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Sun March 14, 2010 By: Anamika Singh

simple harmonic wave in stretched string fixed at both ends

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Sun March 14, 2010

No, but one half the wavelength is eqaul to the string length.

If we pluck the string fixed at both ends, in the middle, the middle point on string undergoes highest displacement. And we have half a wave, hence λ/2 = L, λ = 2L.

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