TV-reception antennas for VHF (channels 2 through 13) are constructed with cross wires supported at their centers, as shown in Figure 23.24. The ideal length for the cross wires is one-half the wavelength to be received, with the more expensive antennas having one for each channel. Suppose you measure the lengths of the wires for channels 2 and 9 and find them to be 2.71 and 0.801 m long, respectively.
What is the frequency for channel 2?
What is the frequency for channel 9?
A street lamp weighs 150 N. It is supported by two wires that form an angle of 140° with each other. The tensions in the wires are equal. (a) What is the tension in each wire? (b) If the angle between the wires is reduced to
Two metallic wires of the same material have the same length but cross-sectinal area is in the ratio of 1:2.they are connected in 1)-series 2)-parallel. Compare the drift velocities of the electrons in the two wires in both the
TWo identical l-5.0-kg balls, Figure P5.85 each 25.0 cm in diameter, are suspended by two 35.0-cm wires (Fig. P5.85). The entire apparatus is supported by a single 18.0-cm wire, and the surfaces oi the balls are perf'ectly smooth.
A street lamp weighs 150 N. It is supported by two wires that form an angle of 100° with each other. The tensions in the wires are equal. (a) What is the tension in each wire supporting the street lamp? (b) If the angle between
1.)Inventors often work to find faster, more efficient ways of completing a task. How did Samuel F.B. Morse use his artistic ingenuity to create a more efficient telegraph machine? A.)by using higher quality wires B.)by using more