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Problem: A transverse harmonic wave is moving to the right with speed of 10 m/s and wavelength 25 cm.1) What is the period and frequency of this wave?2) If the wave is on a string that is 12m long and is under a tension of 85 N, what is the mass of the string?

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A transverse harmonic wave is moving to the right with speed of 10 m/s and wavelength 25 cm.

1) What is the period and frequency of this wave?

2) If the wave is on a string that is 12m long and is under a tension of 85 N, what is the mass of the string?

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