The transverse displacement of a string (clamped at its two ends) is given by

where x, y are in meter and t is in second.  The length of the string is 1.5 m and its mass is 3.0 x 10-2kg.

Answer the following :

(a)  What are the wavelength, frequency and speed of propagation of each wave?

(b)  Determine the tension in the string.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

(a)   The transverse displacement of a string is given by

 

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM