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Unformatted text preview: B. The wavelength is unchanged but the wave speed doubles. C. Both wavelength and wave speed are unchanged. C Correct As you have discovered, when waves travel along a string, the wave speed remains unchanged, unless the properties of the string are changed. The wavelength can be varied only by changing the frequency, or alternatively the period, of the oscillator that creates the waves....
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course PHY 122 taught by Professor Svetlana during the Winter '07 term at Cal Poly Pomona.
- Winter '07