M asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 6 months ago

A wave on a rope has 6 nodes, including one at each end. If the wave train or system of waves is 5 meters long, what is the wavelength?

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  • Whome
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    6 months ago
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    as each internodal space represents half a wavelength and there are five of those half wavelengths between the six nodes, each half wavelength is one meter long.

    A full wavelength is thus two of those half wavelengths or two meter in length.

    • M6 months agoReport

      thanks had to read a few times to understand but this makes sense :)

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