Answer to Question #2294 in Mechanics | Relativity for melany

Question #2294
Two waves travel in the same medium at the same speed. One wave has frequency 5.72×105 Hz and wavelength 0.533 m. The other wave has frequency 6.13×105 Hz. What is the second wave's wavelength? answer in meters.
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Expert's answer
2011-04-06T13:33:47-0400
We use the following expression for the velocity of the wave v = λf
λ1f1 = λ2f2.
0.533*5.72×105= 6.13×105*λ2,
λ2 = 0.497 m.

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