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A harmonic wave is traveling along a rope. The oscillator that generates the wave completes 40.0 vibrations in 30.0 s. A given crest of the wave travels 425 cm along the rope in a time period of 10.0 s. What is the wavelength?

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    frequency=40/30 hz

    wave velocity= 4.25m/10 sec

    frequency*wavelength=wavevelocity
    calculate velocity

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    0.425

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    0.141525

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    0.78352941

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