Mastering Physics Solutions: Sound Waves Traveling Down a String

Mastering Physics Solutions: Sound Waves Traveling Down a String

On November 28, 2013, in Chapter 13: Vibrations and Waves, by Mastering Physics Solutions

Part A = 0.26 s

If the string is 9.5 m long, has a mass of 55 g and is pulled taut with a tension of 7.5 N, how much time does it take for a wave to travel from one end of the string to the other?

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Mastering Physics Solutions: Two Identical Pulses along a String

Mastering Physics Solutions: Two Identical Pulses along a String

On May 18, 2013, in Chapter 13: Vibrations and Waves, by Mastering Physics Solutions

Part A = E

Two identical pulses are moving in opposite directions along a stretched string that has one fixed end and the other movable, as shown in the figure. Initially, the pulses are moving away from each other.
Which sequence correctly represents the displacement of the string as the pulses interfere?

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Mastering Physics Solutions: Properties of Ocean Waves

Mastering Physics Solutions: Properties of Ocean Waves

On March 8, 2013, in Chapter 13: Vibrations and Waves, by Mastering Physics Solutions

Part A = 1.00 m/s
Part B = 0.350 m

How fast are the waves traveling?
What is the amplitude A of each wave?

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Mastering Physics Solutions: Exercise 13.8

Mastering Physics Solutions: Exercise 13.8

On December 27, 2011, in Chapter 13: Vibrations and Waves, by Mastering Physics Solutions

Part A = all of the preceding

Wave motion in a material medium involves: A. the propagation of a disturbance, B. the transfer of energy, C. interparticle interactions, D. all of the preceding.

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Mastering Physics Solutions: Exercise 13.16

Mastering Physics Solutions: Exercise 13.16

On December 27, 2011, in Chapter 13: Vibrations and Waves, by Mastering Physics Solutions

Part A = 1/2 wavelength

For a standing wave on a rope, the distance between two adjacent antinodes is A. 1/4 wavelength, B. 1/2 wavelength, C. one wavelength, D. two wavelengths

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Mastering Physics Solutions: Exercise 13.14

Mastering Physics Solutions: Exercise 13.14

On December 27, 2011, in Chapter 13: Vibrations and Waves, by Mastering Physics Solutions

Part A = all of the preceding.

For two traveling waves to form standing waves, the waves must have the same: A. speed. B. amplitude. C. wavelength. D. all of the preceding.

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