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Finding Wavelength and Amplitude

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A wave travels along a stretched rope. The vertical distance from crest to trough for this wave is 17 cm and the horizontal distance from crest to trough is 23 cm. What is:
(a) the wavelength and
(b) the amplitude of this wave?

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A wave travels along a stretched rope. A wave travels along a stretched rope. The vertical distance from crest to ...

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The written solution includes diagrams of the parts of a wave that illustrate the process of finding the wavelength and amplitude of the described wave along a rope.

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