Science

Does increasing the frequency of a wave also increase its wavelength? If not, how are these quantities related?

high frequency. low wavelength

That answer may be confusing. A high frequency has a short wavelength; i.e., 14 MHz is about 40 meters.
28 MHz is abouat 10 meters.
50 mHz is about 6 meters. So as the frequency goes up, the wavelength goes down.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 141

Similar Questions

1. Physics

Which of the following statements correctly describes the changes that occur in a sound wave, as it passes from cool air into warmer air? A) speed,wavelength and frequency all increase B) speed, wavelength increase; frequency

asked by Kiki on November 28, 2014
2. Physics help

a wave with a frequency of 3.1 hz and a wavelength of 0.3 meters experiences a lengthening of wavelength to 2.6 meters what is the new frequency of this wave? a wave generator produces a wave with a frequency of 45 hz and a

asked by Anonymous on April 24, 2016
3. Physics

A long, heavy rope hangs straight down from a high balcony on an apartment building. The lower end of the rope hangs about 1.0 m above the ground. If you grab onto the lower end and waggle it back and forth with constant frequency

asked by Ck on October 1, 2016
4. Physics

Two sound waves are traveling through a container of unknown gas. Wave A has a wavelength of 1.2 m. Wave B has a wavelength of 3.6 m. The frequency of wave B must be __________ the frequency of wave A. a. one-ninth b. one-third c.

asked by lost in life on June 2, 2016
5. physics

For a particular type of wave in a particular medium why must f and lambda be inversely proportional. Frequency deals with the number of waves per second, while wavelength deals with the distance from peak to peak. It would be

asked by susan on February 18, 2007
6. Science

Which of the following correctly describes a radio wave? long wavelength and high frequency long wavelength and low frequency short wavelength and low frequency short wavelength and high frequency 3. When the energy of a light

asked by justuknown on June 3, 2015

Could someone please explain how I do this or provide a link explaining how. I am very confused. 1) a) Name 2 properties of waves that change if the wave changes media. b) Name a property that does NOT change when it changes

asked by Serena on May 16, 2017
8. Intergarted Science

I had a couple of questions on the topic of Waves-Sound and Light. 1. What is the source of all waves? *Vibration* 2. In one word, what is it that moves from source to receiver in a wave motion? *Energy* 3. Does the medium in

asked by Jordan on January 7, 2010
9. Waves-Science

I had a couple of questions on the topic of Waves-Sound and Light. 1. What is the source of all waves? *Vibration* 2. In one word, what is it that moves from source to receiver in a wave motion? *Energy* 3. Does the medium in

asked by Jordan on January 7, 2010
10. physics

A snapshot graph of a travelling wave is shown. The wave is travelling to the right at 32.0 m/s. a) What is the amplitude if the maximum displacement is 28.0 cm and the total distance travelled by the wave is 26.0 m? b)What is the

asked by Anonymous on November 21, 2008

More Similar Questions