﻿   The displacement y of a particle executing simple harmonic motion is given by                                        The expression may be considered to be a result of the superposition of how many simple harmonic motions? : Kaysons Education

# The Displacement y of A Particle Executing Simple Harmonic Motion Is Given By                                        The Expression May Be Considered To Be A Result Of The Superposition Of How Many Simple Harmonic Motions?

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Correct option is

Three

We can write,  Therefore,

Thus y is a superposition of three simple harmonic motions of angular frequencies 9991000 and 1001 rad s–1. But a superposition of two or more simple harmonic motions of different frequency does not produce a simple harmonic motion. The statement of the question is incorrect.

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