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Problem: What is the phase constant of the oscillation shown in the figure? Suppose that −180° ≤ ϕ ≤180°.

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General wave solution:

x(t)=A cos (ωt+ϕ)

Amplitude, A = 10 cm(1m/100cm) = 0.1 m.

At t = 0s:

ωt = 0

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What is the phase constant of the oscillation shown in the figure? Suppose that −180° ≤ ϕ ≤180°.

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