In this section assume the sound speed in air is 343 m/s. A goose flying toward you at 12.6m/s emits a squawk, which you hear at 258Hz . A)Find the wavelength of the sound you hear B)Find the wavelength of

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  1. Physics

    The range of human hearing extends from approximately 20 Hz to 20000 Hz. Find the wavelength of these extremes when the speed of sound in air is equal to 343 m/s.

  2. Physics

    As Section 27.5 discusses, sound waves diffract or bend around the edges of a doorway. Larger wavelengths diffract more than smaller wavelengths. (a) The speed of sound is 343 m/s. With what speed would a 57.0 kg person have to move through a doorway to

  3. Physical Science

    How many meters away is a cliff if an echo is heard 0.500 s after the original sound? Assume that sound traveled at 343 m/s on that day.

  4. physics

    A spelunker (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 3.24 s after the stone is dropped. How deep is the hole?

  5. physics... PLEASE HELP

    An elephant can hear sound with a frequency of 15.0 Hz. What is the wavelength of this wave? The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s.

  6. physics

    A shout down a well produces an echo in 2.00 seconds. How deep is the surface of the water in the well? Assume the speed of sound to be 343 m/s.

  7. physics

    A speaker is designed for wide dispersion for a high frequency sound. What should the diameter of the circular opening be for a speaker where the desired diffraction angle is 11° and a 9100 Hz sound is generated? The speed of sound is 343 m/s

  8. math 7th

    When the temperature is 68°F, the speed of sound in air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds? Can some one help with the steps?

  9. Physics

    Assume a goose has a 2.0-cm-thick layer of feather down (on average) and a body surface area of 0.14 m2 . What is the rate of heat loss (conduction only) if the goose, with a body temperature of 41 ∘C, is outside on a winter day when the air temperature

  10. physics

    A train moving at a constant speed is passing a stationary observer on a platform. a flute player is playing a note with frequency of 940Hz. after the flute has passed, the observer hears the sound frequency of 915Hz. What is the speed of the train? The

  11. Physics

    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

  12. Physics

    Carol drops a stone into a mineshaft 122.5m deep. Calculate the time from when she hears it hit the bottom of the shaft. Assume the speed of sound in the air 343 m/s.

  13. physics

    Two speakers are separated by distance d1 = 2.40 m and are in phase. You are standing 3.00 m directly in front of one speaker. Each speaker has an output power of 1.20 W. Because the speakers are at different distances, there will be frequencies at which

  14. Physics

    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.

  15. Physics

    A student throws a baseball at a large gong 73 m away and hears the sound of the gong 1.7744 s later. The speed of sound in air is 330 m/s. What was the average speed of the base- ball on its way to the gong? (For simplicity, assume its trajectory to be a

  16. physics

    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 3.00 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? assume the speed of sound in air to be 343m/s.

  17. Physics help - Waves and Sound Questions

    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

  18. physics

    Suppose you are stopped for a traffic light, and a fast ambulance approaches you from behind with a speed of 34.0 m/s. The siren on the ambulance produces sound with a frequency of 960 Hz. The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. What is the wavelength of the

  19. physics

    A bat flying in a cave emits a sound and receives its echo 0.3 s later. How far away is the cave wall? Assume the speed of sound to be 340 m/s. Answer in units of m.

  20. Physics

    In this section assume the sound speed in air is 343 m/s. A goose flying toward you at 12.6m/s emits a squawk, which you hear at 258Hz . A)Find the wavelength of the sound you hear B)Find the wavelength of the sound you hear if the goose emits the same

  21. physics... PLEASE HELP

    An elephant can hear sound with a frequency of 15.0 Hz. What is the wavelength of this wave? The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s.

  22. physics

    1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. A)increase B)decrease C)remain the same D)need to know the speed of the source (answer:decrease.) As the detector recedes from the source, the relative velocity is

  23. science

    A bat flying in a cave emits a sound and receives its echo 0.4 s later. How far away is the cave wall? Assume the speed of sound to be 340 m/s. Answer in units of m.

  24. physics

    The siren on an ambulance is emitting a sound whose frequency is 2421 Hz. The speed of sound is 343 m/s. (a) If the ambulance is stationary and you (the "observer") are sitting in a parked car, what are the wavelength and the frequency of the sound you

  25. Physics Please Help me!

    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

  26. Physics

    Suppose you are stopped for a traffic light, and an ambulance approaches you from behind with a speed of 19.0 m/s. The siren on the ambulance produces sound with a frequency of 960 Hz as measured when you are at rest relative to the ambulance. The speed of

  27. physics

    A supersonic jet flying at 137 m/s is accelerated uniformly at the rate of 23.1 m/s2 for 20.0 s. (a) What is its final velocity? (b) The speed of sound in air is 331 m/s. How many times the speed of sound is the plane's final speed?

  28. physics - doppler effect

    Two identical tuning forks can oscillate at 329.6 Hz. A person is located somewhere on the line between them. The speed of sound in the air is 343 m/s. Calculate the beat frequency as measured by this individual under the following conditions. (a) the

  29. physics

    Assume you have two loudspeakers separated 1 meter excited by the same oscillator emitting an 1150 Hz sound frequency. You are 4 m from one of the loudspeakers. At what distance from you should be the second loudspeaker to produce destructive interference?

  30. physics help

    Michelle is enjoying a picnic across the valley from a cliff. She is playing music on her radio (assume it to be an isotropic source) and notices an echo from the cliff. She claps her hands and the echo takes 2.6 s to return. (a) Given that the speed of

  31. Physics- Someone Please Help!!!

    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

  32. Physics- PLEASE HELP

    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

  33. physics

    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.

  34. math

    March 1: when a jet flies at the speed of sound,it is flying at march 1. The speed of sound:sound takes 5 seconds to travel one mile in the air where a jet flies. How many minutes does it take a pilot flying a jet at march 1 to travel 24omiles?(Assume that

  35. Physics(Please help)

    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?

  36. physics

    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

  37. math

    when the temperature is 68 degrees F, the speed of sound in the air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds

  38. physics

    You let out a shout, echo comes back and reaches you in 1.4 seconds. if the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s, what is the distance to the cliff? a. need assitance in setting up problem? Let d be the distance to the cliff, and V be the speed of sound. The

  39. Science

    A supersonic jet flying at 145 m/s is accelerated uniformly at the rate of 23.1 m/s squared for 20.0 s. a. What is its final velocity? b. The speed of sound in air is 331 m/s. How many times the speed of sound is the plane's final speed? I don't care what

  40. physics

    The range of human hearing extends from approxmately 20 HZ to 20 000 HZ. Find the wavelenghts of these extremes when the speed of sound in air is equal to 343 m/s. A dolphin is 25 degrees C sea water emits a sound directed toward the bottom of the ocean

  41. physics

    At the Indianapolis 500, you can measure the speed of cars just by listening to the difference in pitch of the engine noise between approaching and receding cars. Suppose the sound of a certain car drops by a factor of 2.40 as it goes by on the

  42. Physics

    A bat flying in a cave emits a sound and receives its echo 0.1 s later. How far away is the cave wall? Assume the speed of sound to be 340 m/s. Answer in units of m. How do you do this?

  43. Physics

    The distance between a loudspeaker and the left ear of a listener is 2.19 m. (a) Calculate the time required for sound to travel this distance taking the speed of sound to be 343 m/s. (b) Assuming that the sound frequency is 525 Hz, how many wavelengths of

  44. physics

    Two identical loudspeakers are 3.4 m apart. A person stands 5.8 m from one speaker and 3.6 m from the other. What is the lowest frequency at which destructive interference will occur at this point? The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s. The answer is in

  45. 9th grade

    Use the following Info. At sea level the speed of sound in air is linearly related to air temp. If 35 degrees Celsius sound travels at a rate of 352meters per sec. if 15degrees Celsius sound travels at 340 meters per sec. How would i write a linear

  46. physics

    A boy drops a 0.10 kg stone down a 150 m well and listens for the echo. The air temperature is 20°C. How long after the stone is dropped will the boy hear the echo? The speed of sound through air at 20°C is v = 343 m/s.

  47. Physics

    A sound wave is traveling in warm air when it hits a layer of cold, dense air. If the sound wave hits the cold air interface at an angle of 23 degree angle, what is the angle of refraction? Assume that the cold air temperature is -10 degrees C and the warm

  48. Physics

    plane’s sound detector perceives the horn’s sound, the plane has traveled a distance equal to one-half its altitude above the ocean. If it takes the sound 1.658 s to reach the plane, determine the altitude of the plane. The speed of sound is 343 m/s.

  49. physics

    At the Indianapolis 500, you can measure the speed of cars just by listening to the difference in pitch of the engine noise between approaching and receding cars. Suppose the sound of a certain car drops by a factor of 2.30 as it goes by on the

  50. Physics waves- help please

    A police officer with good ears hears an approaching motorcycle. The engine sound he eats as the bike approached is 195 Hz. a) Is the actual sound the bike makes higher or lower in pitch? b) After the bike passes he hears 147 Hz as the perceived pitch. If

  51. physics

    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

  52. Physics

    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

  53. Physics HELP!

    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

  54. Physics URGENT!!!

    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

  55. Physics- Elena please help!

    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

  56. Physics- PLEASE HELP

    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

  57. Physics- PLEASE HELP

    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

  58. physics

    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.

  59. Physics(Please respond)

    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

  60. PHYSICS

    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

  61. physics

    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.

  62. physics

    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.

  63. physics

    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.

  64. physics

    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.

  65. Physics

    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

  66. physic

    Question Part Points Submissions Used 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 3.11 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound

  67. Physics

    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?

  68. physics

    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?

  69. Physics

    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?

  70. PHysics

    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.

  71. Physical Science

    The A note has a frequency of 880 Hz. What is the wavelength if the speed of sound is 343 m/s? 0.39 m 2.57 m 537 m 301,000 m Which speed(s) is/are below the sound barrier in air? A. 257 m/s B. 1,030 m/s C. 10 m/s

  72. Physics

    1) A microphone has an area of 6.7 cm2. It receives during a 4.62 s time period a sound energy of 2.5x10-11 J. What is the intensity of the sound? 2) Using the intensity in the previous question, what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the

  73. Physics

    1) A microphone has an area of 6.7 cm2. It receives during a 4.62 s time period a sound energy of 2.5x10-11 J. What is the intensity of the sound? 2) Using the intensity in the previous question, what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the

  74. Physics

    1) A microphone has an area of 6.7 cm2. It receives during a 4.62 s time period a sound energy of 2.5x10-11 J. What is the intensity of the sound? 2) Using the intensity in the previous question, what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the

  75. physics

    A spelunker 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 1.50s after the stone is dropped. How deep is the hole? how can i use the speed of sound to solve this

  76. Physics

    A hammer taps on the end of a 8.13m long metal bar at room temperature. A microphone at the other end of the bar picks up two pulses of sound, one that travels through the metal and one that travels through the air. The pulses are separated in time by

  77. Physics

    An observer stands 43.0 m behind a marksmen practicing at a rifle range. The marksman fires the rifle horizontally which gives the speed of the bullet to be 939 m/s. How far does each bullet travel before the observer hears the report of the rifle? Assume

  78. physics

    A hammer taps on the end of a 3.32 m long metal bar at room temperature. A microphone at the other end of the bar picks up two pulses of sound, one that travels through the metal and one that travels through the air. The pulses are separated in time by

  79. physics

    A hammer taps on the end of a 4.02 m long metal bar at room temperature. A microphone at the other end of the bar picks up two pulses of sound, one that travels through the metal and one that travels through the air. The pulses are separated in time by

  80. Physics

    A hammer taps on the end of a 4.20 m long metal bar at room temperature. A microphone at the other end of the bar picks up two pulses of sound, one that travels through the metal and one that travels through the air. The pulses are separated in time by

  81. science question?

    can someone explain this to me? When the temperature is 68°F, the speed of sound in air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds?

  82. physics

    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. A)42.5 Hz B)54.5 Hz C)61.8 Hz D)65.4 Hz v=16 fs=583 vs=343 (16+0)/16 Im not even gonna post the rest

  83. physics

    You drop a stone down a well that is 12.37 m deep. How long is it before you hear the splash? The speed of sound in air is 343 m/s.

  84. math

    Flying to Seoul with a tailwind a plane averaged 343 mph. On the return trip the plane only averaged 307 mph while flying back into the same wind. Find the speed of the plane in still air and the speed of the wind.

  85. physics

    A spelunker (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 3.87 s after the stone is dropped. How deep is the hole?

  86. physics

    Assume a goose has a 2.2-cm-thick layer of feather down (on average) and a body surface area of 0.16m2 .What is the rate of heat loss (conduction only) if the goose, with a body temperature of 41 ∘C, is outside on a winter day when the air temperature is

  87. physics

    A person, with his ear to the ground, sees a huge stone strike the concrete pavement. A moment later two sounds are heard from the impact: one travels in the air and the other in the concrete, and they are 2.7s apart. speed of sound in air is 343 m/s and

  88. university physics

    A bat flying toward a wall at a speed of 6.47 m/s emits an ultrasound wave with a frequency of 27.5 kHz. What frequency does the reflected wave have when it reaches the flying bat? (Assume that the speed of sound is v = 341 m/s.)

  89. physics

    Wavelength in a Closed Column Here is the prompt: We place a speaker near the top of a drinking glass. The speaker emits sound waves with a frequency of 3.75 kHz. The glass is 14.1 cm deep. As I pour water into the glass, I find that at certain levels the

  90. Math

    A flock of geese is flying while another goose is flying past it. The goose asks the leader of the flock how many they are. The leader answers: "Us, plus us, plus half of us, plus a quarter of us, plus myself make the flock 100 geese. How many are we?

  91. Maths

    A flock of geese is flying while another goose is flying past it. The goose asks the leader of the flock how many they are. The leader answers: us, plus us, plus half us, plus a quarter of us, plus myself make the flock 100 geese. How many are we?

  92. Physics

    An explosion occurs at the end of a pier. The sound reaches the other end of the pier by traveling through three media: air, fresh water, and a slender handrail of solid steel. The speeds of sound in air, water, and the handrail are 343, 1482, and 5040

  93. Physics

    The siren of a police car produces a sound of frequency 420Hz.A man sitting next to the road notices that the pitch of the sound changes as the car moves towards and then away from him.1- WRITE DOWN THE NAME OF THE PHENOMENON. 2-ASSUME THAT THE SPEED OF

  94. Physics

    Watching a jet plane fly high over my head, I noticed that the sound seemed to be coming from directly above me when the plane was at an angle of 30 degrees from vertical. How fast was the plane flying? Assume the speed of sound was 330 m/s.

  95. PHYSICS

    A bat can detect small objects, such as an insect, whose size is approximately equal to one wavelength of the sound the bat makes. If bats emit a chirp at a frequency of 8.31 104 Hz, and if the speed of sound in air is 343 m/s, what is the smallest insect

  96. physics

    A bat flying at 5.5 m/s emits a chirp at 35 kHz. If this sound pulse is reflected by a wall, what is the frequency of the echo received by the bat? ______ kHz (Assume the speed of sound is 345 m/s.) thanks for any help

  97. math

    Application Giovanni is flying his Cessna airplane on a heading as shown. His instrument panel shows an air speed of 130 mi/h. (Air speed is the speed in still air without wind.) However, there is a 20 mi/h crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the

  98. math

    Application Giovanni is flying his Cessna airplane on a heading as shown. His instrument panel shows an air speed of 130 mi/h. (Air speed is the speed in still air without wind.) However, there is a 20 mi/h crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the

  99. Physics

    A student throws a baseball at a large gong 45 m away and hears the sound of the gong 1.35258 s later. The speed of sound in air is 330 m/s.What was the average speed of the base- ball on its way to the gong? (For simplicity, assume its trajectory to be a

  100. Physics

    Ultrasound with f = 4.4MHz is used in a medical imager A)Find the wavelength in air, with sound speed 343 m/s. B)Find the wavelength in muscle tissue, with v = 1580 m/s

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