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GL123

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Suppose that a guitar string has a length of 1.1 m, a mass of 0.12 kg and a tension of 125 N. What is the speed of the wave on the string?

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  1. experimentX
    • 4 years ago
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    http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/waves/imgwav/vibstr3.gif

  2. apoorvk
    • 4 years ago
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    wave speed 'v' ---> \[v = \frac{\sqrt{T}} {\sqrt{mu}}\] where, T=tension mu=linear mass density (i.e. mass per unit length of the wire)

  3. apoorvk
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    that means, mu=mass/length

  4. hosein
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    Hi you can use from this: \[v=\sqrt{T/\lambda }\] where lambda is mass per meter

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