Speed of a wave on a string z the speed of the wave

Info icon This preview shows pages 12–18. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Speed of a Wave on a String z The speed of the wave depends on the physical characteristics of the string and the tension to which the string is subjected z This assumes that the tension is not affected by the pulse z This does not assume any particular shape for the pulse tension mass/length T v µ = = animation
Image of page 12

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon