In this problem, we are required to demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between wavelength and
For both waves on strings and sound waves in tubes,
|A.) A higher mode number means a shorter wavelength.|
|B.) The mode number is independent of the wavelength.|
|C.) A higher mode number means a longer wavelength.|
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