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Water waves in a shallow dish are 5.0 cm long. At one point, the water moves up and down at a rate of 5.2 oscillations per second.
(a) What is the speed of the water waves?
(b) What is the period of the water waves?

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speed=frequency*wavelength.

period=1/frequency

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