Physics

You are standing on a beach and 5 wave crests land on shore in 50 seconds. Each wave is 32m apart. Find Frequency, period, wavelength and speed.

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 170

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. physics

    A transverse wave is traveling through a canal. If the distance between two successive crests is 2.97 m and four crests of the wave pass a buoy along the direction of travel every 20.6 s, determine the following.

  2. Physics

    The wave function of a standing wave is y(x,t)=4.44mmsin[(32.5rad/m)x]sin[(754rad/s)t]. A. For the two traveling waves that make up this standing wave, find the amplitude. B. For the two traveling waves that make up this standing

  3. Physics waves- check answers please

    1. If a bat emits 10 sounds in 5 seconds, what is the frequency of the bat's vocal outbursts (rounded to first decimal place) My answer: 2.0 Hz 2.If one crest has a 3 cm amplitude and interacts with another pulse to produce a

  4. Physics; help please :)

    A transverse wave is observed to be moving along a lengthy rope. Adjacent crests are positioned 2.4m apart. Exactly six crests are observed to move past a given point along the medium in 9.1 seconds. Determine the wavelength,

  1. Calculus Minima Problems

    A small island is 2 km off shore in a large lake .A woman on the island can row her boat 10 km/hr and can run at a speed of 20 km/hr. If she rows to the closest point of the straight shore, she will land 6 km from a village on the

  2. science

    Isaac and Joe worked together to draw a model of a transverse wave. Issac used the model to measure the distance between two crests. Joe said, "Good job measuring the wave's amplitude!" Why might Isaac have been confused by Joe's

  3. PHYSICS

    Sally Sue, an enthusiastic physics student enjoyed the opportunity to collect data from standing waves in a spring. She and her partner help the ends of their spring 4.00 meters apart. There are 5 nodes in the standing wave

  4. Algebra

    A beach ball rolls off a cliff and onto the beach. The height, in feet, of the beach ball can be modeled by the function h(t)=64–16t2, where t represents time, in seconds. What is the average rate of change in the height, in

  1. Calculus

    A small island is 2 km off shore in a large lake. A woman on the island can row her boat 10 km/h and can run at a speed of 20 km/h. If she rows to the closest point of the straight shore, she will land 6 km from a village on the

  2. physics

    The distance between the second and sixth crests in a wave is 75cm and one crest travels a distance of 25 cm in 3.0s . Find the frequency of the wave

  3. Please help check physical science!

    Please help check my answers I really want to make a 100%! 1. A mechanical wave moves through a medium, which can be (1 point) A. a liquid. B. a solid. C. a gas. D. all of the above

  4. physics

    A skipper on a boat notices wave crests passing his anchor chain every 9 s. He estimates the distance between wave crests to be 15 m. He also correctly estimates the speed of the waves. What is this speed? Wavelenght* frequency=

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.