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Problem 39.3: Which wave is the sum?
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These animations show the electric field component of a traveling wave. Click and drag in each animation to see an alternative view of the wave. Restart.
Which wave represents the sum of Wave A and Wave B?
Problem authored by Melissa Dancy.