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Title: S-Wave Wave in a Slinky
Url: http://www.jclahr.com/science/earth_science/tabletop/sslnkmv.html
Creator: Lahr, John
Publisher: Lahr, John
Description: This animation shows how S-waves (secondary, or shear, waves) travel through a Slinky toy. It is accompanied by a brief written explanation that describes some of the properties of S-waves and how they are generated in a real Slinky.
LC Classification: Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Volcanoes and earthquakes -- Earthquakes. Seismology
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Volcanoes and earthquakes -- Earthquakes. Seismology -- Seismic waves. Elastic waves
Science -- Geology -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Physics
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Physical sciences
Key Concept: Geology -- Earthquakes
Geology -- Seismic waves
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: flash
html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Professional Formation
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-06-30 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-01-07 20:23:03 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE
Full Record Views: 55
Resource URL Clicks: 8
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