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41. Possible wavelengths are given by
λ
= 2
L
/
n
, where
L
is the length of the wire and
n
is
an integer. The corresponding frequencies are given by
f
=
v
/
λ
=
nv
/2
L
, where
v
is the
wave speed. The wave speed is given by
/,
vL
M
τμ
τ
==
where
is the tension in
the wire,
μ
is the linear mass density of the wire, and
M
is the mass of the wire.
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This note was uploaded on 06/03/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.
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