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Problem: Part AWhat is the amplitude of this wave?Part BWhat is the frequency of this wave?Part CWhat is the wavelength of this wave?

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Amplitude is the maximum displacement from the equilibrium position.

Frequency:

f=1T, where T is period. 

The velocity of wave propagation:

v=fλ, where f is frequency and λ is the wavelength.

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Part A

What is the amplitude of this wave?

Part B

What is the frequency of this wave?

Part C

What is the wavelength of this wave?


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