## Question

Figure shows the shape of part of a long string in which transverse waves are produced by attaching one end of the string to tuning fork of frequency 250 Hz. What is the velocity of the waves?

### Solution

It is clear from the figure that the wavelength Now *V* = 250 Hz. Therefore *v* = *V*λ = 250 × 0.4 = 100 cm s^{–1} = 1 ms^{ –1}.

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