physics
posted by swapnali .
The equation of transverse wave on a rope is
y (x, t) = 5 sin (4.0t −0.02x)
where y and x are measured in cm and t is expressed in second. Calculate the maximum
speed of a particle on the rope.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

AP Physic
Hi there I am having a lot of trouble trying to figure out this homework problem and I really need help. This problem is dealing with wave motion and I do not know how to set up the formula to get the correct answer. Please help me … 
physics
A sinusoidal transverse wave of amplitude ym = 3.2 cm and wavelength = 3.4 cm travels on a stretched cord. Find the ratio of the maximum particle speed (the speed with which a single particle in the cord moves transverse to the wave) … 
physics
A sinusoidal transverse wave of amplitude ym = 6.4 cm and wavelength = 5.2 cm travels on a stretched cord. Find the ratio of the maximum particle speed (the speed with which a single particle in the cord moves transverse to the wave) … 
Physics
The equation of a transverse wave traveling along a very long string is given by y = 5.2 sin(0.013πx + 4.7πt), where x and y are expressed in centimeters and t is in seconds. (a) Determine the amplitude. (b) Determine the … 
physics
the equation of transverse wave on a rope is y(x,t)=5sin(4.0t0.02x) where (y) and(x) are measured in cm and (t) in second.calculate the maximum speed of particle on the rope 
physics
the equation of a transverse wave travel ling on a rope is given by y=10sin3.14(0.01x2.00t)where y and x are in cm and t is in seconds.the maximum transverse speed of the particle in the rope is about options: 1. 62.8 cm/s 2. 75 cm/s 
Physics help
A wave is described by the equation y = (4.5×10−2) sin (1.9x − 3.2t), where lengths are measured in meters and time in seconds. What is the displacement of a particle at position x = 2.7 m at time t = 5.8 s? 
Physics
A wave can be propagated on a rope by holding one end of the rope and moving your hand up and down. The resulting wave is: A)neither transverse nor longitudinal. B)both transverse and longitudinal C)longitudinal D)transverse 
Physics
A wave on a string is described by: y=(3.6cm)sin(2.7x−3.1t +0.97) where x is in meters, and t is in seconds, phase constant is in radians Consider a particle at x= 0.50m. After t = 0, how much time will pass before that particle … 
Physics
A transverse wave is formed on a long skipping rope. The equation of the transverse wave is y=5.50 sin(0.031π x+5.52π t) where x and y are in centimeters, t is in seconds, and Π is pi (3.14..). Find the amplitude of the wave?