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July 28, 2014

July 28, 2014

Number of results: 10,207

**physics**

the force stretching the D string on a certain guitar is 150 N. the String's linear mass density is .005 Kg/m. What is the speed of waves on the string?
*October 26, 2010 by bks*

**Physics**

A string is fixed at both ends and vibrating at 120 Hz, which is its third harmonic frequency. The linear density of the string is 4.9x10-3 kg/m, and it is under a tension of 3.6 N. Determine the length of the string.
*March 3, 2013 by Tim*

**physics**

A string is tied across the opening of a deep well, at a height 5 m above the water level. The string has length 7.51m and linear density 4.17 g/m; any time there is a wind, the string vibrates like mad. The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. Assuming that the resonance ...
*January 30, 2010 by AG*

**Physics **

A string with a length of 2.5m resonates in five loops. The string linear density is 0.05 kg/m and the suspended mass is 0.5 kg.
*May 23, 2011 by shaquira*

**Physics **

A string with a length of 2.5m resonates in five loops. The string linear density is 0.05 kg/m and the suspended mass is 0.5 kg. What is the wavelength and wave speed
*May 23, 2011 by shaquira*

**Physics**

A standing wave is set up in a string of variable length and tension by a vibrator of variable frequency. Both ends of the string are fixed. When the vibrator has a frequency fA, in a string of length LA and under tension TA, nA antinodes are set up in the string. (a) Write an...
*December 5, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Standing waves and resonance (physics)**

A nylon string has a linear density of 7.2g/m and is under a tension of 150N. The fixed supports are 90cm apart. The string is oscillating in the standing wave pattern. Find a)speed b)wavelength c) frequency v=sqr(F/u(linear density) v=sqrt(150N/7.2g/m) = 4.56m/s b) wavelength...
*February 6, 2007 by Susane*

**Physics**

A sinusoidal wave is traveling on a string with speed 30.00 cm/s. The displacement of the particles of the string at x = 15 cm is found to vary with time according to the equation y = (5.0 cm) sin[1.5 - (3.0 s-1)t]. The linear density of the string is 5.0 g/cm. (a) What is the...
*December 3, 2011 by Kyle*

**Physics **

Student observed ten antinodes on a string of length 1.70 m under tension produced by a mass of 0.22 kg. The string linear density is 1.3 gram/meter. What is the difference between the transverse wave velocity calculated from the string material properties and the one ...
*October 25, 2013 by Amy*

**physics**

A string has a linear density of 8.5*10^-3 kg and is under the tension of 280 N. The string is 1.8 m long, is fixed at both ends, and vibrating in the standing wave pattern. What is the speed, length, and frequency?
*December 12, 2010 by David*

**physics**

three antinodes witha peak to peak displacement of 3 cm are observed on a vibrating string of length l and linear density the hanging mass is m what is the velocity of the propagation of transverse waves of the string
*July 25, 2013 by todd*

**physics Sound**

The 2nd harmonic of a string of length 60 cm and linear mass density 1.1 g/m has the same frequency as the 5th resonance mode of a closed pipe of length 0.8 m. Find the tension in the string.
*March 2, 2014 by Help please as soon as possible please!!!! *

**physics**

A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.191 m) sin (0.745 x - 42.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 11.7 g/m ... a) ... determine the phase constant. b) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2...
*July 13, 2014 by SUZAN*

**physics**

A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.191 m) sin (0.745 x - 42.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 11.7 g/m ... a) ... determine the phase constant. b) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2...
*July 15, 2014 by Lema*

**emergency physics**

The 2nd harmonic of a string of length 40cm and linear mass density 1.11g.m has the same frequency as the 5th resonance mode of a closed pipe of length 1.4m. Find the tension in the string. use 340 for speed of sound
*February 15, 2012 by joe*

**physics helpppp!! **

The 2nd harmonic of a string of length 40cm and linear mass density 1.11g.m has the same frequency as the 5th resonance mode of a closed pipe of length 1.4m. Find the tension in the string. use 340 for speed of sound
*February 16, 2012 by joey*

**Physics C: Mechanics**

A yo-yo has a rotational inertia of 760 g·cm2 and a mass of 200 g. Its axle radius is 4.0 mm, and its string is 100 cm long. The yo-yo rolls from rest down to the end of the string. (a) What is the magnitude of its linear acceleration? cm/s2 (b) How long does it take to reach ...
*October 26, 2010 by Xavier Hernandez*

**physics**

A yo-yo has a rotational inertia of 860 g·cm2 and a mass of 150 g. Its axle radius is 3.4 mm, and its string is 90 cm long. The yo-yo rolls from rest down to the end of the string. (a) What is the magnitude of its linear acceleration? 1 cm/s2 (b) How long does it take to reach...
*January 5, 2011 by Joey*

**physics**

A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m ... a) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2.27 cm and t = 0.175 s. ? b)... the ...
*October 24, 2011 by maria*

**physics**

A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m ... a) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2.27 cm and t = 0.175 s. ? b)... the ...
*October 24, 2011 by maria*

**physics**

A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m ... a) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2.27 cm and t = 0.175 s. ? b)... the ...
*October 25, 2011 by maria*

**physics Sound PLEASE HELP ASAP!!! PLEASE**

The 2nd harmonic of a string of length 60 cm and linear mass density 1.1 g/m has the same frequency as the 5th resonance mode of a closed pipe of length 0.8 m. Find the tension in the string.
*March 2, 2014 by Shek*

**college physics**

A particularly beutiful note reaching your ear from a stradivarius violin has a wavelength of 39.1cm. The room is slightly warm, so the speed of sound is 344m/s. If the string's linear density is 0.670g/m and the tension is 140N, how long is the vibrating section of the violin...
*February 3, 2010 by genevieve*

**physics please helpp **

A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m ... a) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2.27 cm and t = 0.175 s. ? b)... the ...
*October 24, 2011 by maria*

**physics**

A harpsichord string of length 1.60 m and linear mass density 25.0 mg/m vibrates at a (fundamental) frequency of 450.0 Hz. (a) What is the speed of the transverse string waves in m? (b) What is the tension in N? (c) What are the wavelength and frequency of the sound wave in ...
*March 31, 2010 by anna*

**Physics**

A string has a linear density of 6.7 x 10-3 kg/m and is under a tension of 210 N. The string is 1.6 m long, is fixed at both ends, and is vibrating in the standing wave pattern shown in the drawing. Determine the (a) speed, (b) wavelength, and (c) frequency of the traveling ...
*November 30, 2009 by Daniel*

**physics**

A string has a linear density of 8.1 x 10-3 kg/m and is under a tension of 200 N. The string is 2.9 m long, is fixed at both ends, and is vibrating in the standing wave pattern shown in the drawing. Determine the (a) speed, (b) wavelength, and (c) frequency of the traveling ...
*February 11, 2013 by natasha*

**Physics**

A string has a linear density of 6.2 x 10-3 kg/m and is under a tension of 250 N. The string is 1.2 m long, is fixed at both ends, and is vibrating in the standing wave pattern shown in the drawing. Determine the (a) speed, (b) wavelength, and (c) frequency of the traveling ...
*March 3, 2013 by Tim*

**Physics**

A string has a linear density of 6.2 x 10-3 kg/m and is under a tension of 250 N. The string is 1.2 m long, is fixed at both ends, and is vibrating in the standing wave pattern shown in the drawing. Determine the (a) speed, (b) wavelength, and (c) frequency of the traveling ...
*March 3, 2013 by Tim*

**Physics**

A harpsichord string of length 1.50 m and linear mass density 26.0 mg/m vibrates at a (fundamental) frequency of 460.0 Hz. (a) What is the speed of the transverse string waves? m/s (b) What is the tension? N (c) What are the wavelength and frequency of the sound wave in air ...
*April 13, 2012 by Reza*

**physics. HELP PLEASE**

A string has a linear density of 5.3 x 10-3 kg/m and is under a tension of 370 N. The string is 1.8 m long, is fixed at both ends, and is vibrating in the standing wave pattern shown in the drawing. Determine the (a) speed, (b) wavelength, and (c) frequency of the traveling ...
*May 1, 2012 by chelsea*

**physics**

A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m .. if needs values of these ( the speed of the wave is 58.77 m/s) (the ...
*October 25, 2011 by maria*

**PHYSICS URGENT DUE IN 15 MINUTES**

The figure below (a) shows a sphere with a radius of r = 157 mm (density ñ = 1.24 g/cm³) suspended in water by a string. The ball is completely submerged in the water and the string is attached from the bottom of the water tank to the bottom of the sphere. What is the tension ...
*March 24, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Oscillations**

The E string of a violin has a linear density of 0.5 g / m and is subjected to a 80N of tension, tuned for a frequency = 660 Hz a) What is the length of the rope?
*April 27, 2014 by Vinicius *

**Physics**

A string has a linear density of 6.7 x 10-3 kg/m and is under a tension of 210 N. The string is 1.6 m long, is fixed at both ends, and is vibrating in the standing wave pattern shown in the drawing. Determine the (a) speed, (b) wavelength, and (c) frequency of the traveling ...
*November 30, 2009 by Lydia*

**Physics - Waves**

he largest tension that can be sustained by a stretched string of linear mass density μ, even in principle, is given by τ = μc2, where c is the speed of light in vacuum. (This is an enormous value. The breaking tensions of all ordinary materials are about 12 ...
*March 7, 2012 by Kampf*

**physics**

a string supports a solid iron object of mass 180g totally immersed in liquid of density 800kg/m3. calculate the tension in the string if the density of iron is 8000kg/m3.
*June 15, 2014 by joelinho*

**Physics**

A string with a linear density of 0.035 kg/m and a mass of 0.014 kg is clamped at both ends. Under what tension in the string will it have a fundamental frequency of 100 Hz? The correct answer is 270N but I don't know how to get there. Here are some of the equations we can use...
*July 13, 2011 by Tina*

**Physics**

To demonstrate standing waves, one end of a string is attached to a tuning fork with frequency 120 Hz. The other end of the string passes over a pulley and is connected to a suspended mass M, as shown. The value of M is such that the standing wave pattern has eight loops “anti...
*October 1, 2012 by AJ*

**Physics**

To demonstrate standing waves, one end of a string is attached to a tuning fork with frequency 120 Hz. The other end of the string passes over a pulley and is connected to a suspended mass M, as shown. The value of M is such that the standing wave pattern has eight loops “anti...
*October 5, 2012 by AJ*

**physics**

an empty rubber balloon has mass 0.0120kg, the balloon is filled with helium of density 0.181 kg/m^3. the balloon is spherical w/ radius 0.500m. if the balloon is ties to a vertical string, what is thw tension in the string? density of air 1.29 kg/m^3
*December 15, 2012 by Helen*

**Physic**

A standing wave is formed on a string for which three and one half wavelengths fit into the total length of the string, which is 2.5 m. The wave has a period of 0.10 s. If the string has a mass density of 220 g/m, what is the tension in the string? (Answer: 11.2N) Answer is ...
*May 30, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

what are the forces acting on a string that is wounded around a uniform disk of Radius R and mass R? i know tension is in the string...what else? and I of the disk is 1/2 MR2... so how would you show that the tension in the string is one third the weight of the disk? and......
*December 15, 2008 by Stacu*

**Physics :(( help please TT**

I have a length of string and I want to know the maximum tension the string can support. I tie one end of the string to the ceiling and the other end to a glass of mass 100 g. The glass is cylindrical, with a cross-sectional radius of 4 cm and a height of 15 cm. I fill the ...
*April 16, 2013 by OIan*

**Physics**

A string of mass m=.1kg is stretched to where its length is L=20m. What is the tension force applied to the string if it takes a pulse 2 seconds to get from one end to the other? m=kg L=20m T=4s mass density =m/L = .1/20 = kg/m Tension =? I know v=sqrt(F_t/mass density) But I'...
*February 6, 2008 by Andrea*

**physics**

A string with linear mass density μ = 0.0279 kg/m under a tension of T = 183 N is oriented in the x-direction. Two transverse waves of equal amplitude and with a phase angle of zero (at t = 0) but with different frequencies (ω = 3420 rad/s and ω/3 = 1140 rad/s) ...
*July 13, 2014 by linda*

**physics**

A string with linear mass density μ = 0.0279 kg/m under a tension of T = 183 N is oriented in the x-direction. Two transverse waves of equal amplitude and with a phase angle of zero (at t = 0) but with different frequencies (ω = 3420 rad/s and ω/3 = 1140 rad/s) ...
*July 14, 2014 by Lema*

**Physics: Moment of Inertia**

A yo-yo has a rotational inertia of 760 g·cm2 and a mass of 200 g. Its axle radius is 4.0 mm, and its string is 100 cm long. The yo-yo rolls from rest down to the end of the string. (a) What is the magnitude of its linear acceleration?
*October 27, 2010 by Xavier Hernandez*

**Algebra**

Determine if the relationship represented in the table is linear. If it is linear, write an equation. x 2 5 7 10 12 20 y -3 0 2 5 7 15 A) Linear; y = x - -5 B) Linear; y = -5x C) Linear; y = x + -5 D) Not linear I'm thinking it's C am I correct
*September 9, 2009 by Lisa*

**Physics**

Yo-Yo man releases a yo-yo from rest and allows it to drop, as he keeps the top end of the string stationary. The mass of the yo-yo is 0.056 kg, its moment of inertia is 2.9 X 10^-5 kg X m^2 and the radius r of the axle the string wraps around is 0.0064 m. Through what height ...
*October 23, 2011 by Joseph*

**physics**

A thin, light string is wrapped around the rim of a 4.00kg solid uniform disk that is 30.0cm in diameter. A person pulls on the string with a constant force of 100N tangent to the disk. Find the linear acceleration of its center of mass. If the disk is replaced by a hollow ...
*April 12, 2008 by Erin*

**physics**

a stone tied at one end of a string of length,l is whirled in a horizontal circle with constant linear speed,v.which of the following expressions describe the relation between the radius of the circle,r and the angle between the string and the vertical axis?
*September 11, 2011 by tim*

**Physics**

I need help with this question please. A solid cylinder of mass m and radius R has a string wound around it. A person holding the string pulls it vertically upward such that the cylinder is suspended in midair for a brief time interval ¡ãt and its center of mass does not move...
*December 18, 2011 by Una*

**physics**

A long, thin straight wire with linear charge density -λ runs down the center of a thin, hollow metal cylinder of radius R. The cylinder has a net linear charge density 2λ. Assume λ is positive. Find expressions for the electric field at the following locations...
*September 14, 2010 by David D.*

**Physics Gauss**

A long, thin straight wire with linear charge density -λ runs down the center of a thin, hollow metal cylinder of radius R. The cylinder has a net linear charge density 2λ. Assume λ is positive. Find expressions for the electric field at the following locations...
*September 13, 2010 by David D.*

**physics**

A ball attached to the end of a string is whirled on a horizontal circle at constant speed. Consider the linear momentum, total energy, and kinetic energy of the ball throughout its motion. Which of the following statements is true? Both linear momentum and kinetic energy are...
*January 6, 2010 by hilary*

**Physics**

I need help with this question please. A solid cylinder of mass m and radius R has a string wound around it. A person holding the string pulls it vertically upward such that the cylinder is suspended in midair for a brief time interval (change in)t and its center of mass does...
*December 18, 2011 by Una*

**Physics**

Two infinitely long slits, S1 and S2, each of width d=0.1 cm are used to prepare a box-shaped electron beam with energy E=400 eV. At what distance x from the slit S2 will the thickness of this electron beam double due to Coulomb's repulsion? The linear density of electron ...
*April 4, 2010 by Anna*

**Physics**

Suppose you pluck a string on a guitar and it produces the note A at a frequency of 440 Hz. Now, you press your finger down on the string against one of the frets, making this point the new end of the string. The newly shortened string has 4/5 the length of the full string. ...
*March 17, 2014 by Erin*

**Chemistry**

A string has a length of 84 cm. The string is stretched taut, and both ends are restricted to be nonmoving. Touching the string at which of the following points will not produce a standing wave when the string is plucked?
*February 15, 2012 by Brittney *

**Physicz**

A violin string is 33cm long. The thinnest string on the violin is tuned to vibrate at a frequency of 659Hz. (a) What is the wave velocity in the string? (b) If you place your finger on the string so that its length is shortened to 28cm, what is the frequency of the note that ...
*May 15, 2012 by HelpMeWithPhysics*

**Physics**

An infinitely long line of charge has linear charge density ë. Find the energy density of the electric field at a point a radial distance r from the wire. (Use the following as necessary: å0, ë, r.)
*August 31, 2013 by Lily*

**Physics**

A spherical helium filled balloon is attached to a string that is fixed to the ground. the balloon has a volume of .30/4m^3 and helium has a density of .20 kg/m^3. What is the weight of the balloon and helium if the tension on the string is .8N?
*October 11, 2013 by George*

**Physics**

A particular steel guitar string has mass per unit length of 1.79 g/m. and tension of 61.9 N. For the wave speed to be increased by 1.9%, how much should the tension be changed? I tried increasing the wave speed (186 m/s) by 1.9%, plug that into v=sqrt(T/linear mass density), ...
*July 17, 2012 by Bruce*

**Physics**

A spherical helium filled balloon is attached to a string that is fixed to the ground. the balloon has a volume of .30/4m^3 and helium has a density of .20 kg/m^3. What is the weight of the balloon and helium if the tension on the string is .8N? What is the Gravitational force...
*October 11, 2013 by George*

**Physics**

A spherical helium filled balloon is attached to a string that is fixed to the ground. the balloon has a volume of .30/4m^3 and helium has a density of .20 kg/m^3. What is the weight of the balloon and helium if the tension on the string is .8N? What is the Gravitational force...
*October 11, 2013 by George*

**Physics**

The length of a string is 344 cm. The string is held fixed at each end. The string vibrates in two sections; i.e., the string has two antin- odes, and the string vibrates at 130 Hz. Find the wavelength answer in m What is the fundamental frequency? Answer in units of Hz.
*October 1, 2012 by AJ*

**physics**

When driven by a 120 Hz vibrator, a string has transverse waves of 31 cm wavelength traveling along it. (a) What is the speed of the waves on the string& (b) Is the tension in the string is 1.2 N, what is the mass of 50 cm of the string?
*April 17, 2012 by ahmad*

**Physics Archimedes buoyancy lab**

In calculating the density of a heavy solid. The string holding the heavy solid will cause error. specific gravity= (mass object in air)/ (mass object in air- mass object in water) = density When does it lead to an experimental density that is too high? Too low? not sure...
*December 12, 2007 by ~christina~*

**physics**

A string under a tension of 50.0 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.50 m at a speed of 20.4 m/s. The string is pulled in and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.00 m long and the speed of the rock is 51.0 m/s, the string breaks. What...
*September 5, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A string under a tension of 50.0 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.50 m at a speed of 20.4 m/s. The string is pulled in and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.00 m long and the speed of the rock is 51.0 m/s, the string breaks. What...
*September 5, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A string under a tension of 42.6 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.47 m at a speed of 19.7 m/s. The string is pulled in and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.13 m long and the speed of the rock is 46.9 m/s, the string breaks. What...
*February 22, 2014 by Mimi*

**Physics**

A string under a tension of 48 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.4 m at a speed of 18.48 m/s. The string is pulled in, and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.076 m long and the speed of the rock is 49.4 m/s, the string breaks. What...
*February 20, 2011 by CR*

**physics**

A string under a tension of 43 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 3.3 m at a speed of 26.46 m/s. The string is pulled in, and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 0.635 m long and the speed of the rock is 80.5 m/s, the string breaks. What...
*December 19, 2011 by Melanie*

**Physics**

A string under a tension of 68 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 3.7 m at a speed of 16.53 m/s. The string is pulled in, and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 0.896 m long and the speed of the rock is 71.5 m/s, the string breaks. What...
*June 22, 2014 by Kaylee*

**physics**

ssm A string trimmer is a tool for cutting grass and weeds; it utilizes a length of nylon "string" that rotates about an axis perpendicular to one end of the string. The string rotates at an angular speed of 56 rev/s, and its tip has a tangential speed of 60 m/s. What is the ...
*November 3, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A string under a tension of 43.0 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.45 m at a speed of 20.9 m/s on a frictionless surface as shown in the figure below. As the string is pulled in, the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.00 m long and the...
*March 12, 2013 by john*

**physics**

String instrument players can tune one string off of another - once you are happy with the tension and resulting pitch in one lower string, you put your finger down partway up the first string at the appropriate spot to make a higher pitch, one which should match the ...
*March 3, 2011 by Student in Need*

**Physics**

Find an expression in terms of M, mu, and theta for the speed of waves on the string.Express your answer in terms of the variables M, mu, theta, and appropriate constants. The picture shown is just of a block with mass m on an inclined frictionless surface at angle theta. the ...
*November 27, 2012 by Mel*

**Physics**

A 6.0- m-long string has a mass of 12.5 g. Transverse waves propagate along the string with a speed of 189.0 m/s. One end of the string is forced to oscillate at 120.0Hz with an amplitude of 0.470 cm. What power is transmitted along the string?
*November 29, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The diagram represents a snapshot of a standing transverse wave on a flexible guitar string taken when the displacement is at a maximum. (Note: the vertical scale is very exaggerated, the actual sideways displacement of the string is negligibly TINY compared to the length of ...
*April 1, 2011 by Layla*

**Physics**

SEQUENCE of questions: 1)A typical steel B-string in a guitar resonates at its fundamental frequency at 240 Hertz. The length of the string is 0.620 m. What is the wave velocity along the string? Find your answer in m/s MY ANSWER 148.8m/s? 2)The tension in the above string is ...
*March 31, 2011 by Jamie*

**Physics**

The length of a string is 344 cm. The string is held fixed at each end. The string vibrates in two sections; i.e., the string has two antin- odes, and the string vibrates at 130 Hz. Find the wavelength. Answer in units of m. What is the fundamental frequency? Answer in units ...
*October 5, 2012 by AJ*

**physics**

a framed picture of weight 15N is hung on a wall, using a piece of string. The ends of the string are tied to two points, 0.60 m apart on the same horizontal level, on the back of the picture.Find the tension in the string if the string is 1.0m long
*February 6, 2011 by anon*

**Algebra**

For which table(s) of values in Exercises 39–42 is the relationship linear? Tell how you decided. Write the equation for each linear relationship. x y 5 20 10 30 15 40 20 50 25 50 30 50 bobpursley stated "Look at y. It stays constant at the end. If it were always constant, it ...
*March 5, 2010 by Nicole*

**physics**

Transverse waves with a speed of 50.0 m/s are to be produced on a stretched string. A 5.00m length of string with a total of 60 grams is used. a) what is the required tension in the string? b) calculate the wave speed in the string if the tension is 8.00n.
*May 11, 2010 by yolanda*

**PHYSICS PLEASE HELP**

This question has two parts: First: A typical steel B-string in a guitar resonates at its fundamental frequency at 240 Hertz. The length of the string is 0.640 m. What is the wave velocity along the string?. Second: Find the wavelength of the third harmonic of the guitar string
*March 31, 2011 by College student in need of help*

**physics**

A long string is wrapped around a 6.2cm diameter cylinder, initially at rest, that is free to rotate on an axle. The string is then pulled with a constant acceleration of 1.9 m/s^2 until 1.0 m of string has been unwound. If the string unwinds without slipping, what is the ...
*March 15, 2012 by Krista*

**physics**

A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, with è = 61°. The tension in string 1 is 1.8 N. è is connected to string 1, and 32° is connected to string 2. (a) Is the tension in string 1 greater than, less than, or equal to the tension in string 2? greater than less ...
*September 30, 2010 by jack*

**Physics**

A transverse wave traveling in a string takes 1.61 s to move 13.2 m. The mass of a 9.2 m piece of the string is 1.5 kg. What is the tension in the string?
*May 6, 2013 by Maegan*

**Physics**

The density of a 4.41-m long rod can be described by the linear density function λ(x) = 111 g/m + 12.3x g/m2. One end of the rod is positioned at x = 0 and the other at x = 4.41 m. found total mass of rod to be: 609 grams need help finding : the center-of-mass coordinate...
*March 10, 2011 by Emily*

**Physics**

The density of a 4.41-m long rod can be described by the linear density function λ(x) = 111 g/m + 12.3x g/m2. One end of the rod is positioned at x = 0 and the other at x = 4.41 m. found total mass of rod to be: 609 grams need help finding : the center-of-mass coordinate...
*March 10, 2011 by Emily*

**Physics**

A wave on a string has a speed of 400 m/s. If the tension in the string is 131 N and its length is 3.5 m, what is the mass of the string?
*June 11, 2012 by Alex*

**physics**

The system shown in the Figure is in equilibrium. The mass of block 1 is 2.2 kg and the mass of block 2 is 3.5 kg. String 1 makes an angle = 28o with the vertical and string 2 is exactly horizontal. what is the angle between the string that connects the masses and the string ...
*April 10, 2008 by lizzy*

**Physics**

Plus 10 for each correct response and no penalty for incorrect answers. The length of a string is 996 cm. It is held fixed at each end. The string vibrates in six sections; i.e., the string has six antinodes, and the string vibrates at 190 Hz. find the wavelength, answer in ...
*October 11, 2011 by Ashlynne*

**Physics**

Two objects are connected with a string. In the quantitative treatment of the problem we assume that the string exerts a tension force of magnitude T on each of the two objects. What do we need to assume for this assumption to be valid? a) the string may hang loose between the...
*September 26, 2009 by Eric*

**Physics**

The guitar is a musical instrument of the chordophone family, being a stringed instrument played by plucking. The tone of an acoustic guitar is produced by the vibration of the strings. Guitar spring (made out of steel) has length L = 0.6 m. The elastic limit for the tension (...
*April 13, 2011 by ECU*

**Physics**

An object of mass 0.5 kg is whirled at the end of a string 0.8 m long.If the string makes three revolution in 1.2 s,find the tension in the string.
*July 18, 2014 by Neha*

**math : induction**

The reversal of a string w, denoted w^R, is the string "spelled backwards". For example (reverse)^R = esrever. A careful definition can be given by induction on the length of a string: 1. If w is a string of length 0, then w^R = epsilon 2. If w = ua, where a is an element of ...
*September 11, 2008 by AH*

**Physics**

The mass of a string is 6.0 x 10^-3 kg, and it is stretched so the tension in it is 195 N. A transverse wave traveling on this string has a frequency of 260 Hz and a wavelength of 0.60 m. What is the length of the string?
*April 26, 2007 by Mary*

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