# The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note

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The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...
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The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...

The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...

The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...

The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...

The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...

The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...

The overall length of a piccolo is 30.6 cm. The resonating air column vibrates as in a pipe that is open at both ends. Assume the speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) Find the frequency of the lowest note a piccolo can play, assuming the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (b) Opening...
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Suppose that the range of output frequencies is from 47.4 Hz to 14.8 kHz for a pipe organ. Take 343 m/s for the speed of sound. (a) What is the length (in units of m) of the longest pipe open at both ends and producing sound at its fundamental frequency? (b) What is the length...
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An organ pipe is open at both ends. It is producing sound at its sixth harmonic, the frequency of which is 257 Hz. The speed of sound is 343 m/s. What is the length of the pipe
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An organ pipe is open at both ends. It is producing sound at its sixth harmonic, the frequency of which is 257 Hz. The speed of sound is 343 m/s. What is the length of the pipe The open pipe has to be of length lambda/2, and odd number. Fundamental L= fundamentallambda/2 ...
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A pipe is open at both ends. The pipe has resonant frequencies of 655 Hz and 786 Hz (among others). Find the two lowest possible values for the length of the pipe. Use c = 343 m/s for the speed of sound. __ m __ m?
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A tuning fork of frequency 558 Hz is placed near the top of the pipe shown in the Figure. The water level is lowered so that the length L slowly increases from an initial value of 20.0 cm. Determine the next two values of L that correspond to resonant modes. (Assume that the ...
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An air column that is open at both ends is 1.50m long. A specific frequency is heard resonating from the column what is the longest wavelength and it's associated frequency that could be responsible for this resonance? The speed of sound is 345m/s. So what I did is: v=2L = 2*1...
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A pipe that is open at both ends has a fundamental frequency of 330 Hz when the speed of sound in air is 333 m/s. What is the length of this pipe? Answer in units of cm. What is the second harmonic? What is the third harmonic? Answer in units of Hz. What is the fundamental ...
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A variable-length air column is placed just below a vibrating wire that is fixed at the both ends. The length of air column open at one end is gradually increased from zero until the first position of resonance is observed at 20 cm. The wire is 115.4 cm long and is vibrating ...
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A variable-length air column is placed just below a vibrating wire that is fixed at the both ends. The length of air column open at one end is gradually increased from zero until the first position of resonance is observed at 20 cm. The wire is 115.4 cm long and is vibrating ...
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a pipe of length 1.00 m and open at both ends is lying on the ground at a construction site on a windy day of temperature 20 degrees C. Justin notices that the pipe is resonating and creating a sound of a particular frequency, the fundamental frequency. a) what is this ...
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You want to make an open-ended flute, open at both ends, with fundamental frequency (lowest pitch sound it produces) of 680 Hz. Assume speed of sound in air is 340 m/s. a) What should the length of the flute be?
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What are the first, second, and third frequencies audible from a 20 cm long organ pipe when (A) only one end is open and when (B) both ends are open. The speed of sound through the air inside the organ pipe is 343m/s.
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What are the first, second, and third frequencies audible from a 20 cm long organ pipe when (A) only one end is open and when (B) both ends are open. The speed of sound through the air inside the organ pipe is 343m/s
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A PVC pipe that is one meter long is struck and the speed of sound is 345 m/s. What is the fundamental frequency (n=1) of the pipe when: a. The pipe is open at both ends? b. The pipe is closed at one end, open at the other?
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A PVC pipe that is one meter long is struck and the speed of sound is 345 m/s. What is the fundamental frequency (n=1) of the pipe when: a.The pipe is open at both ends? b.The pipe is closed at one end, open at the other?
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What are the first, second, and third frequencies audible from a 20 cm long organ pipe when (A) only one end is open and when (B) both ends are open. The speed of sound through the air inside the organ pipe is 343m/s. (Hint: if a harmonic does not exist, it would not be heard.)
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What are the first, second, and third frequencies audible from a 20 cm long organ pipe when (A) only one end is open and when (B) both ends are open. The speed of sound through the air inside the organ pipe is 343m/s. (Hint: if a harmonic does not exist, it would not be heard.)
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A friend in another city tells you that she has two organ pipes of different lengths, one open at both ends, the other open at one end only. In addition, she has determined that the beat frequency caused by the second-lowest frequency of each pipe is equal to the beat ...
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The range of human hearing is roughly from twenty hertz to twenty kilohertz. Based on these limits and a value of 343 m/s for the speed of sound, what are the lengths of the longest and shortest pipes (open at both ends and producing sound at their fundamental frequencies) ...
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A bat emits a sound whose frequency is 83.2 kHz. The speed of sound in air at 20.0 oC is 343 m/s. However, the air temperature is 40.5 oC, so the speed of sound is not 343 m/s. Assume that air behaves like an ideal gas, and find the wavelength of the sound.
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A bat emits a sound whose frequency is 83.6 kHz. The speed of sound in air at 20.0 oC is 343 m/s. However, the air temperature is 36.0 oC, so the speed of sound is not 343 m/s. Assume that air behaves like an ideal gas, and find the wavelength of the sound
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Organ pipes, open at one end, resonate best at their first resonant length. Two pipes have length 23.0 cm and 30.0 cm respectively. What is the wavelength of the sound emitted by each pipe? What are the respective frequencies if the speed of sound is 341 m/s? What is the air ...

A spaceship lands on a new planet. the crew decides to measure the speed of sound in the planets atmosphere. taking a tube with a length of 50 cm, they find that one resonant frequency occurs at 2,520 Hz, and the next resonant frequency at 2,940 hz. what is the speed of the ...
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A piccolo and a flute can be approximated as cylindrical tubes with both ends open. The lowest fundamental frequency produced by one kind of piccolo is 508.7 Hz, and that produced by one kind of flute is 220.3 Hz. What is the ratio of the piccolo's length to the flute's length?

A spaceship lands on a new planet. the crew decides to measure the speed of sound in the planets atmosphere. taking a tube with a length of 50 cm, they find that one resonant frequency occurs at 2,520 Hz, and the next resonant frequency at 2,940 hz. what is the speed of the ...
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It's a simple problem I think but I can't get the answers to match with the book. A particle fingering flute sounds note with frequency of 880Hz at 20 deg celcius(343m/s => sound wave speed) The flute is open at both ends. a) find the air column length b) find the frequency...
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The range of human hearing is roughly from twenty hertz to twenty kilohertz. Based on these limits and a value of 350 m/s for the speed of sound, what are the lengths of the longest and shortest pipes (open at both ends and producing sound at their fundamental frequencies) ...
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An audible standing wave is produced when air is blown across a pipe that is open at both ends. If the pipe is 29 cm tall, what is the frequency of sound produced?
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1) A 1.50-m long gas column that is open at one end and closed at the other has a fundamental resonant frequency 80.0 Hz. What is the sound speed in this gas? a) 120 m/s b) 30.0 m/s c) 480 m/s d) 213 m/s e) 53.3 m/s 2) You drop a stone down a well. You hear the splash 2.23 s ...

In the figure below, S is a small loudspeaker driven by an audio oscillator with a frequency that is varied from 1000 Hz to 2000 Hz, and D is a cylindrical pipe with two open ends and a length of 55.0 cm. The speed of sound in the air-filled pipe is 344 m/s. (In the figure s ...
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a flute is essentially a pipe open at both ends. the length of a flute is approximately 66.1 cm. what is the third harmonic of a flute when all keys are closed, making the vibrating air column approximately equal to the length of the flute?
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A friend in another city tells you that she has two organ pipes of different lengths, one open at both ends, the other open at one end only. In addition, she has determined that the beat frequency caused by the second-lowest frequency of each pipe is equal to the beat ...
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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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A variable length air column (closed on one end) is placed just below a vibrating wire of mass 5.00g, which is fixed at both ends. The length of the air column is gradually increased from zero until the first position of resonance (first harmonic) is observed at 34 cm. The ...
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Two adjacent natural frequencies of an organ pipe are found to be 900 Hz and 990 Hz. (a) Calculate the fundamental frequency and length of this pipe. other info that I already calculated: -the pipe is open at both ends - length of pipe is 1.89m
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A tube is open only at one end. A certain harmonic produced by the tube has a frequency of 445.0 Hz. The next higher harmonic has a frequency of 525.9 Hz. The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. (a) What is the integer n that describes the harmonic whose frequency is 445.0 Hz? (...
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A flute can be regarded as a tube open at both ends. It will emit a musical note if the flutist excites a standing wave in the air column inside the tube. The lowest musical note that can be played on a flute is C (261.7 Hz). What must be the length of the tube? Assume that ...
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An open organ pipe of length 0.744411 m and a closed one of length 1.10545 m are sounded together. What beat frequency is generated by the first overtone of the closed pipe with the fundamental of the open pipe? The speed of sound is 340 m/s. Answer in units of Hz
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Determine the first three standing wave frequencies of a 25.0-cm-long open pipe. Assume the speed of sound in air is 340 m/s. Do the same for a 25.0-cm-long closed pipe.
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An organ pipe open at one end has a length of 60 cm. If the speed of sound in air is 340 m/s, what is the lowest frequency produced by the organ pipe? A) 141.5 Hz B) 283 Hz C) 70.8 Hz D) 610 Hz E) 305 Hz
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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 string is tied across the opening of a deep well, at a height 5 m above the water level. The string has length 7.51m and linear density 4.17 g/m; any time there is a wind, the string vibrates like mad. The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. Assuming that the resonance causing...
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When a metal pipe is cut into two pieces, the lowest resonance frequency in one piece is 244Hz and that for the other is 454Hz. What resonant frequency would have been produced by the original length of pipe? (Assume the speed of sound in air is 345 m/s) b). How long was the ...
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An open vertical tube is filled with water and a tuning fork vibrates over the top near the open end. As the water level is lowered in the tube, the first resonance is heard when the water level is at 31 cm from the top of the tube. What is the frequency of the tuning fork? ...
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Look up or derive the frequencies of the standing waves of a length of wire, L, clamped at the ends and under tension. What are the similarities and differences between a vibrating string and a resonating pipe? Does the diameter of the wire matter? Does the diameter of the ...

A resonating glass tube closed at one end is 4.0 cm wide and 47 cm long. What are the frequencies of the first three harmonics for the resonating tube? The speed of sound in air at this temperature is 346 m/s.
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A 520 Hz tuning fork produces a standing wave in a column of air in a closed tube. If the speed of sound is 340 m/s, what is the length of the air column?
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The speed of sound in a classroom is 343m/s. A) A tuning fork of frequency 512Hz is struck. What length of open air tube is required to create a resonant sound at the 1st harmonic? wavelength=v/f=343/512=0.67m L=.5wavelength=.5(.67)= 0.335m B) Fore the same tube, what tuning ...
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A flute is designed to play middle C (262 Hz) as the fundamental frequency when all the holes are covered. The length of the flute is 0.655 m. Assume the air temperature is 20°C. How far from the end of the flute should the hole be that must be uncovered to play F above ...

An air column open at one end only is increased in length. The air column first resonates with a given turning fork when the length of the air column reaches 20 cm. The next two consecutive lengths that will resonate with the same tuning fork will measure.
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A train at rest emits a sound at a frequency of 1089 Hz. An observer in a car travels away from the sound source at a speed of 30.7 m/s. What is the frequency heard by the observer? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
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The fundamental of an organ pipe that is closed at one end and open at the other end is 261.6 Hz ( middle C ). The second harmonic of an organ pipe that is open at both ends has the same frequency. What are the lengths of the pipe? I tried solving it and I got 0.65 and 0.98 ...
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When a metal pipe is cut into two pieces, the lowest resonance frequency in one piece is 244Hz and that for the other is 454Hz. What resonant frequency would have been produced by the original length of pipe? (Assume the speed of sound in air is 345 m/s) ^ I already got the ...
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How much higher will mercury stand in the open arm in a J-Tube manometer, if air column in the closed arm is reduced to 4 cm, the mercury id at the same level in both open and closed arms when the air column in the closed arm is 15 cm long. Assume barometric pressure, 1 atm.
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An organ pipe that is open a t both ends has a fundamental frequency of 382 Hz. What is the length of an closed end pipe that has a fundamental frequency exactly one octave higher? Report your answer in m.
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Organ pipe A, with both ends open, has a fundamental frequency of 225 Hz. The third harmonic of organ pipe B, with one end open, has the same frequency as the second harmonic of pipe A. How long are
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A thread of mercury of length 15cm is used to trap some air in a capillary tube with uniform cross sectional area and closed at one end.With the tube vertical and the open end uppermost,the length of the trapped air column is 20cm.calculate the length of the air column when ...
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1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. decrease 2)How fast should a car move toward you for the car's horn to sound 2.88% higher in frequency than when the car is stationary? The speed of sound is 343 m/s. fs(v-vd/v-vs) 343(1/1-987...
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Find the longest wavelength by resonating air in 20 cm tube which is opened both ends
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When a metal pipe (open at both ends) is cut into two pieces, the lowest resonance frequency in one piece is 273 Hz and that for the other is 401 Hz. What resonant frequency would have been produced by the original length of pipe?
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Part 1 A 3m long pipe is in a room where the temperature is 20 degrees C. What is the frequency of the first harmonic if the pipe is closed at one end? Part 2 sound traveling in air at 23 degrees C enters a cold front where the air temp is 2 degrees C. If the sound frequency ...
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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 organ pipe open at both ends has a harmonic with a frequency of 480 Hz. The next higher harmonic in the pipe has a frequency of 540 Hz. Calculate the frequency of the fundamental and the length of the pipe. I know 540/480 is 9/8. I have no idea where to go from here.
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compare the relation of fundamental frequencies for a pipe closed at one end and for a pipe open at both ends
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1) The lowest tone to resonate in an open pipe of length L is 1600 Hz. What is the frequency of the lowest tone that will resonate in a closed pipe of length 2L? a) 100 Hz b) 1.60 Hz c) 200 Hz d) 0.800 kHz 2) Which of the following does not increase as a sound becomes louder? ...
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1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. decrease 2)How fast should a car move toward you for the car's horn to sound 2.88% higher in frequency than when the car is stationary? The speed of sound is 343 m/s. fs(v-vd/v-vs) 343(1/1-987...
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posted by rfvv yesterday at 6:06pm. [With some straws, she is making a musical pipe.] 1. When you blow across the top of "a)the straw", the air vibrates inside "b)the straw" and makes a sound. --------------------------------------- a)the straw b)the straw Are they the ...
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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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The speed of sound in air varies with the temperature and humidity of the air. In dry air at 20 degrees Celsius, the speed of sound is approximately 343 m/sec. A closed tube resonates with a node at each end for a sound wave in air. What is the length of tube you would choose ...
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The speed of sound in air is approximately 340 m/s. The speed of sound in steel is approximately 5900 m/s. If your friend strikes one end of a steel pipe with a hammer while you listen at the other end, you will hear two distinct sounds: one traveling through the air and the ...
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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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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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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 soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a cliff 42.9 m high into a pool of water. If the player hears the sound of the splash 3.16 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
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A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off the a 40 m high cliff into the pool of water. if the player hears the sound of the splash 3 sec., what is the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of the sound in air to be 343 m/s.
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A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a 41.7 m high cliff into a pool of water. If the player hears the sound of the splash 3.08 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
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A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a 40.0 m high cliff into a pool of water. If the player hears the sound of the splash 3.04 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
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Indicate true or false in each of the following statements: 1. a tube open at one end resonates with only odd harmonics 2. The frequency of a sound emitted by a vehicle as it moves toward you rises as you listen 3. a tube open at both ends resonates with all harmonics 4. an ...
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[With some straws, she is making a musical pipe.] 1. When you blow across the top of "a)the straw", the air vibrates inside "b)the straw" and makes a sound. --------------------------------------- a)the straw b)the straw Are they the specific straw or in generic use? When "c)...
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If a violin string vibrates at 1720Hz, what is the wavelength of the sound produced in the surrounding air? (assume T=20 degree Celsius and speed is 344m/s)
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What is the fundamental frequency for tube resonating in water if the speed of sound was 343.5 and the tube was 0.274 m out of the water.
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An organ pipe is open at one end and has a length of 3 m. What is its fundamental frequency if the speed of sound is 336 m/s?
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An air column in a glass tube is open at one end and closed at the other by a movable piston. The air in the tube is warmed above room temperature, and a 350 Hz tuning fork is held at the open end. Resonance is heard when the piston is at a distance d1 = 22.9 cm from the open ...

1) A cave explorer drops a stone from rest into a hole. The speed of sound is 343 m/s in air, and the sound of the stone striking the bottom is heard 1.33 s after the stone is dropped. How deep is the hole? I did 343 / 1.33. Is this correct? Physics(Please help) - drwls, ...
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what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the sound intensity is 3.85x10^-8 W/m^2, the speed of sound is 343 m/s and the density of air is 1.2 kg/m3?
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what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the sound intensity is 3.85x10^-8 W/m^2, the speed of sound is 343 m/s and the density of air is 1.2 kg/m3?
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what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the sound intensity is 3.85x10^-8 W/m^2 the speed of sound is 343 m/s and the density of air is 1.2 kg/m3?
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[With some straws, she is making a musical pipe.] 1. When you blow across the top of "a)the straw", the air vibrates inside "b)the straw" and makes a sound. --------------------------------------- a)the straw b)the straw Are they the specific straw or in generic use? When "c)...
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The sound emitted by bats has a wavelength of 3.45 mm. What is the frequency in air? The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s.
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Consider a pipe with a length of 57.5 cm. If the temperature of the air is 21.5+B degrees C and the pipe is closed in one end and open in the other, what is the frequency of the third harmonic for the pipe? Post your answer in hertz (Hz) and with 3 significant figures.