# Tension is maintained in a string. The observed wave speed is 21 m/s when the suspended mass is 3.0 kg. a) What is the mass per unit length of the string?

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Tension is maintained in a string. The observed wave speed is 21 m/s when the suspended mass is 3.0 kg. a) What is the mass per unit length of the string? (in kg/m) b) What is the wave speed when the suspended mass is 1.6 kg? (in m/s)
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The observed wave speed is 20.3 m/s when the suspended mass is m = 3.07 kg. What is the mass per unit length of the string? I keep calculating this out to be .5199 kg/m which i know is wrong! HELP!
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The speed of a wave in a string is given by v = sqrt (FT/m), where FT is the tension in the string and m = mass / length of the string. A 2.00 m long string has a mass of 28.50 g. A 1024 g mass is attached to the string and hung over a pulley (see illustration from one of the ...
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The speed of a wave in a string is given by v = sqrt (FT/m), where FT is the tension in the string and m = mass / length of the string. A 2.00 m long string has a mass of 28.50 g. A 1024 g mass is attached to the string and hung over a pulley (see illustration from one of the ...
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Tension is maintained in a string by attaching one end to a wall and by hanging a 2.34 kg object from the other end of the string after it passes over a pulley that is 2.00 m from the wall. The string has a mass per unit length of 3.45 mg/m. What is the fundamental frequency ...
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Student observed ten antinodes on a string of length 1.70 m under tension produced by a mass of 0.22 kg. The string linear density is 1.3 gram/meter. What is the difference between the transverse wave velocity calculated from the string material properties and the one ...
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To demonstrate standing waves, one end of a string is attached to a tuning fork with frequency 120 Hz. The other end of the string passes over a pulley and is connected to a suspended mass M, as shown. The value of M is such that the standing wave pattern has eight loops “...
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A 60.00 cm guitar string under a tension of 46.000 N has a mass per unit length of 0.11000 g/ cm. (a) What is the speed of the wave? (b) What is the fundamental wavelength for this string? (c) What is the fundamental frequency for this string? (d)What is the highest resonant ...

A 60.00 cm guitar string under a tension of 46.000 N has a mass per unit length of 0.11000 g/ cm. (a) What is the speed of the wave? (b) What is the fundamental wavelength for this string? (c) What is the fundamental frequency for this string? (d)What is the highest resonant ...

A 60.00 cm guitar string under a tension of 46.000 N has a mass per unit length of 0.11000 g/ cm. (a) What is the speed of the wave? (b) What is the fundamental wavelength for this string? (c) What is the fundamental frequency for this string? (d)What is the highest resonant ...
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The A string of a violin is 31 cm long between fixed points with a fundamental frequency of 440 Hz and a mass per unit length of 5.8×10^−4 kg/m. What are the wave speed in the string? What are the tension in the string? What is the length of the tube of a simple wind ...
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An ice puck of mass m revolves on an icy surface in a circle at speed v at the end of a horizontal string of length L. The tension in the string is T Find the mass of the puck when the length of the string is 2.2m , string tension is 5.0N , and the tangential speed of the puck...
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Which one of these statements regarding standing waves on a string is FALSE Select one: a. The frequency of the first harmonic depends on the tension in the string b. The frequency of the first harmonic depends on the speed of the wave c. The frequency does not depend on the ...
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A string with a length of 2.5m resonates in five loops. The string linear density is 0.05 kg/m and the suspended mass is 0.5 kg. What is the wavelength and wave speed
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Transverse waves with a speed of 50.0 m/s are to be produced on a stretched string. A 5.00m length of string with a total of 60 grams is used. a) what is the required tension in the string? b) calculate the wave speed in the string if the tension is 8.00n.
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A light string has its ends tied to two walls separated by a distance equal to five-eighths the length of the string. A 53 kg mass is suspended from the center of the string, applying a tension in the string. What is the tension in the two strings of length L/2 tied to the ...
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A light string has its ends tied to two walls separated by a distance equal to five-eighths the length of the string. A 53 kg mass is suspended from the center of the string, applying a tension in the string. What is the tension in the two strings of length L/2 tied to the ...
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Construct a 5th mode standing wave on a string that has an unknown mass hanging from one end. The distance between fixed ends of the string is 0.9 meters. If the wave speed on the 1.3 meter string is 216 meters per seconds and the string has a mass of 3 grams, what is the ...
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The diagram represents a snapshot of a standing transverse wave on a flexible guitar string taken when the displacement is at a maximum. (Note: the vertical scale is very exaggerated, the actual sideways displacement of the string is negligibly TINY compared to the length of ...
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You and your friend are talking on a string telephone that is 14 m long. Each of you pulls on the string with about 9 N of force, meaning that the string tension is 9 N. The string has a mass density of 1.2 g/m. How long does it take for your voice to reach your friend through...
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A 130 cm length of string has a mass of 3.94 g. It is stretched with a tension of 8.60 N between fixed supports. What is the wave speed for this string?
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As shown in the picture to the right, a ball is suspended from the ceiling by a string of negligible mass. When the ball is set into motion such that it moves in a horizontal circle at a constant speed of 1.6m/s, the tension in the string is 7.7N. What is the length of the ...
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A standing wave is formed on a string for which three and one half wavelengths fit into the total length of the string, which is 2.5 m. The wave has a period of 0.10 s. If the string has a mass density of 220 g/m, what is the tension in the string? (Answer: 11.2N) Answer is ...
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The mass of a string is 6.0 x 10^-3 kg, and it is stretched so the tension in it is 195 N. A transverse wave traveling on this string has a frequency of 260 Hz and a wavelength of 0.60 m. What is the length of the string?
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The mass of a string is 2.5 × 10-3 kg, and it is stretched so that the tension in it is 250 N. A transverse wave traveling on this string has a frequency of 300 Hz and a wavelength of 0.45 m. What is the length of the string?
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The mass of a string is 8.40 10-3 kg, and it is stretched so the tension in it is 225 N. A transverse wave traveling on this string has a frequency of 260 Hz and a wavelength of 0.60 m. What is the length of the string? m
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The mass of a string is 6.8 x 10-3 kg, and it is stretched so that the tension in it is 210 N. A transverse wave traveling on this string has a frequency of 190 Hz and a wavelength of 0.67 m. What is the length of the string?
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a stretched string is observed to vibrate with frequency 30Hz in its fundamental mode when the supports are 60cm apart. the amplitude at the antinode is 3cm.the string has a mass of 30kg.calculate the speed of propagation of the wave and the tension
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A string is 37.5 cm long and has a mass per unit length of 5.95 10-4 kg/m. What tension must be applied to the string so that it vibrates at the fundamental frequency of 612 Hz? The answer is supposed to be 125 N, but I'm not sure how to get this answer. So far, I have found ...
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A pendulum is composed of a mass m suspended from the ceiling by a massless string of length L. If the mass is pulled back so that it is raised an amount L/4 and then released, what is the tension on the string at the bottom of the swing? A.3 mg B.4 mg C.2 mg D.5/2 mg E.3/2 mg...
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A mass M of 2.95 kg is attached to the end of a string whose length is 0.420 m. The mass slides without friction on a horizontal surface as indicated in the diagram. If the string can withstand a maximum tension of 127.5 N, what is the maximum tangential speed the ball can ...
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A ball of mass m = 0.2 kg is attached to a (massless) string of length L = 2 m and is undergoing circular motion in the horizontal plane (imagine a wave swinger ride at the amusement park). What should the speed of the mass be for θ to be 39°? What is the tension in the ...
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Let's consider some of the things that affect the velocity of a standing wave on a string: decide whether each of the following statements are T-True, or F-False. (If the first is T and the rest are F, enter TFFFF) A) The velocity of the wave traveling on a string is higher if...
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The mass of a string is 9.1 × 10-3 kg, and it is stretched so that the tension in it is 240 N. A transverse wave traveling on this string has a frequency of 240 Hz and a wavelength of 0.42 m. What is the length of the string?
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Given the information which statements are true or false? We know that when we pluck a string on an instrument the resulting sound wave travels through the air at a speed of (about) 344 m/s. But the wave moving on the STRING itself doesn't have to travel at 344 m/s. Let's ...
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A powered model airplane of mass 1.7 kg is tied to a ceiling with string and allowed to fly at speed 0.21 m/s in a circular path of radius 0.86 m while suspended by the string which makes a constant angle with respect to the vertical. (a) What is the angle, in degrees, that ...
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When a player's finger presses a guitar string down onto a fret, the length of the vibrating portion of the string is shortened, thereby increasing the string's fundamental frequency. The string's tension and mass per unit length remain unchanged. If the unfingered length of ...
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A helium balloon (mass including fill gas 2.1 g) is tied to a long string (mass per unit length is 3.1*10^2 g/cm, i.e., one cm of the string has a mass of 3.1*10-2 g). It rises to a height x of 210 cm, with the remainder of the string laying on the floor. If the density of air...
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You are playing a note that has a fundamental frequency of 440.00 Hz on a guitar string of length 59.1 cm. At the same time, your friend plays a fundamental note on an open organ pipe, and 4.0 beats per seconds are heard. The mass per unit length of the string is 1.93 g/m. ...
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a 2m long string of mass 10g is clamped at boths ends.the tension in the string is 150N.the string is plucked so that it oscillate.what is the wavelength and frequency of the resulting wave it is produce a standing wave with two antinodes?
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a 2m long string of mass 10g is clamped at boths ends.the tension in the string is 150N.the string is plucked so that it oscillate.what is the wavelength and frequency of the resulting wave it is produce a standing wave with two antinodes?
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a 2m long string of mass 10g is clamped at boths ends.the tension in the string is 150N.the string is plucked so that it oscillate.what is the wavelength and frequency of the resulting wave it is produce a standing wave with two antinodes?
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The mass of a string is 6 grams, and it is stretched so that its tension is 150 N. A transverse wave travelling on this string has a frequency of 160 Hz and a wavelength of 0.40 m. What is the length of this string? (ii) A chain saw has a measured sound level of 80 dB. What is...
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Velocity V of a streched string depends on tension T and mass per unit length M of the string. Create an equation for velocity V using dimensional analysis?
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Suppose that a guitar string has a length of 0.76 m, a mass of 0.16 kg, and a tension of 107 N. What is the velocity of a wave on this string? Can you just kind of explain it to me?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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A string has a mass per unit length of 7.00x10-3 kg/m and a length of 0.230 m. What must be the tension in the string if its second harmonic has the same frequency as the second resonance mode of a 2.05 m long pipe open at one end?
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A standing wave is set up in a string of variable length and tension by a vibrator of variable frequency. Both ends of the string are fixed. When the vibrator has a frequency fA, in a string of length LA and under tension TA, nA antinodes are set up in the string. (a) Write an...
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A string fixed at both ends is 9.31 m long and has a mass of 0.125 kg. It is subjected to a tension of 100.0 N and set oscillating. (a) What is the speed of the waves on the string? m/s (b) What is the longest possible wavelength for a standing wave? m (c) Give the frequency ...
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An air puck of mass 0.23 kg is tied to a string and allowed to revolve in a circle of radius 1.0 m on a frictionless horizontal table. The other end of the string passes through a hole in the center of the table, and a mass of 0.9 kg is tied to it. The suspended mass remains ...
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SEQUENCE of questions: 1)A typical steel B-string in a guitar resonates at its fundamental frequency at 240 Hertz. The length of the string is 0.620 m. What is the wave velocity along the string? Find your answer in m/s MY ANSWER 148.8m/s? 2)The tension in the above string is ...
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A 2.13 kg mass is suspended from a string which is pulled upward. The mass accelerates upwards with an acceleration of 3.10m/s2. What is the tension in the string?
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A harpsichord string of length 1.60 m and linear mass density 25.0 mg/m vibrates at a (fundamental) frequency of 450.0 Hz. (a) What is the speed of the transverse string waves in m? (b) What is the tension in N? (c) What are the wavelength and frequency of the sound wave in ...
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You are playing a note that has a fundamental frequency of 466.16 Hz on a guitar string of length 59.9 cm. At the same time, your friend plays a fundamental note on an open organ pipe, and 4.0 beats per seconds are heard. The mass per unit length of the string is 1.85 g/m. ...
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an object of mass m is suspended by a string of length 2m .the object is rotated in a horizontal circle show the relationship between the tension and mass and linear velocity of the body when the string make an angle to the horizontal
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A traverse periodic wave described by the expression y=5sin (pi x/3 - 30pi t) (where y and x are in meters and t is in seconds) is established on a string. By reflecting this wave from a rigid support, standing transverse waves are set up on a stretched string. It is observed ...
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i know how to do it, i keep getting the wrong answer!! a bob of mass 4.00 kg is suspended from a fixed point by a massless string of length 1.50 m. The bob moves in a horizontal circle with the string always making an angle theta=22 from the vertical. what is the speed of the ...
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A harpsichord string of length 1.50 m and linear mass density 26.0 mg/m vibrates at a (fundamental) frequency of 460.0 Hz. (a) What is the speed of the transverse string waves? m/s (b) What is the tension? N (c) What are the wavelength and frequency of the sound wave in air ...
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A 0.5 kg mass is moving in a circle of radius 1.8 m on a flat frictionless table at the end of a string. The speed of the mass is 2.6 m/s. The string routes through a hole in the center of the table and is held by you underneath the table. What is the angular momentum of the ...
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A 0.5 kg mass is moving in a circle of radius 1.8 m on a flat frictionless table at the end of a string. The speed of the mass is 2.6 m/s. The string routes through a hole in the center of the table and is held by you underneath the table. A.) What is the angular momentum of ...
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An air puck of mass m1 = 0.45 kg is tied to a string and allowed to revolve in a circle of radius R = 1.0 m on a frictionless horizontal table. The other end of the string passes through a hole in the center of the table, and a mass m2 = 1.10 kg is attached to it. The ...

an air puck of mass m1= 0.25 kg is tied to a string and allowed to revolve in a circle of radius R=1.0m on a frictionless horizontal table . the other end of the string passes through a hole in the center of a table and a mass of m2=1.0kg is tied to it. the suspended mass ...
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A mass m = 9.0 kg is attached to the lower end of a massless string of length L = 83.0 cm. The upper end of the string is held fixed. Suppose that the mass moves in a circle at constant speed, and that the string makes an angle theta = 21 with the vertical, as shown in the ...
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A ball of mass m = 0.2 kg is attached to a (massless) string of length L = 3 m and is undergoing circular motion in the horizontal plane, as shown in the figure. What should the speed of the mass be for θ to be 46°? What is the tension in the string?
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ball of mass m = 0.2 kg is attached to a (massless) string of length L = 3 m and is undergoing circular motion in the horizontal plane, as shown in the figure. What should the speed of the mass be for θ to be 46°? What is the tension in the string?
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A mass is tied to a 1 m string. The string is attached to a point on a horizontal frictionless surface and the mass is set into circular motion. The string will break if tension becomes larger than 10 N. The maximum kinetic energy that the mass can achieve before the string ...
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An air puck of mass m1 = 0.24 kg is tied to a string and allowed to revolve in a circle of radius R = 1.4 m on a frictionless horizontal table. The other end of the string passes through a hole in the center of the table, and a mass of m2 = 1.3 kg is tied to it (see the figure...
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An air puck of mass m1 = 0.24 kg is tied to a string and allowed to revolve in a circle of radius R = 1.4 m on a frictionless horizontal table. The other end of the string passes through a hole in the center of the table, and a mass of m2 = 1.3 kg is tied to it (see the figure...
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A 2.49-m-long string, fixed at both ends, has a mass of 7.17 g. If you want to set up a standing wave in this string having a frequency of 455 Hz and 5 antinodes, what tension should you put the string under?
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A sinusoidal wave is traveling on a string with speed 30.00 cm/s. The displacement of the particles of the string at x = 15 cm is found to vary with time according to the equation y = (5.0 cm) sin[1.5 - (3.0 s-1)t]. The linear density of the string is 5.0 g/cm. (a) What is the...
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an air puck of mass 0.347 kg is tied to a string and allowed to revolve in a circle of radius 1.09 m on a horizontal, frictionless table. The other end of the string passes through a hole in the center of the table and a mass of 1.48 kg is tied to it. The suspended mass ...
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A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, as shown in the figure, with θ = 65°. The tension in string 1 is 1.3 N. (a)Is the tension in string 2 greater than, less than, or equal to the tension in string 1? Explain. (b) Verify your answer to part (a) by ...
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A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, as shown in the figure, with θ = 65°. The tension in string 1 is 1.3 N. (a)Is the tension in string 2 greater than, less than, or equal to the tension in string 1? Explain. (b) Verify your answer to part (a) by ...
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A weightless string is suspend on a frictionless pulley, a mass of 6 kg. is suspend at one end and mass of 10 kg. is suspended on the other end of the string, the tension in the string will be :
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A beam of negligible mass of length 3 m is suspended by a string attached to a wall such that the angle between beam and string is 30 degree, and the beam is held horizontal with a sky weight. Find the tension in the string? Find the compression force on its beam? Thanks...
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A bullet of mass ‘m’ traveling horizontally at a speed ‘v’ embeds itself in the centre of a block of wood of mass ‘M’, which is suspended by a light vertical string of length ‘l’. What would be the maximum inclination of the string with the vertical?
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A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m ... a) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2.27 cm and t = 0.175 s. ? b)... the ...
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A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m ... a) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2.27 cm and t = 0.175 s. ? b)... the ...
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A sinusoidal wave on a string is described by the equation y = (0.169 m) sin (0.713 x - 41.9 t), where x and y are in meters and t is in seconds. If the linear mass density of the string is 10.1 g/m ... a) ... the phase of the wave at x = 2.27 cm and t = 0.175 s. ? b)... the ...
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A string is attached to a wall and vibrates back and forth, as in Figure 17.18. The vibration frequency and length of the string are fixed. The tension in the string is changed, and it is observed that at certain values of the tension a standing wave pattern develops. Account ...