The general equation of a transverse wave is:
Speed of the wave:
Speed, v = ω/k = 8.65π/0.0246π = 351.6 m/s.
The speed of the wave is 351.6 m/s.
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 speed, (b) the direction of propagation of the wave and (c) the maximum transverse speed of a particle in the string. (d) What is the transverse displacement at x = 1.77 cm when t = 0.705 s?
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