The speed of sound is approximately 340 m/s. If a sound wave has a wavelength of 0.68 meters, approximately what will the frequency be?

Cory Russell
2022-10-14
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Kenley Rasmussen

Answered 2022-10-15
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We know that speed v, frequency f and wavelength $\lambda $ are related as:

$v=\lambda \ast f$ so we get, rearranging:

$f=\frac{v}{\lambda}=\frac{340}{0.68}=500Hz$

$v=\lambda \ast f$ so we get, rearranging:

$f=\frac{v}{\lambda}=\frac{340}{0.68}=500Hz$

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