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MIT 8.01 Physics I Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999
OpenStudy (anonymous):

Can a wave be shown on a graph? Is it different from the Particle propagation?

OpenStudy (mani_jha):

Yeah, of course. Do you know what an oscilloscope is? It creates graphs for the sound waves that it receives through its microphone. A graph of a wave esentially shows the position of a particle executing wave motion at a particular instant of time.

OpenStudy (anonymous):

yes, it's a moving graph

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