Standing Waves

Asked by anamika1993 | 14th Mar, 2010, 03:00: PM

Expert Answer:

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Lowest frequency corresponds to highest wavelenngth.

Image the string plucked in the middle, and what you observe is just 1/2 the complete wave.

λ/2 = L

λ = 2L = 2 m

speed = wavelength x frequency

= 2 x 440 = 880 m/s

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Answered by  | 14th Mar, 2010, 06:18: PM

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