## Question

Transverse wave of amplitude 10 cm is generated at one end (*x* = 0) of a long string by a tuning fork of frequency 500 Hz. At a certain instant of time, the displacement of a particle *A* at *x* = 100 cm is – 5 cm and of particle *B* at *x* = 200 cm is +5 cm. What is the wavelength of the wave?

### Solution

2 cm

Which gives λ = 2 cm.

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