Problem 17.12: Determine the properties of the standing wave
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Two traveling waves (the top two panels) are depicted on a string (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). They are traveling in opposite directions and add to a standing wave as depicted in the bottom panel. Restart.
- What are the wavelength, frequency, and velocity of the initial two waves?
- What are the wavelength, frequency, and velocity of the resulting standing wave?