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Practice MCAT Question - Q14 - Answer!

Which phenomenon occurs for transverse waves but not for longitudinal waves?

A.  Reflection
B.  Refraction
C.  Diffraction
D.  Polarization

The correct answer is (D). Polarization can only occur with transverse waves because the motion must be perpendicular to the direction of propagation.

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