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Homework Help: Determining lowest f of standing wave

  1. Jan 23, 2005 #1
    If the length of a string with two fixed ends and three loops, along with the wave speed is given, how would you find the lowest frequence for standing waves on that string? I thought that the fundamental frequency determined the lowest frequency. Thanks for your help!

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  3. Jan 24, 2005 #2


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    How many wavelengths do 3 loops correspond to??How many loops are needed for the fundamental frequency...??

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