University Physics with Modern Physics with Mastering Physics (11th Edition)

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15.1: a) The period is twice the time to go from one extreme to the other, and s m 1.2 or s, m 20 . 1 s) (5.0 m) 00 . 6 ( = = λ = λ = T f v to two figures. b) The amplitude is half the total vertical distance, m. 310 . 0 c) The amplitude does not affect the wave speed; the new amplitude is
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Unformatted text preview: m. 150 . d) For the waves to exist, the water level cannot be level (horizontal), and the boat would tend to move along a wave toward the lower level, alternately in the direction of and opposed to the direction of the wave motion....
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