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Finding Wavelength and Amplitude

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?

Solution Summary

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.