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Simple Harmonic Motion/Wave Motion

by pippermay
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pippermay
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Sep21-05, 07:58 PM
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Hi,

I need to find the frequency, amplitude, and period for the motion of a particle whose distance s from the origin is the given function.

s= 2sin2tcos2t.

This is what I came up with, can someone please tell me if I am doing this correctly.

sin2t = 2sintcost

s = sin4t

A= 1
P= Pi/2
F= 2/Pi

Thanks.
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Sep21-05, 08:50 PM
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Looks good to me. (Assuming that 2t is in radians.)
pippermay
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Sep22-05, 11:54 AM
P: 7
Thank you so much


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