Ocean Waves

Directions:  Click on the links below to learn about ocean waves.
1. Name the parts of a wave and define the parts.

 
2. What causes a wave?
 
3. What is the most common cause of waves?
 
4. How does water move in a wave?
 
5. What happens when a wave has more energy?
 
6. Do waves merge together?   Explain.
 
7. What are whitecaps?
8. What causes a Tsunami?
 
9. What is a Tsunami often called that is incorrect?
 
10. Explain what happens at the shore when a Tsunami hits.