1. College Physics 2056

    An electromagnetic wave strikes a 3.00-cm2 section of wall perpendicularly. The rms value of the wave's magnetic field is determined to be 6.00 10-4 T. How long does it take for the wave to deliver 1000 J of energy to the wall?
  2. physics

    The electromagnetic wave that delivers a cellular phone call to a car has a magnetic field with an rms value of 1.90 10-10 T. The wave passes perpendicularly through an open window, the area of which is 0.20 m2. How much energy does this wave carry through
  3. physics

    The electromagnetic wave that delivers a cellular phone call to a car has a magnetic field with an rms value of 1.90 10-10 T. The wave passes perpendicularly through an open window, the area of which is 0.20 m2. How much energy does this wave carry through
  4. Physics

    The electromagnetic wave that delivers a cellular phone call to a car has a magnetic field with an rms value of 1.7 × 10-10 T. The wave passes perpendicularly through an open window, the area of which is 0.23 m2. How much energy does this wave carry
  5. College Physics

    A radio station with a power of 20 kW sends out an omnidirectional wave at 1.25 MHz. a. If the electromagnetic wave has an electric field of 0.22 V/m, what is the magnetic field amplitude? b. What is the intensity of the wave at 5 km? c. What is the
  6. physics

    In a given electromagnetic plane wave the maximumelectric field strength is 400 V/m. What is the maximum magnetic field strength? How does the energy stored in the magnetic field compare with the energy stored in the electric field at any given time? how
  7. Science

    1. Compare the two light waves above. Which wave would produce the brightest light and which wave would have the least energy? (1 point) a. wave A; wave A b. wave A; wave B c. wave B; wave A d. wave B; wave B Is it C?
  8. physics

    An electromagnetic wave in a vacuum has a magnetic field with a magnitude of 1.7 x 10^-6 T. What is the intensity S of the wave?
  9. 7th grade Science

    What is the relationship between energy and the wavelength of an electromagnetic wave? I really need help because I know that the shorter the wavelength of an electromagnetic wave, the higher the frequency of the wave..but I don't know how this is relevant
  10. Physics

    The magnetic vector of a plane electromagnetic wave is described as follows: B⃗ =Bmxˆsin[13 rad/m z− 3.90e9 rad/sec t] where Bm>0. This represents the full magnetic field, so that By=Bz=0. (a) What is the wavelength λ of the wave, in
  11. Physical Science 8th Grade

    1. What is the resulting direction of a surface wave? Is it perpendicular, parallel, opposite, or circular? 2. What happens when a mechanical wave travels through a medium? What is transferred - mass, particles, energy, or waves? 3. Which of these waves
  12. 8th grade science

    I'm not sure what's the correct answer: 9)Which of these characteristics can only be attributed to a wave of red light? A)The energy of the wave travels in the same direction as the wave travels. B)The wave travels by vibrating the particles of the medium
  13. Physics

    1)An electromagnetic wave is produced by: an accelerating charged particle or changing magnetic fields. 2)Find the period of an electromagnetic wave of wavelength 2.20 x 10^-2 m. 3.00 x 10^8 * 2.20 x 10^-2 = 6.60 x 10^6 s
  14. Physical Science

    1. To what is amplitude related? B. the maximum displacement from the rest position C. neither A nor B D. both A and B 2. Suppose two waves collide and the temporary combined wave that results is smaller than the original waves. What term best describes
  15. Science

    Which type of seismic wave causes rock particles to move in the same direction as the wave movement? a. P-wave b. S-wave c. tension wave d. shear wave
  16. science

    two waves are traveling through the a container ofnitrogen . the amplitude of the first wave is .3 cm and the amplitude of the second wave is .9 cm. what is true about the two waves? a. the energy of the first wave is less than the second wave. b. the
  17. Physical Science

    1. A wave has a wavelength of 10 mm and a frequency of 5.0 hertz. What is its speed? A. 50 mm/s B. 50 hertz/s C. 2.0 mm/s D. 0.50 mm/s 2. Which type of mechanical wave needs a source of energy to produce it? A. a transverse wave B. a longitudinal wave C. a
  18. college physics

    An industrial laser is used to burn a hole through a piece of metal. The average intensity of the light is = 4.84 × 109 W/m2. What is the rms value of (a) the electric field and (b) the magnetic field in the electromagnetic wave emitted by the laser?
  19. physics

    An industrial laser is used to burn a hole through a piece of metal. The average intensity of the light is S = 1.13 109 W/m2. What is the rms value of each of the following fields in the electromagnetic wave emitted by the laser? (a) electric field (b)
  20. physics question

    What factors affect the frequency of a wave? A. the amplitude B. the energy of the wave C. the wavelength of the wave D. the material through which it travels E. the velocity of the wave I said C,D, and E. Should there be anything else?
  21. 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 <-- This one 2. Which type of kind of wave causes the medium to vibrate
  22. Physics

    A stationary particle of charge q = 1.4 10-8 C is placed in a laser beam (an electromagnetic wave) whose intensity is 3.5 103 W/m2. Determine the magnitudes of the (a) electric and (b) magnetic forces exerted on the charge. If the charge is moving at a
  23. Physics

    An industrial laser is used to burn a hole through a piece of metal. The average density of the light is S = 1.22 109 W/m2. What is the rms value of each of the following fields in the electromagnetic wave emitted by the laser? (a) the electric field
  24. physics

    A wave on a string has a wave function given by y(x, t) = (0.0210 m)sin[(6.91 m^−1)x + (2.38 s^−1)t . (a) What is the amplitude of the wave? (b) What is the period of the wave? (c) What is the wavelength of the wave? (d) What is the speed of
  25. general science

    2 waves are traveling through a container of nitrogen gas. Amplitude of the first wave is 0.3 cm, and the second 0.9 cm. What is true about the two waves? a. the energy of thee first wave is less than the second b. energy of the first wave is greater c.
  26. Physics

    The electric and magnetic fields of a plane electromagnetic wave are given by the formulas below, where and are both in meters and is in seconds. This wave is traveling through a medium whose index of refraction is 1.3. Reminder: The "x.xxenn t" notation
  27. Physics

    A transverse wave is formed on a long skipping rope. The equation of the transverse wave is y=5.50 sin(0.031π x+5.52π t) where x and y are in centimeters, t is in seconds, and Π is pi (3.14..). Find the amplitude of the wave? what is the wavelength of
  28. chemistry

    A traveling wave is produced on a rope. The wave travels until it hits a wall and it is reflected. If the speed of the wave is 1.8 m/s and it takes 3.3 s to get back to the starting point, how long (m) is the rope.
  29. PHY

    A traveling wave is produced on a rope. The wave travels until it hits a wall and it is reflected. If the speed of the wave is 1.8 m/s and it takes 3.3 s to get back to the starting point, how long (m) is the rope.
  30. Physics

    An electromagnetic wave in a vacuum traveling in the +x direction generated by a variable source initially has a wavelength of 2.65 x 10^-4 m and a maximum electric field Emax in the +y direction of 8.20×10^−3 V/m. What are the coefficients in the
  31. science- physics

    when a wave strikes a boundary that is less dense than the original wave medium, the wave comes back a) upright b)inverted thank you!
  32. Geology

    I am totally confused, need to come up with the Arrival Time of P Wave, S Wave Love Wave and Rayleigh Wave and distance from epicenter for LA and Austin when I am only supplied with the following info for Urbana: 3400 miles from Epicenter P Wave arrive
  33. physical science

    A disturbance sends ripples across water in a tub. These ripples are an example of a? rarefaction longitude wave compression surface wave (my choice) Sound is an example of what kind of wave? transverse wave longitude wave surface wave wavelength (my
  34. Physics

    Two waves are combined to form this standing wave equation of y(x,t) = (3 mm)sin[x/(2 m]cos[(100 rad/s)t] a. What's the amplitude of the right moving wave and left moving wave? b. What's the wavelength of the right moving wave and left moving wave? c.
  35. Physics

    Two waves are combined to form this standing wave equation of y(x,t) = (3 mm)sin[x/(2 m]cos[(100 rad/s)t] a. What's the amplitude of the right moving wave and left moving wave? b. What's the wavelength of the right moving wave and left moving wave? c.
  36. physics

    2 waves are traveling through a container of nitrogen gas. Amplitude of the first wave is 0.3 cm, and the second 0.9 cm. What is true about the two waves? a. the energy of thee first wave is less than the second b. energy of the first wave is greater c.
  37. Physical Science 9th grade

    Could someone please explain how I do this or provide a link explaining how. I am very confused. 1) a) Name 2 properties of waves that change if the wave changes media. b) Name a property that does NOT change when it changes media. 2) If the wavelength of
  38. physics need help anybody

    The equation y=As in(wt-kx)represents a plane wave traveling along the x-direction. If a=0.10m, w=8500hz and k=25/secs......Calculate the speed of the Waves -Calculate the speed of the medium through which the wave is travelingl -What is the equation of
  39. Physics

    The wave is travelling to the right at 50.0 m/s. What is the amplitude if the maximum displacement is 38.0 cm and the total distance travelled by the wave is 16.0 m. 2) What is the wavelength of the wave? 3)What is the frequency of the wave?
  40. Physical science

    A wave travels along a string at a speed of 1,5m 1s.if the frequency of the source of the wave is 7,5hz,calculate:(a)the wavelength of the wave..(b)the period of the wave
  41. Physics HELP!!

    The wave is travelling to the right at 18.2m/s. What is the amplitude if the maximum displacement is 19.9cm and the total distance travelled by the wave is 41.2m? b) What is the wavelength of the wave? c).What is the frequency of the wave?
  42. Physics

    The following wave function represents a travelling wave: y = 5.35 / [4.95 + (6.55x+2.15 t )2] where y and x are in cm, and t is in seconds.a) What is the maximum displacement of the wave at t = 4.30 s ? b)What is the wave velocity?
  43. Science

    When a sound wave passes from air into a solid object, which of the following wave properties change? -frequency -wave speed -amplitude -wave length Can be more than one
  44. sir damon i need u help physics

    The equation y=As in(wt-kx)represents a plane wave traveling along the x-direction. If a=0.10m, w=8500hz and k=25/secs......Calculate the speed of the Waves -Calculate the speed of the medium through which the wave is travelingl -What is the equation of
  45. Science

    9. FM signals travel as changes in (1 point) A.the speed of the wave. B.the amplitude of the wave. C.the frequency of the wave.*** D.the loudness of the wave.
  46. Physics-help please!

    A wave on a rope is 6.1m . a.) What is the wavelength of this wave? b.) If the frequency of the wave is 6.2Hz, what is the wave velocity?
  47. Science

    Could someone please explain to me in a simple way how FM, AM, and XM radio signals work? No one I ask seems to know. Thanks for the help. Radio waves are part of a general class of waves known as electromagnetic waves. In essence, they are electrical and
  48. Science

    what is an electromagnetic wave comprised of? Electromagnetic waves consist of electric and magnetic fields in which each kind of field generates the other to keep the structure propagating through empty space at the speed of light.
  49. physics

    What is the rms value of the electric field in a sinusoidal electromagnetic wave that has a maximum electric field of 64 V/m?
  50. Physics HELP!!

    a). What is the wavelengh of a 2.54MHz ultrasound wave travelling through aluminum?(the speed of sound in aluminum is 6420 m/s) b). What frequency of electromagnetic wave would have the same wavelength as the ultrasound wave above?
  51. Physics

    Suppose a light wave is in the visible spectrum, with frequency 740 THz(which will have a deep purple color). What will be the ratio of the electric to magnetic fields constitute the light wave? What fraction of the total energy is conveyed by the electric
  52. Intergarted Science

    I had a couple of questions on the topic of Waves-Sound and Light. 1. What is the source of all waves? *Vibration* 2. In one word, what is it that moves from source to receiver in a wave motion? *Energy* 3. Does the medium in which a wave travels move with
  53. Precalc/Trig

    wave is modeled by the function ... h(t) = 3cos(p/10)*t What is the period of the wave (T) *frequency (F) is defined as the number of cycles of the motion per second. What is the relationship between F and T? Find the wave height (H) which is the vertical
  54. Science

    P: If wave a has an amplitude of 3 meters then inteferes wiht wave b that has an amplitude of 2 meters. the sum of te waves produce wave c with 5 meters Q:what is the wave interaction explain? P<S: I really want to know what are the 4 basic types of
  55. science

    A bird sits on a pole and watches waves. The wave crests are 1.0 meter apart. If one wave crest passes the pole each second, what is the speed of the wave? . What is the period of the wave? . What is the frequency of the wave? . If the waves change so that
  56. Physics

    Suppose that the electric field of an electromagnetic wave decreases in magnitude. Does the magnetic field increase, decrease, or remain the same? Account for your answer.
  57. Waves-Science

    I had a couple of questions on the topic of Waves-Sound and Light. 1. What is the source of all waves? *Vibration* 2. In one word, what is it that moves from source to receiver in a wave motion? *Energy* 3. Does the medium in which a wave travels move with
  58. Physics repost please check

    Posted by Mary on Monday, November 5, 2007 at 8:21pm. Suppose that the electric field of an electromagnetic wave decreases in magnitude. Does the magnetic field increase, decrease, or remain the same? Account for your answer. For Further Reading Physics -
  59. Physics

    sound wave of frequency 166 Hz travels with a speed 332 ms−1 along positive x-axis in air. Each point of the medium moves up and down through 5.0 mm. Write down the equation of the wave and calculate the (i) wavelength, and (ii) wave number. How far
  60. Science HW - - - check my answers?

    1. Compare the two light waves above. Which wave would produce the brightest light and which wave would have the least energy? a. wave A; wave A b. wave A; wave B c. wave B; wave A d. wave B; wave B 2. Which waves have the longest wavelength and lowest
  61. Physics HELP!!

    A snapshot graph of a travelling wave is shown. The wave is travelling to the right at 18.2m/s. What is the amplitude if the maximum displacement is 19.9cm and the total distance travelled by the wave is 41.2m? b). What is the wavelength of the wave?
  62. physics

    The figure below represents a periodic wave. Each increment on the equilibrium line is 760 cm. What is the wavelength for this wave (in m)?If the wave in the figure above has a frequency of 60 Hz, what is the wave's speed?
  63. Physics

    A surfer is catching a wave. Suppose she starts at the top of the wave with a speed of 1.3 m/s and moves down the wave until her speed increases to 8.0 m/s. The drop in her vertical height is 2.8 m. If her mass is 59 kg, how much work is done by the
  64. university

    A surfer is catching a wave. Suppose she starts at the top of a wave with a speed of 1.37 m/s and moves down the wave until her speed increases to 9.90 m/s. The drop in her vertical height is 2.64 m. If her mass is 63.3 kg, how much work is done by the
  65. physics

    The wavelength of an electromagnetic wave is measured to be 600 m. What is the frequency of the wave?
  66. Physics

    A sine wave is traveling to the right on a cord. The lighter line in the figure represents the shape of the cord at time t = 0; the darker line represents the shape of the cord at time t = 0.10 s. (Note that the horizontal and vertical scales are
  67. physics

    A plane progressive wave is represented by the wave equation: y=0.1sin⁡(200 ðt-20ðx/17) Where y is in millimetres, t is in seconds, and x is the distance from a fixed origin, O, in metres. Find: The frequency of the wave The wavelength of the wave
  68. physics

    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 =
  69. physics

    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 =
  70. physics

    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 =
  71. Science

    P: If wave a has an amplitude of 3 meters then inteferes wiht wave b that has an amplitude of 2 meters. the sum of te waves produce wave c with 5 meters Q:what is the wave interaction explain? Also m,ay you explain what destructive inteference is and
  72. Physics

    Which of the followings is correct for waves? a. One wave can cancel another wave so that no amplitude remains at certain points. b. While you are at rest, a car moves toward you while it is making noise. The speed of this sound wave is greater than when
  73. physics please helpp

    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 =
  74. physics

    1. A sound is made by a speaker, which then radiates in all directions. The sound wave is described by A(r) sin(2r - 600t) where the distances are in meters, and the time in seconds. The A(r) just indicates that the amplitude has some distance
  75. Physics

    An electromagnetic wave has a frequency of 2.04 x 10^12 Hz, What is the wavelength of this EM wave?
  76. Physical Science

    An ultrasonic wave in water is a compression wave that travels at 1,400 m/s A) An ultrasonic wave from a ship travels to the bottom of a lake and back in 0.16s. How deep is it at this point? B) If an ultrasonic wave is emitted in the ocean where the
  77. science

    why is the arrival time for the p-wave always earlier than the arrival of the s-wave the same seismograph station? is it because the p wave always reaches before the s- wave.
  78. Physics

    A sinusoidal wave traveling on a string is moving in the positive x-direction. The wave has a wavelength of 8 m, a frequency of 60 Hz, and an amplitude of 9 cm. What is the wave function for this wave? (Use any variable or symbol stated above as
  79. Physics

    Suppose that a police car on the highway is moving to the right at 20 m/s, while a speeder is coming up from almost directly behind at a speed of 31 m/s, both speeds being with respect to the ground. The police officer aims a radar gun at the speeder.
  80. Physics

    1)An electromagnetic wave has a wavelength of 6.2 x 10^14 n. What is the frequency of the wave? 3.00 x 10^8 * 6.2 x 10^14 1.8 x 10^24 = frequency 2)The velocity of an electromagnetic wave depends on: its wavelength and frequency
  81. chemistry

    an electromagnetic wave has a frequency of 10 exponent 21hz. what type of electromagnetic wave has this frequency
  82. Physics

    Two sound waves are traveling through a container of unknown gas. Wave A has a wavelength of 1.2 m. Wave B has a wavelength of 3.6 m. The frequency of wave B must be __________ the frequency of wave A. a. one-ninth b. one-third c. the same as d. three
  83. Science

    1.The images above show particles in a medium. Which of the following shows the worst conditions for a sound wave to travel? A B C D 2.Which of the following correctly describes a radio wave? A.long wavelength and high frequency B.long wavelength and low
  84. physics

    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 .. if needs values of these ( the speed of the wave is
  85. WAVE OPTICS

    A traviling wave is discribed by the equation Y= exp(-az^2-bt^2-2underadical(ab zt)) 1,in what direction is the wavetravelling 2,what is the wave speed
  86. physics

    An ocean wave travels 17.1 m in 6.7 s. The distance between the two nearest wave crests is 5.1 m. What is the frequency of the wave? Answer in units of H
  87. Physics

    Two nearby nodes of a standing wave are separated by 4.5 m. If the frequency of the wave is 184 Hz, what is the speed of the wave?
  88. Physics !>:(

    A wave has angular frequency 46.2rad/s and wavelength 3.57m. What is its wave number? b).What is its wave speed?
  89. physics

    The following wave function represents a travelling wave: y = 3.45 / [6.35 + (6.35x−8.30 t )2] where y and x are in cm, and t is in seconds.a) What is the maximum displacement of the wave at t = 7.50 s ? b) what is the velocity.
  90. Calculus

    An oceanographer measured an ocean wave during a storm. The vertical displacement, h, of the wave, in metres, can be modelled by h(t) = 0.8cost + 0.5sin2t, where t is the time in seconds. a) Determine the vertical displacement of the wave when the velocity
  91. physics

    An ocean wave has a length of 12.0 m. A wave passes a fixed location every 2.0 s. What is the speed of the wave?
  92. physics

    A plane wave is represented by the equation y=4si(230pit+0.85pix)M. find (a)the frequency (b)velocity and Wave length of the wave
  93. science

    1. The images above show particles in a medium. Which of the following shows the worst conditions for a sound wave travel? A B C D is the answer A? Which of the following correctly describes a radio wave? A long wavelength and high frequency B long
  94. oscillations

    A human wave. During sporting events within large, densely packed stadiums, spectators will send a wave (or pulse) around the stadium (Fig. below). As the wave reaches a group of spectators, they stand with a cheer and then sit. At any instant, the width w
  95. Physics

    A traveling wave has displacement D(x,t)=(3.00cm)sin(5.36x-6.71t), where x is in meters and t is in seconds. What is the wave speed of this wave? **snapshot graph at t=1/4 s
  96. Physics

    A cord has two sections with linear densities of 0.10 kg/m and 0.20 kg/m respectively. An incident wave, y(x,t) = 0.050sin(6.0x - 12.0t), where x is in meters and t in seconds, travels from the lighter cord to the heavier one. What is the wavelength of the
  97. PHYSICS

    A wave on a string is described by the relation y = A sin(30t - 0.041x), where t is measured in seconds and x in meters, with A = 0.16 m. (a)Find the frequency of the wave. ____Hz (b)Find the wavelength of the wave. ___m (c)Find the speed of the wave.
  98. Science Help Plzz

    1. The images above show particles in a medium. Which of the following shows the worst conditions for a sound wave travel? A B C D is the answer A? Which of the following correctly describes a radio wave? A long wavelength and high frequency B long
  99. physics

    A wave travels at 575 m/sec in a dense media. The wave is observed to The length of the media is 95.8 cm. When the wave is reflected at the end, its phase is reversed (an upward motion becomes a downward motion.) What is the frequency of the resonant wave
  100. physics

    a fisherman noticed that his boat was lifted by the wter waves about once evry two seconds. He looked at the waves wnd estimated the length of a wave to be a 6cm. He also estimated the vertical distance between the highest point snd the lowest point of the