2009-05-1012Review Questions 61.How many natural frequencies does a continuous system have?2.How does a continuous system differ from a discrete system in the nature of its equation of motion?3.Are the boundary conditions important in a discrete system? Why?4.What is a wave equation? What is the solution of wave eq’n?5.What is the physical meaning of wave velocity?6.What are the forces acting on the string (transverse wave), rod (longitudinal wave), and bar (torsional wave)?3Review Questions 67.What is the main difference in the nature of the frequency equation of a discrete system and a
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Transverse wave, Fundamental physics concepts, Wave mechanics