Problem: The equation of a transverse wave traveling along a very long string is y = 5.43 sin(0.0246πx+ 8.65πt), where x and y are expressed in centimeters and t is in seconds. Determine (a) the amplitude, (b) the wavelength, (c) the frequency.

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The equation of a transverse wave traveling along a very long string is y = 5.43 sin(0.0246πx+ 8.65πt), where x and y are expressed in centimeters and t is in seconds. Determine (a) the amplitude, (b) the wavelength, (c) the frequency.

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