    Pretty doubtful anyone can understand the problems you're having from that description...

    What was in your test and what had you been taught previously?
 
 
 
Poll
Who is most responsible for your success at university

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.