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A string fixed at both ends is 8.71 m long and has a mass of 0.119 kg. It is subjected to a tension of 92.0 N and set oscillating.

(a) What is the speed of the waves on the string?

(b) What is the longest possible wavelength for a standing wave?

(c) Give the frequency of that wave.

asked by Kyle
  1. (a) V = sqrt (T/d)
    T = 92 N
    d = lineal density (mass divided by length)

    (b) Twice the string length

    (c) V/(wavelength)

    posted by drwls
  2. Thanks I got it now.

    posted by Kyle

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