## Crave the Wave!!

Bryant
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

what kind of skills do you need to be good at this event? and what are the allowed resources this year?
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puzzlefreak
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

You need to do a heck of a lot of research, and you can bring a binder and a calculator.
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Bryant
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

so are there calculations at the test or is it mostly research preparation?
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

First, read the rules and the wiki. That should give you a basic understanding of the event. Basically you have to know about all types of waves such as sound waves, types of waves, tsunami waves, Electromagnetic spectrum, and you will also need to know how to do some calculations on speed and frequency. After you read the rules and wiki we can answer more specific questions.

Bryant
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

i just got the rules...seems really varied topic-wise.
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

I'm sad... I can't do this again this year...

Last year I (think I) owned the test and got 1st at PA states. The way they did it last year, it was mostly theory. As long as you know the basic concepts (and then some), you'll be fine. Plus, it probably is a good prep for AP Physics.
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

I'm back in this event!! for now atleast..
It will be interesting to see how i do this year actually preparing for this event.

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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

Aaaaaand we're back! Finally, a new year of Scioly begins! I've been waiting forever! Now to start research again; touch up on my memory... Hopefully I'll know more this year!
My name is Eileen.
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My events are Physical Science Lab (first at state), Ornithology (first at state), and Shock Value (third at state), this year.
We're going to NATIONALS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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### Re: Crave the Wave!!

Anybody know any good websites for researching general information about Crave The Wave?
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