Consider the following statements with respect to Seismic Waves:

  1. P-waves are body waves and fastest of all kind of seismic waves
  2. S-waves are surface waves and cannot move through any liquid
  3. Love waves have lower frequency than P-waves

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] 1 and 3 Only

Second statement is incorrect because S-waves are body waves and not surface waves.
Love waves are surface waves and surface waves have lower frequency than body waves.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module