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Figure 17-1 shows a wave movement during 1 second. What is the frequency of this wave? A. 2 hertz B. 2 meters/second C. 0.5 second D. 1 hertz Download jpg

Mindee Nelson

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Kevin Sutter on October 23, 2018

Based on the above figure, the correct answer would be option A. 2 hertz. The frequency of the wave movement during 1 second is 2 hertz. From 2cycles/second is equal to 2 hertz. You can also obtain this answer by using the wave speed equation, that is c=νλ. I hope this answers your question.

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