posted by .

The first and second resonant lengths of an air column that is closed at one end are 15.5 cm and 45.5 cm, respectively. What is the best value for the wavelength?

  • Physics -

    Doesn't the added length represent a half wavelength added to the pathlength?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    Organ pipes, open at one end, resonate best at their first resonant length. Two pipes have length 23.0 cm and 30.0 cm respectively. What is the wavelength of the sound emitted by each pipe?
  2. Physics-Need Help fast!

    Part 1 A 3m long pipe is in a room where the temperature is 20 degrees C. What is the frequency of the first harmonic if the pipe is closed at one end?
  3. physics

    The third resonant length of a closed air column is 75cm . What is the first and second length
  4. physics

    The first resonant length of a closed air column occurs when the length is 30.0cm . What will the second and third resonant lengths be
  5. physics

    The second resonant length of an open air column is 48cm. Determine the first and third resonant lengths
  6. Physics help - Waves and Sound Questions

    1) A 1.50-m long gas column that is open at one end and closed at the other has a fundamental resonant frequency 80.0 Hz. What is the sound speed in this gas?
  7. physics PLEASE HELP

    An air column open at one end only is increased in length. The air column first resonates with a given turning fork when the length of the air column reaches 20 cm. The next two consecutive lengths that will resonate with the same …

    A variable length air column (closed on one end) is placed just below a vibrating wire of mass 5.00g, which is fixed at both ends. The length of the air column is gradually increased from zero until the first position of resonance …
  9. physics

    If the speed of sound in air is 340 m/s, what is. approximately the length of a shortest air column closed at one end that will respond to a tuning fork of frequency 134 Hz?
  10. Physics

    The speed of sound in a classroom is 343m/s. A) A tuning fork of frequency 512Hz is struck. What length of open air tube is required to create a resonant sound at the 1st harmonic?

More Similar Questions